CPI (M) politburo member Brinda Karat arrested in Tamil Nadu

September 12th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI  

Madurai (TN), Sep 12 (ANI): CPI (M) politburo member Brinda Karat was arrested on Saturday at a village in Tamil Nadu.

According to sources Karat was arrested with some All India Democratic Women’s Association (AIDWA) activists when they were on their way to a village in Madurai district.

Sources added that she was arrested because she was trying to conduct a meeting in the village, which is caste sensitive village.

The village lies in the Usilampatti subdivision in Madurai district having a history of caste clashes. (ANI)

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