Philadelphia, Jul 29:  Hillary Clinton was booed by a small group of protesters as she delivered her primetime speech at the Democratic National Convention formally accepting the party’s nomination for president. While 68-year-old Clinton did not respond to the protesters, in a several dozens and were scattered all over the Wells Fargo Center, her supporters responded with chant of ‘Hillary’ so as to overcome the opposition voice. Also Read - 'Do Not Lose Heart': Hillary Clinton Retweets Her Own Message Posted After Defeat in 2016 Elections

Many of the supporters of Senator Bernie Sanders, the Democratic primary rival of Clinton, appeared in a neon green t-shirts with “enough is enough” written on it. Many supporters of Bernie, who were party delegates from California delegation, held up signs reading “Walk the Walk” and turned their backs to Clinton when she was speaking. Both the Democratic convention here this week and the Republican convention in Cleveland last week witnessed protests both inside and outside the venue. (ALSO READ: US will continue to lead under Hillary Clinton’s command: John Allen ) Also Read - Shameful Not to Publish Russia Report: Hillary Clinton

A day earlier, former Defence Secretary Leon Panetta was also booed by Bernie supporters. Clinton, who has been the secretary of state, first lady and a Senator from New York, secured her nomination at the Democratic National Convention here after a majority of the 4,764 party delegates formally backed her. If elected in the November 8 polls, Clinton would become America’s first female president and commander-in-chief. Also Read - I’m Not Running: Hillary Clinton Not in Race to Become US President in 2020