Sircilla: The power loom weavers under the banner of CPI staged in a dharna in front of the Tahsildar’s office for food security cards. They organised a rally from the CPI office to Tahsildar office. After staging a dharma, the power loom weavers submitted a memorandum to the officials.
The CPI leaders Dasaradham alleged that weavers used to get 35 kilos of rice to the ration cards for conducting household survey.
The CPI leader stated that K Taraka Rama Rao the IT minister and local MLA has assured power loom weavers that they warned for Antyodaya cards of power loom weavers.
The officials have invalidated the Antyodaya cards even after the minister had warned them.He demanded that the minister should provide food security cards to the eligible power loom weavers immediately and take action against the erring officials, who conducted survey recklessly and eliminated Antyodaya cards.