BJP women protest over MM Mani's derogatory statement over women plantation workers

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) women on Tuesday launched a protest over State Electricity Minister MM Mani's statement in which he criticized the women plantation workers stating the latter were into 'drinks and much else'. The women gathered raising slogans against his statement carrying statue of MM Mani and thrashing it with slippers and brooms.MM Mani on April 22, while addressing a public meeting, had criticized women plantation workers when they demanded rise in their wages and better living.