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Day before tractor rally, farmers announce plan to march towards Parliament on Feb 1

To put stress on the federal government to withdraw these legal guidelines, the farmers have adopted completely different methods since their protest launched on November 26.

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi

UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 06:32 PM IST



A day before taking out a tractor rally, the farmers protesting towards the Centre’s three farm legal guidelines on Monday introduced their plans to intensify their agitation.

(*1*) mentioned Darshan Pal from the Krantikari Kisan Union, one of many practically 40 teams protesting close to Delhi. The stir has been going on for 2 months now.

To put stress on the federal government to withdraw these legal guidelines, the farmers have adopted completely different methods since their protest launched on November 26. In December, that they had organised a nationwide strike, blocking key roads in cities throughout the nation.

The protesters have been engaged in talks with the federal government, and up to now 11 rounds have been held however the impasse continues to be persevering with.

Tuesday’s tractor rally can be the farmers’ plan to intensify their agitation. The police in Delhi have made elaborate arragements for the rally, which the farmers have assured will probably be peaceable.

The farmers are tenting alongside three border factors close to Delhi – Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur – and have mentioned they gained’t depart till the federal government rolls again what they name the “black laws”. The Centre has categorically mentioned that the legal guidelines will not be repealed; it has, nonetheless, agreed to droop its impelentation for one-and-a-half years.

Agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar mentioned on Monday that that is one of the best provide and the farmers ought to rethink.

The authorities has mentioned that the three legal guidelines pased in September are meant to overhaul procurement procedures and grant them extra choices to promote their produce. But the farmers say that these legal guidelines will damage farm incomes and depart them weak to large firms.

The three farm legal guidelines are: 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.

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