New Delhi: An MP from Tamil Nadu on Wednesday sat on a fast inside Parliament House complex demanding that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh intervenes and stops Kerala from constructing a new dam near the Mullaperiyar dam.
Thol Thirumavalavan of the Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi
launched the fast in the morning condemning Kerala`s attitude
in the Mullaperiyar dam issue.
The MP demanded that Singh intervenes in the issue
immediately and prevents Kerala from constructing a new dam
near the 116-year-old structure.
DMK MPs like Tiruchi Siva joined the fast and expressed
solidarity with Thirumavalavan.