Tamil Nadu Income Minister R.B. Udhayakumar, Minister for Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare V.M. Rajalakshmi and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) president M.Okay. Stalin led a whole bunch of individuals in paying homage to Dalit chief and freedom fighter Immanuel Sekaran on the event of his 62nd loss of life anniversary right here on Wednesday.
Folks from Sellur, the native village of the Dalit chief, paid their customary first homage adopted by relations on the memorial within the cemetery, This was adopted by the Ministers, accompanied by former MP A. Anwar Raja, Paramakudi MLA N. Sadan Prabakar and district secretary M.A. Muniasamy, paying homage by inserting wreaths.
Mr. Stalin, in a quick chat with reporters, paid glowing tributes to the Dalit chief, stating that the chief who had a stint within the Military led from the entrance the combat towards untouchability and had performed the untouchability eradication convention as early as in 1954. The DMK chief was accompanied by social gathering MP Kanimozhi and former Ministers I. Periyasamy, KKSSR Ramachandran, Suba Thangavelan, S. Ragupathy and A. Tamilarasi.
Observing the day as ‘Veeravanakka Naal’, the Devendrar Panpaattu Kazhagam, which organised the occasion, urged the federal government to declare the chief’s delivery anniversary on October 9 and the loss of life anniversary on September 11 as official occasions.
Elaborate safety preparations have been made with the deployment of about 5,000 police personnel, together with forces drawn from the Armed Reserve police and Tamil Nadu Particular Police, for the peaceable conduct of the occasion. Further Director Common of Police (Legislation and Order) Okay. Jayanth Murali and Inspector Common of Police (south zone) Okay.P. Shanmuga Rajeswaran have been tenting within the city and supervising the safety measures.
The Centre for Aerospace Analysis of the Madras Institute of Know-how, the Anna College, deployed a sophisticated model of the quadcopter-type Unmanned Aerial Car for surveillance and to assist the police in managing the group and automobile actions. The district police introduced your complete city and memorial website underneath the safety ring and monitored the state of affairs by way of digital eyes by putting in CCTV cameras in any respect strategic areas.