New Delhi, Sep 28 (PTI) Indian Youth Congress activists from Karnataka got their heads tonsured Friday in a protest against the “Rafale scam” near the residence of Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman here. Also Read - What Next? Govt Must Spell Out Future Plan Post 21-day Lockdown to Avoid Chaos, Says Congress

Sitharaman is a Rajya Sabha MP from the southern state. Also Read - 'Light a Diya of Reason, Not Superstition', Congress' Kapil Sibal Mocks PM Modi's Appeal to Nation

“At least 15 IYC activists were here to get their heads tonsured but thousands others will do so in Karnataka,” said IYC vice president Srinivas BV. Also Read - PM Narendra Modi Suggests Practicing Yoga Nidra to Reduce Stress, Shares Fitness Routine Too

“Our protest will continue till Prime Minister Narendra Modi comes out in open gives reply on the ‘Rafale scam’,” he said.

The protesters raising slogans tried to march towards her residence but were stopped by the police on Safadarjung Road.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.