December 6th, 2011
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Mullaperiyar: Protestors block SHRC chairman

Mullaperiyar-protestKumily: Protestors blocked State Human Rights Commissioner Justice JB Koshy who had visited Mullaperiyar dam today. SHRC was to study the problems associated with the dam and find a solution to the issue.

The Mlamala protestors prevented the State Human Rights Commissioner and others from performing their duty. The officers were forced to return to Kochi. The protesters blocked his vehicle and surrounded it. The protestors claimed that the visit of  SHRC was mere hypocrisy for they had not done anything all these years.

Commission chairman Justice J B Koshy said he respects the public sentiments. The SHRC had decided to visit the site as per the petition submitted by Mr Jomon.





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