Actor Rajinikanth, along with fellow actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan at a protest in support of ongoing agitations in Tamil Nadu for the constitution of the Cauvery Management Board (CBM) and demanding closure of Sterlite copper plant in Tuticorin, in Chennai
DMK Working President MK Stalin being detained by police personnel for staging a flash over the anti-Sterlite violence at Tuticorin in which at least 11 people have been killed and scores injured, in Chennai.
Activists from Trade Union of Communist Party of India protest against the open fire on Sterlite Copper Industry agitators by police personnel, which killed at least nine people in Tuticorin, in Chennai.
Smoke billows from a buring bus during protests demanding the closure of Vedanta's Sterlite Copper unit, in Tuticorin. In fresh violence one person was killed during the clash, after police's open fire killing at least ten people yesterday, and injuring many others.