Undavalli brings out new secret on 'Kamma community'

Mr. Undavalli Arun Kumar has made many interesting statements on the castes in Andhra Politics.
Written By Siddhu Manchikanti | Updated: February 17, 2020 20:45 IST
Undavalli brings out new secret on 'Kamma community'

The influence of caste on the politics of Andhra Pradesh is very high. The impact of the cast is higher in Telangana when compared to Andhra Pradesh. People of both Kamma and Reddy caste have been fighting against each other for ages. However, regarding this issue. Mr. Undavalli Arun Kumar has made many interesting statements. He described the dominance of both the castes in Andhra Politics. In fact, he said that neither Reddy nor Kamma are demographically larger castes.

 
"But since independence, over 50 percent of the candidates who contested the election have come from these two castes, " said Kumar. Of the two castes, 27% are from one caste and 22% from another caste in the assembly. The caste equations according to him have emerged over the period. All of these dynamics had listed in a book written by Kommineni Roa. That says it's quite an interesting area to explore.




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