Thiruvananthapuram: The People's Democratic Party (PDP) has called off the state-wide hartal that was planned on Wednesday.

PDP vice president Subair Swalahi said that the hartal is being called off as per Abdul Nasser Madani’s instruction.

Earlier, the hartal was planned to protest the denial of bail to Madani by a Bengaluru court. 

Madani had submitted the bail plea inorder to participate in the wedding of his son Umar Mukhthar to be held in Thalassery on August 9.