Belagavi cops arrest a group of people for trying to hoist Uttara Karnataka flag. Uttara Karna’taka Separate state committee is demanding separate state for north Karnataka.
Police detained North Karnataka Horata Samiti members after raised slogans for a separate north Karnataka state and also tried to hoist a separate North Karnataka flag near Hire Bagewadi.
The police arrested the group of people who were trying to hoist Uttara Karnataka flag.
The police intervened and asked them to disperse when they didn’t budge cops took them into custody.
The samiti had asked that on January 1 the new state flag will be hoisted.