The Kochi Police Department has denied permission to use loudspeakers at a Bob Marley tribute event.

Fort Kochi police denied permission to use loudspeakers for a film commemorating singer Bob Marley . The concert has been held in the same location as Njattuvela Samskarika Pravarthaka Sangam, a Kochi-based cultural association, since 2009 .

Kochi (Kerala), May 14 : According to reports, Fort Kochi police denied permission to use loudspeakers for a film commemorating singer Bob Marley, citing law and order violations.The concert has been held in the same location as Njattuvela Samskarika Pravarthaka Sangam, a Kochi-based cultural association, since 2009.According to program organiser Rasheed Mattanchery, the police refused permission for the concert and they want to continue with it with the original theme, which is described as Bob Marley-Songs and Strife by Suveeran, an award-winning drama-film producer.