Black flags has been waved against the Minister Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan who was here in trivandrum, poojapura for the purpose of inagurating the solar electrification system for the central jail. Police have tried their level best to ward of the protestors which ended up in minor violence and one protestor has been injured as the minister’s escort vehicle has hit him. K Vikraman Nair who is the Branch Secretary of CPM Parachira Branch was the person who got injured in the accident.
Many protestors were also present infront of the special jail in kunjalumoodu, the minister was there to inagurate the solar – biogas plants in the jail. As the protestors has gained strength in numbers minister has avoided the main road and travelled back by bye roads and short cuts.
Considering the recent protests tight security was arranged for the minister in connection with the inauguration in both the jails and media were also not allowed to cover the event.