Novel protests and demonstrations marked the Samaikyandhra agitation in East Godavari district on Tuesday.

Employees staged protests with balloons and raised slogans against the proposed division of the State. Employees of the Animal Husbandry Department, Women and Child Welfare Department, Kakinada Municipal Corporation, court, and employees of the Rajiv Vidya Mission participated in the protests in front of the Collectorate here. Protests continued in Rajahmundry, Amalapuram, Tuni, Ramachandrapuram, and Peddapuram areas too during the day.