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Stopped at Greater Noida, farmers stage a protest | Gurgaon News

Noida/Ghaziabad: As many as 50 farmers had been detained and scores from completely different outfits like Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) stopped from marching in direction of Delhi at Greater Noida’s zero level, prompting them to stage a sit-in protest and search voluntary arrest. Farmers informed cops that they needed to go to Delhi to point out solidarity with their counterparts in Punjab and Haryana, however had been denied entry to Noida-Greater Noida Expressway.
A bunch of farmers that attempted to enter Gautam Budh Nagar from Bulandshahr was additionally stopped at Luharli toll and a consultant group was requested to go forward from the Ghaziabad aspect.
Meanwhile, commuters needed to battle snarls at the DND and Chilla borders, the place the Delhi Police had positioned barricades and vehicles stuffed with sand to cease farmers from coming into the nationwide capital. In the view of farmers’ march in direction of Delhi, the Ghaziabad police had deployed 500 personnel at the district’s border with the nationwide capital.
Rajkumar Roopwas, Dadri tehsil president for BKU-Ambwata, informed TOI that scores of farmers had been shifting in direction of Delhi in autos and tried to cross the zero level to enter Noida-Greater Noida Expressway however the Greater Noida police stopped them proper there. “We insisted that we would march to Delhi else court arrests. Many farmers were detained and taken to the Knowledge Park police station,” he mentioned. In the movies of the incident, further DCP (Vishal Pandey) might be seen telling the farmers that they might not be allowed to enter Delhi. Those detained had been, nevertheless, launched after three hours.
Also, a big police power had been deployed at the Delhi-Noida borders by the Delhi Police and the Noida police to cease farmers from marching in direction of Delhi and barricading was completed at the DND Flyway and Chilla borders, giving commuters a harrowing time.
“Traffic piled up at the DND because some lanes were closed for traffic moving from Noida to Delhi,” Sunil Pratap Singh, one of many common commuters informed TOI.
In neighbouring Ghaziabad, a group of farmers from GB Nagar had reached Mohan Nagar junction from the place they tried to maneuver to Delhi however police didn’t permit their motion.
The farmers had been requested handy over a memorandum to further metropolis Justice of the Peace Vinay Singh and circle officer Keshav Mishra after which they dispersed.
In the view of farmer’s march in direction of Delhi, over 500 police personnel have been deployed at Ghaziabad-Delhi border. As per Ghaziabad police, as many as 20 verify posts have been arrange at UP Gate and Kaushambi space close to Ghaziabad-Delhi border. On Blue Line, there shall be no providers from New Ashok Nagar to Noida City Centre and Anand Vihar to Vaishali until 2pm on Friday.
Kalanidhi Naithani, SSP of Ghaziabad, mentioned, “We have sealed all the 15 borders of Ghaziabad. All the vehicles are allowed after checking.”

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