Kudankulam: About 200 fishermen at nearby Idinthakarai observed fast on Sunday expressing solidarity with the stir against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant.
The fishermen observed fast from 10 AM to 4 PM, police said, adding, no untoward incident was reported.
Officials said transport facility to the village has remained suspened for over two weeks.
Schools at Idinthakarai, epicentre of the protest, have remained closed since September six when anti-nuclear activists decided to renew their stir.
Anti-nuclear activists onboard around 500 boats had yesterday laid siege to the Tuticorin Port protesting against the loading of uranium in the plant.
Leaders of Peoples Movement Against Nuclear Energy, including S P Udayakumar, against whom a court has issued a non-bailable warrant, along with fisherfolk had staged a 'Jal Satyagraha' in the sea at Koothakuzhi, ten km from Kudankulam, forming a human chain.
The activists had also observed a fast in front of churches in their respective hamlets as part of heightened protests since early this month when regulatory authorities gave the nod for loading nuclear fuel in the first 1000 MW Russian reactor.
Udayakumar, who is evading arrest in a case relating to the anti-nuclear stir, has given a call to picket Central Government offices in the state on September 25.
The stir took a violent turn on September 10 leading to the death of a fishermen in police firing at Tuticorin.      

The first unit was scheduled to be commissioned in December last year but had been delayed following protests by locals on safety concerns.


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