Puthuvype IOC plant: Protesters including women arrested
Kochi: The protesters who violated curfew and staged a strike in front of the proposed LPG plant of the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) in Puthuvype here were arrested. The strike was conducted demanding to stop construction of the plant.
Protesters including women conducted a march to the project site and staged a sit-in protest in front of the police barricade violating the curfew. Women were at the forefront of the protest.
Earlier, the action council had informed that they will conduct a protest march to the project site violating curfew. Section 144 was imposed here a few days ago in view of the protests.