DINDIGUL: While Pattali Makkal Katchi cadres staged a demonstration in the district, lawyers in the town burnt an effigy of the BJP leader Yeddyurappa in protest against violence in Karnataka.
They raised slogans against the Karnataka government and condemned destruction of property of Tamil people.
Similar demonstrations were held at Kodaikanal, Sempatti, Sanarpatti and Palani. The PMK party men also staged a demonstration at Uthamapalayam and Theni.
Adequate security was provided for the farm house of film actor Vishnuvardhan.