Farmers’ protest LIVE: Prayer meetings planned for who died in agitationDecember 20, 2020
Veteran Indian Army Ex-Servicemen joins farmer’s protest against the new farm laws, at the Singhu border in New Delhi on Wednesday.
“The country has made up its mind, the country is committed to changes in rules and regulations that the government is making to achieve the dream of Atmanirbhar Bharat,” he said on Saturday, referring to his plan to make the country economically independent. “Agricultural reforms that we undertook six months back have started benefiting farmers”.
Farmers from Haryana and Punjab who’ve been camping outside New Delhi since November 26 are demanding a repeal of the three laws passed in September that allow them to sell crops directly to private firms instead of licensed middlemen at state-controlled markets.
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