Hartal or Bandh is common in various states in India as a way to protest against an issue prevailing at that time. When ever a hartal is called everyone wants to know it’s reason. Hartal’s in Kerala are very common and so every one wants to know reasons of a hartal call now. Bandh has been banned by Court, but still it is being done in other forms like strike or hartal. Kerala hartal news that is coming out now is regarding Lakshmi Nair issue in Kerala at Trivandrum city. BJP Hartal in Thiruvananthapuram will start from morning 6 am.
On Wednesday, 1st February 2017, a hartal has been announced to protest against Lakshmi Nair who is Principal of Law academy and against cruelty of Police against protesters. On 31 January 2017 many BJP activists were injured in lathi charge which happened at Peroorkada in Trivandum. BJP, KSU, AISF, SFI were protesting against Lakshmi Nair of Law Academy. On 31-1-2017 College management informed SFI that they are removing Lakshmy Nair from position of Principal for next 5 years. Lakshmi Nair will not be allowed to continue even as a faculty for next five years.
But other political parties said that they were not called in for any meeting and they will no withdraw the strike. Only SFI who is a subsidiary of ruling Kerala party LDF has been informed of withdrawal of Principal. They demanded that Lakshmy Nair should give a resignation in writing, so that she will not become Principal of Law Academy again.
By afternoon on Tuesday, 31 January 2017 BJP activists tried to enter inside Law Academy Law College in peroorkada. Police tried to block them and this caused fighting between Police and BJP activists. Stones were thrown at Police and they in turn started lathi charge.
Many BJP activists were injured in this lathi charge by Police. To protest against this BJP has called for a strike on Wednesday, 1 February 2017 at Thiruvananthapuram district.
KSRTC buses was to function normal with Police protection if required. But there wil be lesser KSRTC buses running in raod due to fear of BJP protest. As transportation facilities like Private buses, auto rickshaws .etc. will not function. Most offices, shops, schools. etc. will be closed on 1-2-2017 due to Trivandrum hartal.
There will be no educational institutions like schools, colleges functioning on 1st February 2017 on Hartal at Trivandrum.
Kerala Hartal News
On 1-2-2017, a hartal has been called by BJP at Trivandrum district. This is to protest against brutaility by Police inattacking BJP activisist in front of Law Academy college in Thiruvananthapuram.
Hartal in Kerala Called by BJP on 1 February 2017
Asianet News about Hartal called by BJP party on Lakshmi Nair – Law Academy issue.
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Hartal Time, Date – 1, February (1-2-2017)
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