Pathanamthitta: Eight BJP activists have been taken in preventive detention by the police in Sabarimala on Tuesday. Police confirmed their BJP-RSS links after questioning them.
According to police they are activists who came to Sabarimala as per the BJP circular that asked the district units to send activists to Sabarimala. As per the circular BJP activists from Kollam Paravoor were to reach Sannidhanam today.
Later they were taken from Sannidhanam to Pampa then to Nilakkal. It has been decided to let them off on the assurance that they will be board buses to their respective places.
Police have assured that no cases will be registered against them.