Chennai: MDMK leader Vaiko was on Wednesday taken into custody for trying to block incoming traffic from Kerala into Tamil Nadu.
Vaiko was held in the state’s Theni district along with some hundred supporters for blocking traffic.
The MDMK leader was protesting against Kerala government's demand for decommissioning the Mullaperiyar dam.
The MDMK along with other political outfits had said that they would on Wednesday block all the roads connecting the neighbouring state with Tamil Nadu.
First Published: Wednesday, December 21, 2011, 08:35