Tribune News Service
Patiala, March 25
Farmers protesting towards the acquisition of their land for the Delhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway on Thursday held a protest outside the Passiana police station on Sangrur street, right here.
Over 300 farmers related to the Sangharsh committee pitched a tent outside the police station. They raised slogans towards the state authorities.
Earlier, the protesting farmers blocked your entire street, however later allowed the visitors to move by way of.
The farmers mentioned that they’ve established a everlasting protest on the web site, and refuse to maneuver.
“We will sit right here till our calls for are met. If the district administration doesn’t take heed to us, we’ll maintain a march towards the CM residence in town”, they mentioned.
The farmers have pitched tents on the street to carry a sit-in. The farmers added that they’re towards the acquisition of land for the Expressway, and that weren’t getting sufficient compensation for it.