All India Congress Committee (AICC) member Karthick Chidambaram visited the riot-affected Natham, Anna Nagar and Kondampatti new and old colonies on Thursday. Talking to reporters, he said that the violence that took place on November 7 against Dalits at Naikkankottai was highly condemnable.

He assured the affected people of all possible help from the central agencies like nationalised banks and insurance companies.

Earlier addressing the people, Mr. Karthick said, he was against the caste-based census being undertaken by the Union Government. Mr. Karthick Chidambaram also distributed 300 gas stoves worth over Rs. 6 lakh to the affected Dalit families.