'Kapu community will get due share', says TDP president Chandrababu Naidu~
February 15, 2014 - Hyderabad
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president Nara Chandrababu Naidu addressing at Praja Garjana rally in Tadepalligudem on Saturday promised that Kapu community will get reservation in education and jobs if voted to power.
Addressing a huge rally, Naidu promised that he would appoint a commission to work out modalities for implementing the promise. Welcoming the former minister Bandaru Satyananda Rao into the party again, he could send signals that Kapu community will get it's due share.
Chandrababu Naidu recalled that he had chosen Thota Sitaramalakshmi, the party's West Godavari district leader hailing from the Kapu community as a Rajya Sabha member only as part of the endeavour in this direction.
The TDP chief announced a number of sops that included the extension of retirement of age for government employees upto 60 years from the present 58, hike of old age and widow pensions from the present Rs.200 to Rs.1,000, waiver of farm loans and SHG loans and allocation of Rs.500 core in the state budget for the welfare of Brahmins.