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No to noose:Members of various organisations staging a demonstration against death penalty in Thanjavur on Tuesday.— Photo:B.Velankanni Raj
No to noose:Members of various organisations staging a demonstration against death penalty in Thanjavur on Tuesday.— Photo:B.Velankanni Raj

Members of various organisations staged a demonstration under the banner “People's movement against Capital punishment” near railway station here on Tuesday seeking a ban on capital punishment.

They said that the punishment militated against humanism and opportunity for guilty to reform themselves.

Participants

A. Nalladurai of People's Movement Against Capital Punishment, led the agitation. India Poduvudamai Katchi, Thamizhar Desiya Iyakkam, Naam Thamizhar Katchi, MDMK, Viduthalai Siruthaigal Katchi, India Tawheed Jamat, Manitha Neya Makkal Katchi, Thamizh Desa Poduvudamai Katchi, Tamil Nadu Makkal Jananayaga Katchi, and Pattali Makkal Katchi participated.

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