Internet services in Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu were restored yesterday. “The internet facility we are restoring it from tonight, the people can avail the facility without any problem,” TK Rajendran, DGP, Tamil Nadu said.
“We assessed the existing situation and the officers and strength deployment, accordingly we are withdrawing some officer and strength but we are keeping adequate strength to take care of peace in entire district. I request people to cooperate in bringing back normalcy in entire district,” he added.
The death toll in the anti-Sterlite protests in Tamil Nadu’s Tuticorin climbed to 13 while more than 70 people were reported injured in Anti-Sterlite protests.
The people of Tuticorin have been protesting against Sterlite industries for months. The protesters were demanding a ban on the Sterlite Industries, alleging it was polluting groundwater and various environmental hazards.
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