BC Welfare Minister Kollu Ravindra said that the TDP government is committed to welfare of Kapus. He said that the government is organising a Runa Mela in Eluru. The Minister said that the Kapu Corporation has received 3.2 lakh applications seeking loans. Ravindra said that loans would be sanctioned to eligible beneficiaries from 3.2 lakh applications. The Minister said that loans will be granted to 32,000 beneficiaries in the first phase.