Parisara Jagruti Vedike staged protest against the orders of Supreme Court on releasing water to Tamil Nadu. The forum protested in front of the Bannur Ring Road at Devegowda Circle, on Fridaymorning.
“The Cauvery dispute can be solved only when our representatives join hands with us. It is the prior responsiblity of the elected representatives from Karnataka to solve such major problems the state is facing. The irony is, we are protesting to get water from the river which originates and flows from our own motherland,” said, state president of Karnataka Parisara Jagruti Vedike, T Mahadevaswamy.
Zilla panchayat member Madegowda, writer Lathamohan, Bannur Blood donation Organisation president Nayangowda, Dr Harsha, vice-president of Parisara Jagruti Vedike Prof Jagadish, office bearers Sunil Aradhya, Mayigashetty, T L Lokesh, Nagarajappa, Keshavamurthy, K Mahesh, BNI office bearers Sacchidananda, Jayaprakash, Vijay, Manjunath, Somashekar, Sandesh, Ayushman, pro-Kannada activists and public participated in the protest.