Dalits urged to join BSP
DH News Service
HASSAN, July 2:Renowned artist K T Shivprasad has called upon the Dalits belonging to different parties to quit and join the Bahujan Samaj party. He said this during a discussion organised on the occasion of Prof B Krishnappa's 63rd birthday, by the Dalit Sangharsha Samiti.
Speaking on the occasion, DSS leader N Giriyappa said that Prof Krishnappa had worked to bring about social equality and to eradicate untouchability in the state. He also called upon the Dalits to join the Bahujan Samaj Party.
DSS state convenor Sridhar Kaliveera, who also spoke, called upon the Dalits to follow the footsteps of Dr Ambedkar and Prof Krishnappa. District DSS convenor Eresh Hirehalli and Bahujan Samjawadi leader B C Shankarachar and others were also present.