Kochi: For the second day, IT professionals
on Thursday took out a march here raising slogans against the arrest
of civil rights activist Anna Hazare.
The professionals numbering about 500, holding placards and
carrying the national flag, took out the march, Rajesh, who
led the protest, said.
The march was taken out during the lunch break at the
Ruby, a software engineer, said the arrest of Hazare was
`baseless` and `unbelievable`.
"I am very depressed, and I support the cause. We want the
Lokpal Bill to be passed," she said.
Rajesh said efforts were on to mobilise the college
students also for the protest.
Elsewhere in the city, a relay fast is being organised at
the Gandhi Bhavan in which women volunteers are also
Yesterday, a small group took out the march to the
Collectorate condemning the arrest of Hazare.