Prof Kodandaram was arrested by Gajwel police when he went to console Kondapochamma Reservoir expats. Police arrested him and took him to Gajwel PS where he went on hunger strike. Police released him unconditionally after some time. According to reports expats are staging protests for last few days and Kodandaram went there in their support to express solidarity. TJAC took the whole incident seriously and going to hold an important meeting in the evening to discuss on TJAC future action plan. Kodandaram also called for a press meet in the evening.