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Chennai Community That Helped Jallikattu Protester

By Preeti Sigh On 29 Jan, 2017

The Nadukuppam fish market near the Marina Beach in Chennai is in ashes. Around 200 families now have no place to sell their fish. The community says the police themselves set the market on fire on Monday as local people from the area gave shelter to protesters after police started forcefully evicting them from the beach - the venue of the week-long protests demanding the legalisation of traditional bull-taming sport Jallikattu.

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