Visakhapatnam: A training programme on tribal rights for schedule tribe (ST) volunteers was conducted at the Visakhapatnam District Bar Association library hall here. ST volunteers from Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts participated in the programme.
V Jayasurya, chairman of the District Legal Services Authority and Visakhapatnam district judge, exhorted the tribal volunteers to make use of all government schemes. He stressed the need for creating awareness among tribals about their rights. R Sriramulu Naidu, project director, DWMA, Visakhapatnam, Satti Babu, special deputy collector, APIIC, and others spoke.