Bangalore: The Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) on Saturday announced its plan to commence from October 2 training programmes for grassroots level leaders.
Kagodu Thimappa, former minister and chief of the monitoring committee of the party`s `Congress Nadige – Janara Balige` (Walk by Congress towards people) programme, told reporters that party leaders would conduct training programmes for booth and panchayat level presidents.
The purpose of imparting training to grassroots level leaders was to build strong and energetic cadres to take up issues affecting people, Thimappa said.
The training programmes would also inculcate party policies and programmes among its leaders, he said.
"Over 10,000 public meetings would be held at both the panchayat and booth levels," he added.
Thimappa said, the culmination ceremony of `Congress Nadige - Janara Balige` programme, which was launched in June this year, would take place at Kudalasangama on September 12.