Mysuru: Fans of former minister and Congress leader D K Shivakumar have launched a silent protest at Agrahara circle in the city on September 7.
The fans under D K Shivakumar Swabhimani Balaga will stage protest daily from 11 am to 1 pm.
Mayor Pushpalatha Jagannath inaugurated the protest that will be staged for a few more days to condemn the arrest of Shivakumar by enforcement directorate (ED) personnel in money laundering case.
The people irrespective of party and caste, progressive thinkers, Kannada activists, youth activists, stree-shakti sangha and others are appealed to extend their support to aggravate the protest in the coming days.
Karnataka Pradesh Mahila Congress Committee president Dr Pushpa Amarnath, Mysore district city Congress Committee president R Murthy, MLC R Dharmasena, former MLA M K Somashekar, former deputy mayor Pushpavalli, Congress leaders Srinath Babu and Dairy Venkatesh participated in the protest.
– Team Mysoorunews