Republic day rehearsals postponed because of Jallikattu protests
At the time of Republic Day, national flag said to be hoisted near Gandhi Statue at Marina Kamarajar Salai. The armed police personnel is said to be rehearsing the parade. At this year, republic day rehearsals were supposed to start on 19th, 21st and 24th.
City police has announced that the vehicles are not permitted at Kamarajar Salai between 6 am and 10 am on the rehearsal days and on republic day, Vehicles are not permitted from Light house to War memorial.
Public, students and many other organizations are protest against the ban on Jallikattu. This protest is said to go on, rehearsal were supposed to take place yesterday were been postponed. At this venue for rehearsal was supposed to take place on 21st was said to be changed.