The Cherthala-Imphal March in Support of Irom Sharmila, which was scheduled to begin on April 14, has been postponed to May. The new date for its start will be announced later.
The March, from Defence Minister A. K. Antony’s home town of Cherthala to the Imphal jail where Sharmila is incarcerated, is being organized by social activists of Kerala.
Sara Joseph and Dr P. Geetha, activists and writers, are to lead the March.
Civic Chandran, Coordinator of the March, said it was being postponed as travel arrangements were yet to be completed.