Farmer unions demanding the repeal of the three new farm legal guidelines and the procurement of crops on the Minimum Support Price (MSP) at the moment are readying for a ‘Tractor March’. The Samyukta Kisan Morcha has introduced to take out a tractor rally on the Eastern and Western Peripheral Expressways on Thursday (January 7) as the protest by farmers tenting on the borders of the nationwide capital continued for the forty second day on Wednesday. The tractor rally is prone to have an effect on site visitors in and round New Delhi.
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- Harinder Singh Lakhowal, Punjab farmer chief and General Secretary of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU), mentioned that preparations have been on to accentuate the agitation and make the programme on Thursday successful.
- He knowledgeable that farmers from Punjab are coming with their tractors for the march. Farmers from Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan are additionally becoming a member of the rally.
- Farmers leaders mentioned the ‘Tractor March’ could be a trailer of the ‘Republic Day Parade’ scheduled on January 26.
- After the seventh spherical of talks with the Central authorities on Monday remained inconclusive, the farmers determined to take out a ‘Tractor March’ on January 7.
- Earlier the Samyukta Kisan Morcha had scheduled the rally for January 6 however as a result of unhealthy climate forecast the march was postponed to January 7.
- The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) has additionally introduced a public consciousness marketing campaign as effectively as a number of different programmes from January 6 to January 20. The SKM mentioned the demise anniversary of Sir Chhotu Ram can be noticed on January 9. Sir Chhotu Ram is remembered as a farmer chief. After this, the farmers will rejoice Lohri on January 13 and Makar Sankranti on January 14 as ‘Sankalp Diwas’.
- Withdrawal of The Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act 2020, The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Act 2020 and The Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act 2020 enacted by the Central authorities and the authorized assure for the procurement of crops on the Minimum Support Price is being demanded by the farmers, who’ve been tenting on the borders of Delhi since November 26, 2020.
- After the seventh spherical of talks between the farmers-Central authorities didn’t arrive at a consensus on Monday, the following spherical of talks has been mounted for January 8.