Mysuru: Members of association of street play artists staged protest in front of Gandhi statue at Gandhi circle in the city condemning the rape on a street play artist at Jharkhand.
They said that the members of one Patala Garadi organisataion have kidnapped 5 women of 11 members team which had been to Jharkhand to stage street play to create awareness regarding human trafficking. The protesters said that it is unfortunate that the artists who try to spread awareness in the society on various issues had to face such situation. They urged to arrest the rapists and to provide protection and compensation to the victims.
Actor Mandya Ramesh, Mime Ramesh and others were present.