Staff Reporter

TIRUCHI: Members of Viduthalai Siruthaigal Katchi staged a demonstration here on Tuesday urging the State Government to file an appeal in the High Court in the cases relating to alleged atrocities committed against Dalits at Thinniyam in the district in 2002.

Led by party leader Thol. Tirumavalavan, party members from Tiruchi, Perambalur, Thanjavur, Pudukottai and Karur districts participated in the demonstration at Chinthamani near the Chathiram Bus Stand.

The party expressed dissatisfaction over the verdict given by a City court in the cases recently.

Viduthalai Siruthaigal Katchi also urged the State Government to file an appeal against the verdict.