Black flag demonstrations were to be held across Tamil Nadu on Sept. 20 to condemn the BJP-led center, the ruling DMK and its allies said in Chennai on Sunday.
The move is part of the proposed nationwide joint agitation by the opposition parties between September 20 and 30 against the Center for its “anti-popular and anti-democratic” stance on several issues, including its “refusal” to withdraw the three farms. laws, the parties said.
According to decisions taken last month at a meeting of opposition parties chaired by Congress leader Sonia Gandhi, black flag protest demonstrations were to be held in Tamil Nadu, a joint statement by the DMK, Congress, left-wing parties, MDMK, IUML, VCK, MMK, KMDK and TVK said.
The protest demonstrations would be held in front of the homes of party workers and leaders, the statement said, adding: “Let’s protest together, let’s guard the secular, democratic Indian republic.”
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