October 6, 2008
The Bangalore Citizens Initiative organised a Massive Rally and Public meeting on 6th October, 2008 to protest against the communal actions in Orissa and Karnataka state. The focus of the rally and meeting was based on “Save Democracy; Save Secularism”. People from all faiths participated in this meeting to show their solidarity for the victims of the recent attacks on Christians in different parts of Indian states. Prominent social activists like Ms. Medha Patkar, Ms. Shabnam Hashmi, and Ms. Brinda Karat from CPM spoke in the public meeting.