Ryots’ conference at Mudigubba.
A Conference of the ryots of Dharmavaram Kadiri, and Penukonda taluks was held on the 11th instant at Mudigubba under the presidency of Mr. B.R. Venguswamyier. Three hundred ryots assembled. A large number of leading gentlemen of the district attended. Proceedings began with the singing of “Vande Mataram’’ by Messrs. Sivasankaram Pillai, Dosigal, Venkatareddy and Pamudurty Bayyapareddy welcomed the delegates. The President dwelt at length on the agricultural needs of the district, exhorted the ryots to take to improved methods while appreciating the spirit awakened in the various communities of southern India, socially and politically.