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Chennai: DMK’s Stalin detained along with 400 others for protesting against TN Governor

The DMK has been critical of the Governor's interference in the administration of the state's affairs.

Chennai: M K Stalin arrest along with 400 others for protesting againt TN Governor
DMK working president M K Stalin was detained by the Chennai police on Saturday (PTI Photo)

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) working president M K Stalin was detained along with 400 others during a protest in Chennai on Saturday. They were protesting against the detainment of 300 party cadres in Tiruchirappalli (Trichy) who had raised black flags during Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit’s visit to the city a day earlier.

The DMK has been critical of the Governor’s interference in the administration of the state’s affairs. Stalin on Friday condemned the detainment of his party cadres.

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Purohit was reportedly in Namakkal district, outside Trichy, on Friday to inaugurate a Swachh Bharat programme.