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Tamil Nadu police keep strict vigil to prevent conduct of Jallikattu

Tension prevailed in the area as people have gathered in large numbers after news spread that Jallikattu would be conducted at the venues where the event was held previously.

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Activists of Naam Tamizhar Katchi conducted jallikattu in Cuddalore on Thursday.

Local people hoisted black flags in many places protesting a ban on the sport.

Alanganallur: A large posse of police personnel was deployed here as the hundreds of youths from different parts of the state started thronging the village after the news spread that Jallikattu would be conducted defying the Supreme Court ban.

A huge number of security personnel, including from armed reserve and special battalions from other districts, have been deployed in the village, which is very famous for the bull taming sport, to prevent an attempts to conduct the event, police said.

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Tension prevailed in the area as people have gathered in large numbers after news spread that Jallikattu would be conducted at the venues where the event was held previously.

Police said they were maintaining a strict vigil and would not allow bulls to be released into the crowd.

Check posts and barricades have been set up enroute to the Alanganallur village in Madurai district and all the exit and entry points were sealed to check bringing of bulls from the other areas for holding of Jallikattu.

Local people lifted black flags in many places protesting the ban on the sport.

Police said that they would talk to people who planned to conduct Jalliakktu and warn them against holding it.

They said they were also focusing on preventing outsiders entering the village and strengthening the forces in the border areas.

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

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