Kozhikode, Dec 15 (UNI) Continuing their protest against the entry of corporates into retail trade, the Kerala Vyapari Vyavasai Ekopany Sammity (KVVES) alongwith AIYF and DYFI activists today staged a demonstration here.
Police said the agitators, who staged a sit-in infront of the 'Reliance Fresh' outlets, attempted to break the security cordon and enter the mall.
Thirteen people were taken into custody.
Meanwhile, KVVES president T Naseeruddin said the organisation would continue with the agitation.
He said the entry of big corporates into retail trade would jeopardise the livelihood of lakhs of small traders.