New Delhi, Mar 28: Farmers tenting at the Delhi borders on Sunday burnt copies of the Centre’s new farm laws to mark “Holika Dahan”, the Samyukta Kisan Morcha mentioned.
The protesting farmers celebrated Holi at the borders and maintained that their agitation will proceed until the farm laws are repealed and a separate legislation on minimal assist worth is enacted, it mentioned in an announcement.
The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), a joint entrance of farmer unions, additionally mentioned that it’s going to observe “FCI Bachao Diwas” on April 5, including that places of work of the Food Corporation of India (FCI) might be gheraoed from 11 am to 5 pm throughout the nation.
“The authorities has made a number of makes an attempt to finish the minimal assist worth (MSP) and public distribution system (PDS) not directly. The FCI’s price range has additionally been diminished over the previous couple of years. Recently, the FCI additionally modified the foundations for procurement of crops,” the assertion mentioned.
The SKM additionally condemned the passage of the Haryana Recovery of Damages to Property throughout Disturbance to Public Order Bill, 2021 by the Haryana Assembly, saying it goals to suppress agitations.
“It incorporates harmful provisions that may certainly show deadly to democracy,” the physique added.