Chennai Police have arrested P. Nedumaran and Vaiko. They were protesting near the Sri Lankan Deputy High Commission in Chennai.
Along with several persons, they were staging the protest demanding that India should shut down the Sri Lankan Mission as the Sri Lankan Government was obstructing the UN Panel. More than 300 protestors were shouting slogans against the Sri Lankan and Indian as well as the Tamil Nadu State Government prior to being taken into custody. The Chennai Police apprehended several persons including Nedumaran and Vaiko when they attempted to march in a procession to the Sri Lankan Deputy High Commission from Nageshwara Rao Park in Mailapur.