Vijayawada, Aug 02: The Andhra Pradesh opposition YSR Congress Party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has once again made his party's stand on the Kapu reservations issue.
Speaking at a mammoth public meeting at Pithapuram, YS Jagan said that his party is firm on the Kapu reservations.
"I only said since the Centre was seized of the matter, it could be resolved by the Centre in the wake of the Supreme Court judgment. I made it clear in the past that our party is for the reservations to Kapus without affecting the existing quota and there is no question of going back on my stand", he asserted.
"In the Evening, I participated in a massive public meeting in Pithapuram. It was at the same venue that Chandrababu, during last election campaign had promised to bring Kapu community under BCs within six months of coming to power. With next elections in six months from now, this promise is being reminded to the people:. He clarified his stand on Kapu reservations in the public meeting
The YSRCP chief has lashed out at Chandrababu stating that the latter had promised to allocate Rs 5,000 cores but had just given a pittance. "I will allocate Rs 10,000 crores for Kapu Corporation," he added.
Kapu women leaders met YS Jagan and expressed happiness over his assurances on Kapu Community. They also felicitate YS Jagan with flowers.