Makkal Adhikaram, an organisation consisting of 80 protesters including women and few children staged a protest by burning the BJP flag in front of the Dhashina Bharat Hindi Prachar sabha at Tennur in Trichy over Cauvery row. The protestors smeared the name of the sabha engraved on the wall with black paint despite police attempting to prevent them.When they tried to enter the Sabha, the police prevented them leading to minor scuffle between the police and the protestors under Tennur bridge.
Further, they turned towards the road and burnt a flag of BJP and started beating up the effigies Prime Minister Modi with slippers. They also raised slogans against the central government for not constituting Cauvery management board (CMB). The police managed to arrest around 65 agitators including few women in the protest.