Woman waves black flag at Sonia`s function

The police immediately swung into action and evicted her from the venue even as some of her supporters shouted slogans.

Updated: Apr 28, 2012, 15:43 PM IST

Tumkur: A woman on Saturday created a flutter at a function attended by Congress president Sonia Gandhi here by waving a black flag demanding reservation under SC category for her community.
As Gandhi began her speech at the 105th birthday celebrations of the head of Siddaganga Math Shivakumara Swami, the woman, a member of the Madiga Dandora community and seated among the audience, suddenly rose and waved a black flag.
The police immediately swung into action and evicted her from the venue even as some of her supporters shouted slogans.

PTI