Taking forward the anti-CAA protest happening across the country, Congress launched a statewide protest campaign in Kerala. Senior Congress leaders including Shashi Tharoor, Ramesh Chennithala, and Mullappally Ramachandran are leading the protests in various city centers.
The march turned violent in parts of Trivandrum, Kochi, Wayanad, and Pathanamthitta as the police clashed with the protesters. Agitating MPs and MLAs and several Youth Congress Activists were detained by police. Ernakulam MP Hibi Eden has been detained.
Ramesh Chennithala who is leading the protest in Malappuram responded that the center is following the path of Savarkar. In the state capital, former Congress President M.M. Hassan opened the protest.