Members of the Rajya Raitha Sangha, Hasiru Sene, Kurubara Sangha, Janata Dal (Secular) and Kanaka Rakshana Vedike took out a procession here in protest against the arrest of B.M. Sathish, working president of the Janata Dal (Secular) on Friday.

Later, they staged dharna outside the tahsildar’s office demanding immediate release of Mr. Sathish.

Blaming the police for allegedly framing a false case against Mr. Sathish, they sought action against the police personnel concerned. — Staff Correspondent

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