However, protesters gathered at Chennai’s Marina Beach and other parts of the state for the fifth straight day refused to abandon post, demanding a permanent solution.
The Vaadivasal will be opened and the bulls which have been locked up will come, so that the jallikattu warriors can embrace them - CM.— AIADMK (@AIADMKOfficial) January 21, 2017
The Bill to replace today's Ordinance will be tabled in the State Assembly on January 23 when the first Assembly session begins.— AIADMK (@AIADMKOfficial) January 21, 2017
Tamil Nadu State Ministers will inaugurate Jallikattu in their respective districts tomorrow.— AIADMK (@AIADMKOfficial) January 21, 2017
Honourable CM Thiru O. Panneerselvam inaugurates Jallikattu at Alanganallur at 10 a.m., tomorrow.— AIADMK (@AIADMKOfficial) January 21, 2017
The state government is facing flak for enacting an Ordinance after the mass-protests over Jallikattu and the ruling AIADMK Government hopes to pass an Ordinance at the earliest, bring in a permanent solution to resolve the issue but more importantly, the AIADMK Government is exploring legal options to ban PETA.
AIADMK MPs meet President#
AIADMK MP's reaches Rashtrapathi bhavan to meet President Pranab Mukherjee on Jallikattu Ordinance.— AIADMK (@AIADMKOfficial) January 21, 2017
Students shout slogans and hold placards during a demonstration against the ban on the Jallikattu at Marina beach in Chennai. (Image: AFP)
The bill to replace the Ordinance will be tabled in the Assembly on January 23 when the session begins, the party tweeted.
As it happened:
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14 - 18 Aug, 2019 | The Ashes ENG vs AUS 258/1077.1 overs 250/1094.3 oversEngland drew with Australia
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08 Aug, 2019 | India in West Indies WI vs IND 54/113.0 overs /oversMatch Abandoned