Gulbarga,DD : Veteran Socialist and JD leader SK Kanta , Communist leader Maruti Manpade along with Karnataka Prant raitha sanga leaders courted arrest in a Jail bharo andolan here in Gulbarga DC office. They were raising the demands of Toor Daal farmers infront of State and Central governments.
The protest was supported By All India Kisaan Sabha , Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha and other organisations. many social and political activists took part in the Jail bharo andolan.
Main demands included procurement of ToorDal on 7500/quintal , Procurement of another 3.25 lakh tonnes of ToorDall, and extension of Toordall procurement till April 30 .
Maula Mulla of All India Kisaan Sabha, Sharanabasappa Mamshetty, Manjunath, Satish Kanta , vitthal pujari,Subhash Hosamani, Ambreesh goud and many other courted arrest at this occasion.