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Congress President Sonia Gandhi, on Friday, asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackrey to strengthen SC/ST communities and proposed few initiatives for the same.
While addressing a press conference at AICC headquarters in New Delhi, Karnataka MLA H-K Patil (Gadag constituency), conveyed the same on Gandhi’s behalf.
“There should be a specific budget allocation for SC/ST communities. Initiatives must be taken to stimulate entrepreneurship among the youth of scheduled tribes. Maharashtra government should conduct rapid recruitment drives and start skill development training for students of reserved category,” Patil read Gandhi’s remarks.