ADVERTISEMENT

TN CM should resign over firing: Ramadoss

TN CM should resign over firing: Ramadoss

Published
Hot News Text
1 min read
S. Ramadoss. (File Photo: IANS)
Chennai, May 23 (IANS) PMK founder S. Ramadoss on Wednesday demanded Chief Minister K. Palaniswami's resignation in the wake of the death of 11 persons in police firing in Thoothukudi during protests over a Sterlite Copper smelter plant.
In a statement here, Ramadoss said the Chief Minister and other senior government officials should have met the affected people and consoled them.
Instead, the PMK leader said, the government stationed police in the fishing villages to threaten people, which resulted in violence in Anna Nagar and a person was killed in Thoothukudi on Wednesday. Ten people died on Tuesday.
--IANS
vj/tsb/mr

(This story was auto-published from a syndicated feed. No part of the story has been edited by The Quint.)

(This story was auto-published from a syndicated feed. No part of the story has been edited by The Quint.)

(The Quint is available on Telegram. For handpicked stories every day, subscribe to us on Telegram)

We'll get through this! Meanwhile, here's all you need to know about the Coronavirus outbreak to keep yourself safe, informed, and updated.

Liked this story? We'll send you more. Subscribe to The Quint's newsletter and get selected stories delivered to your inbox every day. Click to get started.

The Quint is available on Telegram & WhatsApp too, click to join.

ADVERTISEMENT
Stay Updated

Subscribe To Our Daily Newsletter And Get News Delivered Straight To Your Inbox.

Join over 120,000 subscribers!
ADVERTISEMENT