GOVERNMENT OF ANDHRA PRADESH
A B S T R A C T:
|Tribal Welfare Department - Caste verification - Sri M.Madhusudha Reddy, S/o. M.Raghava Reddy, Employee South Central Railway, Tirupathi, Chittoor District - Appeal Petition filed Under Sec. 7 (2) of A.P. SCs, STs & BCs Act.No.16 of 1993 - Appeal petition rejected - Orders - Issued.|
SOCIAL WELFARE (CV.2) DEPARTMENT
Read the following:
1. From the Collector., Chittoor. Procdgs.Rc. No.D.DIS(C3)/14803/94 dt.23-4-97.
2. Appeal petition filed by Sri M.Madhusudhan Reddy,
S/o. M.Raghava Reddy, dt.21-7-1997.
3. Govt. Memo.No.13232/CV.2/97-1 dt.13-7-1997.
4. From the Collector, Chittoor Lr.Rc. No.C3/16536/97dt.10-12-99.
5. Govt. Memo.No.13232/CV.2/97-6 dt.14-6-2000.
O R D E R:
The General Manager, Vigilance, South Central Railway,Secunderabad in his letter dt.16-5-1994 and 21-7-1994
has reported that Sri M. Madhusudhan Reddy, S/o. M.Raghava Reddyhas produced false (ST) community certificate to
gain advantage of the benefits and the individual belongs toEguvamathyam (V), Chittoor Dist., his father is retired
Railway Employee settled at Tirupathi. The family members of SriM.Raghava Reddy of Eguvamathyam village belongs
to "Reddy" community which is a forward caste in AndhraPradesh. The General Manager, South Central Railway has
finally requested the Collector, Chittoor to make discretenquiry in to the caste of the above individual.
2. The above matter was got enquired through the RevenueDivisional Officer, Chittoor. As per the report of the
Revenue Divisional Officer, Chittoor, it is known that SriM.Madhusudhan Reddy is not residing at Eguvamathyam village
in Tavanampalle Mandal, Chittoor District. His father SriM.Raghava Reddy is residing at Tirupathi. The surname "M"
meant for Mapakshi and that he has got releative in Eguvamethyam(V) and belong to Kapu (OC) caste only. The
village Administrative Officer and Villagers of Eguvamathyamvillage have stated that there are no "Konda Kapu" caste
people in their village and Sri M.Doraswamy Reddy who is elderbrother of Sri M.Raghava Reddy and his relatives ie., his
daughter in Law and Son-in-Law etc., are the residents ofEguvamathyam village and they belongs to "Kapu caste" (OC)
only. Further Konda Kapu are those are who are living in agencyareas and its adjoining areas. There is no Konda Kapu
caste notified in Chittoor District.
3. In view of the above report it has been come to the conclusionby the Collector, Chittoor that the individual
belongs to "Kapu caste" (OC) but not"Kondakapu" (ST). In pursuance of powers conferred as per G.O.Ms.No.282,
S.W.(J2) Dept. dt.19-12-88, the (ST) caste certificate issued bythebthen Tahsildar, Chandragiri to Sri M.Madhusudhan
Reddy, S/o.M.Raghava Reddy has been cancelled by Collector,Chittoor District vide proceedings D.Dis.14803/94
4. Aggreived by the Procdgs. of the Collector & DistrictMagistrate, Chittoor district in the reference first
read above Sri M.Madhusudhan Reddy, S/o. M.Raghava Reddy hasfiled an Appeal petition U/s. 7(2) of Act, 16/93 before
the Government and requested to suspend the Procdgs. ofCollector, Chittoor District and pass such order or orders as
the Government may deem fit and proper.
5. In the reference third read above the Government issued stayorders on the operation of Collector, Chittoor
proceedings first read above and the Collector has been requestedto furnish the parawise remarks and original records
of the case to Government for further action. Accordingly, theCollector, Chittoor Dist. has furnished the records vide
his letter fourth read above.
6. In the reference fifth read above hearing notice were issuedto the appellant and his advocate for attending the
hearing of the appeal and putforth their arguments for finalisingthe social status of the individual by Government.
The appellant and his council are attended on 10-07-2000 at 4.00P.M. for hearing in the Office Chambers of the
Minister for Tribal Welfare. The appellant failed to produce anydocumentary evidence in support of his claim.
7. After careful consideration of the records available with theGovernment the Appeal Petition filed by the appellant
is rejected taking in view the material available on record asper section 7 (2) of A.P.(SCs, STs & BCs) Regulation of issue
of community certificate's Act, No.16/93. The proceedings of theCollector, Chittoor District issued vide Proceedings
No.D.DIS(C3)/14803/94 dt.23-4-1997 are confirmed, and the staygrated by Govt. Memo.No.13232/CV.2/97-1
dt.13-7-1997 on the operation of Proceedings of the Collector,Chittoor District is hereby vacated.
8. The records received from the Collector, Chittoor Districtvide reference fourth read above file bearing No.
D.Dis.(C3) 14803/94, dt.23-4-1997 containing pages 1 to 124 Cf.and 1 to 12 Nf. are returned herewith to the
Collector, Chittoor District and he is requested to acknowledgethe receipt of the same immediately.
(BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THEGOVERNOR OR ANDHRA PRADESH)
SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT(TW).
Sri M.Madhusudhan Reddy,
Chief Workshop Manager,
Carriage Repairs Shops,
South Central Railway,
Sri A.T.M.Rangaramanujam, Advocate,
3-6-369/A/10, Street No.1, Himayatnagar, Hyd.29.
The Collector & Dist. Magistrate, Chittoor.
(with original records)
The Director of Tribal Welfare, A.P. Hyderabad.
The Chief Personnel Officer, Rail Nilayam,
South Central Railway, Sec'bad.500 071.
P.S. to M (TW)
P.S. to Secy. (TW).
P.A. to Dy. Secy.(TW)
//FORWARDED BY ORDER//