HC stays Kazhgam’s ‘Thaali’ removal function


Chennai: The controversial ‘Mangalsutra (Thaali) removal function’, organised by the Dravidar Kazhagam, was held early this morning before the Madras High Court ordered a stay on organising of the event.

“The function was held in accordance with the permission granted (by a single judge of the High Court yesterday),” DK President K Veeramani told reporters here.

“About 25 women removed their thaali voluntarily,” he said, adding, they had donated the gold to the DK.