Constitution Day: Debate over socialism, secularism
Professor PL Vishweshwar Rao said 25 per cent of Indian GDP is controlled by 100 industrialists. He said 70 per cent Dalits are dropping from schools without completing tenth class. TPCC official spokesperson Addanki Dayakar said that there is no political and social equality for Dalits, who constitute 40 per cent of Indian population. BJP official spokesperson Prakash Reddy said 44 per cent of Dalits and 38 per cent tribals are still in below poverty line. The AP KVPS vice-president Subba Rao said that untouchability is still prevailing in 100 forms in Andhra Pradesh.