Ahead of kisan mahapanchayat, Section 144 was imposed in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur district on Wednesday, as a consequence of numerous causes together with upcoming festivities, COVID-19 pandemic and legislation and order.
District Magistrate Saharanpur issued an order citing numerous causes together with upcoming festivities, the unfold of COVID-19 pandemic and the likelihood of violence by the anti-social components in the state. The restrictions have been imposed until April 5.
The transfer comes ahead of the Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s go to to attend kisan mahapanchayat.
“Today I might be in Saharanpur to pay attention, perceive, share my emotions with the farmers and help their battle. The BJP authorities should withdraw the black agriculture legislation,” Priyanka Vadra tweeted (in Hindi).
She was heading in direction of Saharanpur to attend kisan mahapanchayat and was additionally scheduled to supply prayers at Shakumbhra Devi Temple earlier than attending the programme. The Congress chief can also be anticipated to additionally conduct a dialogue with farmers in Bijnor and Muzaffarnagar districts on February 13.
Congress had earlier prolonged its full help to the decision for ‘chakka jam’ from farmers for 3 hours final week. The grand previous occasion and the opposite opposition events have raised their concern towards the brand new farm legal guidelines.
Farmers have been protesting at completely different borders of the nationwide capital since November 26 final 12 months towards the three newly enacted farm legal guidelines: Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020; the Farmers Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and farm Services Act 2020 and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020.
(With ANI inputs)
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