Thoothukudi MP and DMK leader Kanimozhi led a protest in Chennai on Sunday, condemning the Centre and the Manipur government for their failure to prevent the violence in the northeastern state. The protest, organized by the women’s wing of the DMK, saw significant participation of women cadre and party members, including Chennai South MP Thamizhachi Thangapandian and former MP Helen Davidson.
Demonstrators held placards with slogans criticizing the BJP government at the Centre and the Manipur government. They also raised slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and accused him of neglecting the grave situation in Manipur. Kanimozhi accused the Prime Minister of remaining silent while the state witnessed riots, violence against women, and widespread unrest, leaving thousands affected without proper aid or treatment.