This is happening for the first time on the history of Belgaum everyone, Marathi, Kannada all have come together to raise the voice and stop the transfer of SP Sandeep Patil who has been transferred to Mandya and it is said to be a politically influenced transfer.
In a meeting held in Maruti Galli, leaders of various groups like MES, KRV, Womens federations, Sri Ram Sena, all came out with a single voice to oppose the transfer fo SP Sandeep Patil and have a called for a Belgaum Bandh tomorrow i.e. December 9.
Tomorrow(dec 9) a procession will begin from Shivaji garden to DC office. If the transfer order is not revoked by tomorrow then Highway would be blocked from Dec 10 followed up with rail roko and then Hunger strike.
This is rare occasion when all Belgaumites have come together to revoke a transfer of a official.
Tomorrow could be a historical day for Belgaum when entire Belgaum with out any prejudice of language or caste have planed to come together to revoke a transfer of a good officer.
The following groups have given their support:
Sri Ram sena, MES, Marathi Yuva Aghadi, Shivsena, Swarajya Sangthna, KRV, Belgaum Lingayat Samaj, Karnataka Nav Nirman, Shiv Sena Rikshaw sena, Dalit Sangarsh Samiti, Mahila Annay nivran samiti, Akhil Bhartiya Womens fedaration.
Come on Belgaum we are with you !!!!!