Chennai, Feb 15 (PTI): Highlights from the southern region at 5.30 pm.

TN-CITIZENSHIP-VIOLENCE-LD REAX Oppn parties in TN condemn police action against anti-CAA protesters, govt slams 'Goebbels-like propaganda' Chennai: Parties led by the DMK in Tamil Nadu on Saturday lashed out at the police for alleged use of force on anti-CAA protesters here and sought action against personnel involved in it.

KA-CONGRESS-POLICE Karnataka Cong leaders detained for bid to besiege CM's office Bengaluru: Several Karnataka Congress leaders, including its president Dinesh Gundu Rao and leader of the opposition Siddaramaiah, were detained by the police for marching to besiege Chief Minister B Yediyurappa's office to protest alleged misuse of the police department by the BJP government in the state.

KL-CAG-GOVT UDF, LDF spar over alleged leakage of CAG report contents Kochi: Kerala Chief Secretary Tom Jose's statement alleging leakage of contents of the CAG report before it was tabled in the state Assembly has created a storm with the CPI (M)-led ruling dispensation and the Congress-led Opposition sparring over the issue. PTI NVG NVG