KOCHI: Nearly 1,000 students and teachers of the Sacred Heart College and the CMI Public School Thevara participated in the ‘Nilpu Samaram’ initiated in front of the College campus on Wednesday. College Principal Prasanth Palakkappillil inaugurated the function.
The protest was in solidarity with the ‘Nilpu Samaram’ which is being held by Adivasi communities in front of the Thiruvananthapuram Secretariat for the past 130 days. The protest chain began from the college and reached the Thevara junction. The Nilpu Samaram was observed for an hour. After this, the students from Safi College, Kozhikode, performed a Kurangu Kali as part of the protest.