Pro-Kannada organisations in Dharwad have urged the State Government to ban the Maharashtra Ekikaran Samiti (MES) in Belgaum. A meeting of the pro-Kannada organisations, presided over by Jaya Karnataka State working president Basavaraj S. Muttagi here on Monday, criticised the MES for trying to create unrest in Belgaum on language issues.

Activists of the Karnataka Rakshana Sene, Karnataka Rakshana Vedike and Karnataka Rakshana Vedike (Praveen Shetty fraction) took part in the meeting.

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