The cadre of Bharathiya Janata Party (BJP) held a demonstration in Nagaraja Thidal in Nagercoil, as part of ‘July Agitation’ demanding the Government to extend scholarship to poor Hindu students on Sunday.

The State president of BJP, Pon. Radhakrishnan, former president C.P.Radhakrishnan, state secretary Vanathi Sreenivasan took part in the agitation.

The traffic was diverted on alternative routes as more than 20,000 BJP activists thronged the Nagaraja Thidal to participate in the demonstration.

The police had made elaborate security arrangements as part of precautionary measures.

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