Farmers protest: Today is the 35th day of the peasant movement. There will be another meeting between the central government and the farmers today. Let us tell you that farmers are adamant to repeal agricultural laws.
Farmers protest: Today is the 35th day of the peasant movement. There will be another meeting between the central government and the farmers today. Let us tell you that farmers are adamant to repeal agricultural laws. Meanwhile, a day before the sixth round of talks between the Center and the farmers, Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and Piyush Goel met veteran BJP leader and Home Minister Amit Shah. According to sources, the ministers discussed the government’s position in the meeting with the farmers on Wednesday.
Minister for Agriculture, Tomar, Minister for Food and Consumer Affairs Goyal and State Minister for Commerce and Industry Som Prakash are representing the Center in discussions with farmers. You said on Monday that he hoped the stalemate would be resolved soon. The Center called on the 40 agitating organizations to hold a movement on Monday to find a “logical solution” to all relevant issues in the next phase on December 30. The legal guarantee of support price (MSP) should be part of the agenda of the discussion.
On the other hand, the United Kisan Morcha gave their letter to the government before the talks. The first demand is that the three agricultural laws should be repealed. The second is that there are laws in MSP. The third is to exclude farmers from the penal provisions of the ordinance. The final is to withdraw the Electricity Amendment Bill 2020. For information, let me inform you that on Wednesday 30th December, the Center called a meeting of farmers in Delhi to protest. The central government convened parliament in September to demand the repeal of the three laws. Farmers have been camping on the Delhi border since November 26. Last week on Saturday the farmers ’associations sent a letter to the Union Agriculture Ministry with a proposal for discussion.