CUDDALORE: The police on Monday took into preventive custody 61 members of the Tamil Nadu Ilaignar Sangham and the Tamilaga Uzhavar Munnani, who planned to stage black flag demonstration against Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa for his statements on sharing of the Cauvery waters.

Mr. Yeddyurappa offered worship at the Nataraja temple in Chidambaram on Monday and participated in a Rudra Yagna on the temple premises.

— Special Correspondent

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