Several detained for organising Jallikattu


jallikattuTamil Nadu police on Sunday detained several people for attempting to organise the bull taming sport or Jallikattu in different districts.

Shops at several localities remained closed. Police said, strict vigil is being maintained and police stations have been alerted to prevent any attempt to hold Jallikattu.

The supporters of the sport along with major political parties in the State have been demanding an ordinance for conducting Jallikattu after the Supreme Court imposed a ban on it.