Basaveshwara, Egalitarian and Nonpariel: Telangana CM

Published on April 21, 2015 13:08:08 PM
The efforts of saint Basaveshwara to eschew all caste barriers to create an egalitarian society will inspire generations to come, said Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

He participated in the birth anniversary celebrations of the 12th century social reformer saint Basaveshwara, in the Ravindra Bharathi auditorium.

The chief minister said that the government of Telangana will be officially celebrating the Basava Jayanthi (birth anniversary of saint Basaveshwara) every year officially from now. Many devotees and dignitaries attended the event.