Mysuru, October 20:- Former MLA from KR Constituency, M K Somashekar led a protest against the unscientific hike in petrol and diesel prices here on Monday (October 18). Congress leaders and volunteers were protesting near the RTO Circle petrol bunk. As if to mock at the hike, they garlanded the poster of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with a garland of 100 rupee notes.
Congress city president R Murthy, block Congress president G Somashekar, Shridhar, MCC councillor J Gopi, M Sunil, publicity committee president Dr M K Ashok, DCC secretary Diary Venkatesh, Asangathit division president J Vinay Kumar and other Congress members were present. (AM/KS)