Thoothukudi

Thoothukudi anti-Sterlite protests: Tension continues for third day, death toll due to police firing rises to 13

Tension continued to prevail in Thoothukudi for the third consecutive day as the death toll due to police firing at anti-Sterlite protesters rose to 13.

published on : 24th May 2018

IN PICTURES | Sterlite Protest intensifies as mob, police clash in Thoothukudi for second day

Thoothukudi continues to boil over as police, anti-Sterlite protestors clashed at different places in the city.

published on : 23rd May 2018

Day after police firing at Sterlite copper plant protestors, Thoothukudi streets don a deserted look

11 people, including two women and a teenager, were killed and 20 others grievously injured after police reportedly opened fire multiple times against anti-Sterlite protesters in Thoothukudi on Tuesday.

published on : 23rd May 2018

Massive clashes erupt between police, mob as Thoothukudi Sterlite protest turns violent

The 100th day of the Sterlite protest took a violent turn after local cops opened fire against protestors. The protestors were on a rally towards the district collectorate campus, despite section 144 being clamped in the town area.

published on : 22nd May 2018