Ex-MP says CM responsible for Adivasi-Lambada rift

Hyderabad: Former MP Ravindra Naik has alleged that Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao was creating differences between the castes.

Speaking to the media here on Tuesday, Ravindra Naik said they lodged a complaint with President Ramnath Kovind against the Chief Minister. The Governor was not hearing the problems of the tribal people, he alleged and asked the State government not to see Adivasis and Lambadas separately. He said Adivasis and Lambadas were one only. He alleged that the rift between Adivasis and Lambadas started when the Chief Minister laid a foundation stone for Banjara Bhavan and Adivasi Bhavan separately.