New Delhi, June 12
Samyukta Kisan Morcha, an umbrella physique of over 40 farmer unions, on Saturday shaped committees to deal with complaints and points raised by women farmers on the protest websites within the backdrop of alleged sexual assault of a girl activist.
The committees shaped in any respect the protest websites on Delhi borders will “look into redressal of any complaints,” the farmers’ physique stated in an announcement.
The announcement was first made in May to kind “Mahila Suraksha Samiti”, days after the alleged sexual assault of a girl activist at Tikri border protest web site, who later died as a consequence of Covid-19 at a non-public hospital in Haryana.
“Committees have been shaped in any respect protest websites to look into redressal of any associated complaints and to forestall any incidence of harassment or another violation… 9818119954 is the cellphone quantity the place associated points might be raised,” SKM stated within the assertion.
It added that SKM “respects the rights of women protesters, needs their security protected in all methods, and welcomes their energetic participation within the present motion”.
Protesting farmer unions shall be organising dharnas at governor homes throughout the nation on June 26 to mark the completion of seven months of their agitation towards the three new central agri-marketing legal guidelines.
“Save Agriculture, Save Democracy” would be the primary message of the day, and sit-ins shall be organised at Raj Bhavans in all states and memoranda shall be submitted. Detailed motion plan for Mission UP and Uttarakhand may even be taken up quickly inside SKM,” it stated.
Thousands of farmers, primarily from Punjab, Haryana and western Uttar Pradesh, have been tenting at Delhi’s borders for greater than six months now in protest towards the three legal guidelines that they are saying will depart them on the mercy of large corporates and finish the MSP regime.
The authorities has stated all these issues are baseless and that the brand new legal guidelines are pro-farmer.
The Supreme Court has placed on maintain the implementation of the legal guidelines until additional orders and arrange a committee to look at the problems. PTI