Mysuru, September 4:- Congress has been staging protests across the state on Wednesday, condemning the arrest of former minister and senior Congress leader DK Shivakumar. Fans of MLA Shivakumar, village panchayat members and Congress workers staged protest at Belavadi Circle in the city on Wednesday.
The protesters shouted slogans against Bharatiya Janata Party and blocked the road by placing tyres on the road. A woman also staged protest by lying down on the middle of the road. The activists alleged BJP government’s vendetta politics in the arrest of DK Shivakumar.
Village Panchayat member Ramachandra Gowda, Chaddi Mahadev, Srinivas, Borappa, Siddegowda, Mariswamy and others were present. (GK, NGB)