To be in support of farmers and to demand repeal of draconian farm legal guidelines
Mega rally to be held in Bagha Purana, volunteers and folks from throughout Punjab could be invited
AAP has at all times supported the farmers’ trigger, have labored as ‘sewadar’: Bhagwant Mann
Congress, Akali Dal and BJP betrayed the Punjab farmers and tried to derail their agitation; AAP is not going to let their soiled methods succeed
Jalandhar/Chandigarh: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will maintain a Maha Kisan Sammelan on March 21, in support of the farmers and their agitation. The programme to be held at Bagha Purana, will likely be addressed by Delhi Chief Minister and AAP’s nationwide convener Arvind Kejriwal. The announcement was made by AAP state president and MP Bhagwant Mann, Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Punjab Assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema, social gathering’s Punjab incharge Jarnail Singh and co-incharge Raghav Chadha, throughout a press convention convened right here on Monday. The social gathering volunteers and the individuals from all components of Punjab could be invited to AAP’s Maha Kisan Sammelan.
Addressing the media on the event, the leaders stated that the AAP genuinely believes that the draconian farm legal guidelines want to be repealed instantly and thru this Maha Sammelan, a message could be despatched to Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central authorities to instantly repeal the anti-farmers black legal guidelines. They stated that the AAP was the primary social gathering to spotlight the problem pertaining to the black farm legal guidelines and the results it will have for the farmers of the state. The leaders stated that the social gathering held public conferences in the villages of Punjab to inform the individuals in regards to the black farm legal guidelines and its penalties. “AAP motivated the panchayats of Punjab to name a gram sabha and go a decision in opposition to these farm legal guidelines. AAP was the primary social gathering to support the farmer’s march to Delhi,” they added.
The leaders stated that together with this, the AAP celebrated Lohri in favour of the farmers and burnt the copies of central farm legal guidelines as an indication of protest. Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal had additionally referred to as a particular session in Delhi and tore the copies of the central farm legal guidelines and protested in opposition to the Modi-led central authorities. Also, AAP MPs Bhagwant Mann and Sanjay Singh took each alternative to protest in opposition to the black farm legal guidelines in-front of PM Narendra Modi. Moreover, when the farmers had reached the borders and have been protesting in the blistering chilly, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and AAP volunteers labored day and evening as ‘sewadars’ to strengthen the farmers’ motion and to make their lives simpler. The AAP led by Arvind Kejriwal had organized bogs, scorching water, meals and plenty of different providers for the struggling farmers.
They stated that Arvind Kejriwal visited the farmers twice to take a look at the preparations made by his authorities and persevering with on this identical line of thought, the Aam Aadmi Party would convene a Kisan Mahasabha in support of the farmers in March. Slamming the normal events in Punjab, the AAP leaders stated that each one three events: Congress, Akali Dal and the BJP had betrayed and backstabbed the farmers of the state. They stated that each one the three, being hand in glove, had handed the black farm legal guidelines and now was shedding crocodile tears to present that they have been pro-farmers. “These events have by no means been farmers-friendly. The SAD authorities in 2013 had handed the Contract Farming Act 2013 which allowed the federal government and the non-public gamers to convert the farmers of Punjab into bonded labour,” they added.
Later in 2017, Captain Amarinder authorities had handed the APMC Amendment Act, which privatised the procurement of vegatables and fruits, the results of that are nonetheless being seen, stated the leaders. They stated that the Akali Dal for a really very long time was in support of the farm invoice and though each Sukhbir Badal and his spouse Harsimrat Kaur Badal, had the facility to cease these payments, after they have been in an alliance with the BJP, they did completely nothing. “Similarly, Captain Amarinder was a component of the High Powered Committee which drafted these legal guidelines, however he raised no objection. Moreover, when the farmers have been shifting in direction of Delhi in protest, none of these events helped the farmers in their agitation. The farmers braced the chilly, the water cannons, the abuse and defamation however these leaders didn’t utter a phrase,” stated the AAP leaders.
They stated that now, all these events have been attempting to derail the farmer motion. Further lashing out on the Modi authorities and Captain Amarinder Singh, the AAP leaders stated that the central authorities had planted mischievous figures into the farmer protests which transformed the January 26 rally right into a violent protest and Captain Amarinder did nothing to cease it. They stated that after January 26, when many youth of the state went lacking, Captain Amarinder made no efforts to deliver them again or to get to know their situation. “However, now he’s interesting to the farmer unions that they need to settle for the proposals of the central authorities. This is completely shameful. Captain has proven no consideration for the a whole bunch of lives misplaced, for the lengthy months of battle and for all the agitation,” the leaders added.
The leaders stated that the preparations for the rally has already begun and in March, Punjab would see a brand new awakening and the hypocrisy of these events could be uncovered. They stated that the AAP is not going to sit by and watch these events derail the farmer protests. “The AAP will make the farmers’ motion stronger. These conventional events could be instructed that regardless of how arduous they fight they can’t kill the farmer agitation,” added the leaders.