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According to sources, several persons belonging to both sides were injured in the clash, which occurred around 7.30 pm.
Togadia was in Kerala capital to address a gathering of AHP workers who had walked from Pandalam to the capital in protest against the state government implementing the SC order.
The hartal will be from 6 am to 6 pm on Monday. Essential services including hospitals have been given an exemption.
Hartal is in the bones of the people of Kerala, according to Shashi Tharoor MP.
The structure was pulled down by Monday morning.
The court issued the order on a petition filed by Sojan Paviyanose, ward member, Mallappally panchayat, seeking to ban forced hartal.
The travelling public was hit hard as there was no conveyance available, with buses and autorickshaws staying off the roads.
The 12-hour hartal called by the UDF and LDF affected post-flood relief operations as unloading of materials from parcel vans both at the Palakkad and Shoranur junctions came to a grinding halt.
The near-total dawn-to-dusk hartal called by the ruling front and the opposition parties, as part of a nation-wide strike against the fuel price hike, disrupted normal life in state on Monday.
All shops remained closed and functioning of private and government offices was badly affected. Both the LDF and the UDF staged rallies in the morning demanding immediate reduction of fuel prices.
Senior Congress leader V D Satheesan has chosen to stay away from Monday’s hartal saying that Kerala is yet to complete the relief and rehabilitation of flood victims.
The nationwide hartal called by Left parties from 6 am to 6 pm should be observed without affecting flood relief activities, said LDF convener A Vijayaraghavan.
Normal life is expected to be affected on September 10 in the state, as both LDF and UDF have called for a hartal from 6 am to 6 pm.
The organisation’s ‘Prant Karyavah’ (state secretary) P Gopalankutty Master said RSS was hopeful the Supreme Court would examine all aspects before deciding on the issue.
Various Hindu organisations had called the hartal in protest of the government's stance in favour of entry of women in the 10-50 age group in Sabarimala.