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Jallikattu protest: Ice House police station torched
Posted 23 Jan 2017 03:05 PM

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The clashes between security forces and Jallikattu supporters have immensely escalated, with the protesters going all out to get a permanent solution on Jallikattu, a traditional sport which claimed two lives on Sunday.

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> The protesters torched the Ice House Police Station near Marina Beach in Chennai as police disperse protesters. The police officials thereafter doused the fire with the help of fire extinguishers.

> Jallikattu supporters form human chain at Chennai’s Marina Beach to protest police officials trying to vacate the beach.

> Massive clashes took place between protesters and Police in Madurai’s Alanganallur , where many protesters got injured and had to be taken to hospital.

> Police forcefully removed protesters, who were gathered in huge numbers in Madurai’s Alanganallur.

> Police detained more than 100 protesting students near Meenakshi Hall in Coimbatore.

> DMK leaders on Monday walked out from the assembly as Tamil Nadu Governor spoke on the issue of Jallikattu .

> DMK leader MK Stalin, while speaking in favour of Jallikattu said, “The state Government has totally mismanaged the situation and have failed to engage with students”.

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