Mangalore 15 Jan : The Protest. rally has been organised at a ground in Adyar-Kannur today National Highway 75 .
More than Three lakh people are attended rally against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the proposed National Register of Citizens (NRC) organised by Muslim Central Committee of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi .Ex MLC K.S. Mohammed Masood, president of the committee presided. Dk Dist Qazi Twaqa Ahmed Musliyar Made Innougrated protest by DUA.
Udupi Qazi Bekala Ibrahim Musliyar said this NRC against the all Indians not a Muslim community problem .
Activist and author Harsh Mander appealed We shuld adopt Gandhian model of non copration movement against BJP govt. CAA is against the counsitution which protect right’s of equality and freedom.
Columnist Shivsunder questioned congress leadership why not cancelled NPR during they was in power at centre.
CAA is hidden agenda for declaring secular india to Hindu Rashtra.
MLA U T Kader , SYS G Secretary Dr Abdul Rashid Zainy, Samastha leader Abdul Aziz Darimi, SDPI State President Elyas mohammad tumbay , vinay Kumar sorake , Mohiuddin Bawa . mohammad Ali B A, Ex Minister Ramanath Rai., JDS Party MLC B M Farooq ,MLC Harish Kumar, Yenopoya Abdullah Kunchi, TRF chairman Abdul Rauf puthige ,Jamath Islami State Secretery Mohamed Kunchi, Kanchur U K Monu, Azad Mansoor, G A Bawa, Dyfi dist Leader B k imthiyaz Was present .
IAS officer Kannan Gopinathan, Advocate Sudhir Kumar Maroli w addressed the gathering. PFI state President Mohamed Salina and other dignitaries adressed. Mumtaz Ali given vote of Thanks, Ibrahim kodijal made welcome speach
A procession of 100 boats was taken out from Kotepura Ullal , Harekala, Pavooru , to Adyar Kannur as a part of the anti-CAA protest
People were seen in large numbers on two wheelers holding national flags and going towards the venue.
Security has been tightened across Mangaluru and nearby areas ahead of the protests.