Jallikattu row: DMK announces state-wide ‘Rail Roko’ protest, workers break barricades
Chennai, Jan 20 (ANI): As protests over the ban on bull-taming sport, Jallikattu, continue to keep Tamil Nadu on the edge, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Friday announced a state-wide ‘rail roko’ agitation, where they will create a massive blockade around the state’s railway stations. Party’s Working President M.K. Stalin staged a protest at the Mambalam Railway Station and MP Kanimozhi held the protest at Chennai’s Egmore railway station in support of Jallikattu. Around 1 lakh youth have gathered to protest at Chennai’s Marina Beach and also across the state. Meanwhile, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) workers broke barricading in Mambalam, while protesting in support of Jallikattu.