NEWSDIAS, August 27:Sri Ananta Nayak, Member of National Commission for Scheduled Tribes and former Lok Sabha Member, has met Andhra Pradesh Governor Sri Biswa Bhusan Harichandan at Raj Bhavan on a courtesy visit on Friday. Sri Ananta Nayak briefed the Governor on the activities of the National Commission for STs and discussed about the issues faced by the people belonging to Scheduled Tribes and how the Commission takes proactive action to resolve the issues in coordination with various State Governments. Sri Nayak further explained about several welfare schemes implemented for the exclusive benefit and development of Scheduled Tribes.
Sri R.P. Sisodia, Special Chief Secretary to Governor, Sri A. Shyam Prasad, Joint Secretary to Governor, Sri Kondala Rao and Sri Eswara Rao, Deputy Directors of Tribal Welfare department and Sri Rukmangadaiah, District Tribal Welfare Officer, were also present during the meeting.