New Delhi: Dozens of Team Anna supporters protested outside Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's official residence - 7 Race Course Road on Saturday evening.

The activists gathered outside the 7-Race Course Road residence of the Prime Minister at around six pm shouting slogans against the UPA government.

The protest came hours ahead of Anna Hazare joining the Team Anna fast here tomorrow.

Police immediately rushed to the spot and detained the protesters.

Protesters were seen trying to climb the gates of the well-secured residence while police tried to prevent them from doing so. They also threw black chalks inside the premises.

Anna supporters also wrote slogans against the Prime Minister on the roads as well as the wall of the residence.

Team Anna has been staging protest at Jantar-Mantar since July 25. On Saturday, anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare has announced to threaten a fast-unto-death from Sunday on Lokpal issue.

JPN/Agencies

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