Nilakkal: Ahead of the opening of nada in Sabarimala, protests have intensified here. The protesters blocked women police officers in Pamba. As per reports, Devaswom guards were inquiring their birth date and only after that the cops were allowed to enter the sannidhanam. Women officers expressed their discontent on the stance of the guards which was against the Supreme Court order.
In the meanwhile one policeman was injured in the protest that occured in the morning. Police have tightened security on the premises.
Two SPs will lead the police force. DGP Loknath behera said they will not allow anyone to violate law.
1000 police officers were deployed in Pamba and Nilakkal. Women officers were also deployed in Nilakkal.