34.9 C
Punjab
Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Samyukt Kisan Morcha delayed tractor rally to Parliament scheduled on 29 Nov

Protesting farmers, on Saturday, postponed the sansad chalo or march to parliament that was scheduled to happen on 29 November, which was additionally the primary day of the winter session of parliament. 

The resolution comes after a gathering by the farm leaders in Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM), the farmers’ entrance accountable to determine the longer-term plan of action of the protest that has been happening for a 12 months now.

Addressing a press convention, Farmer chief Darshan Pal Singh mentioned, “After a meeting, Samyukt Kisan Morcha has decided to postpone the proposed tractor rally to Parliament on 29 November.”

The tractor rally was scheduled to pressurize the Modi authorities into deciding a statutory assure of minimal help value (MSP) for crops amongst different issues. 

Earlier, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar had urged farmers to finish their agitation and go dwelling.

Farmers have been protesting towards the farm legal guidelines on numerous borders of Delhi since 26 November, 2020.

Last week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced that the Centre will convey essential payments within the Winter Session of Parliament starting later this month to repeal the farm legal guidelines. 

The Prime Minister additionally mentioned that the federal government will represent a committee to work on a brand new framework for Minimum Support Price (MSP).

The Farm Laws Repeal Bill, 2021 has been listed for introduction and passage. It is amongst 26 new payments on the agenda of the federal government. 

The Farm Laws Repeal Bill, 2021 seeks to repeal the Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020, the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance, Farm Services Act, 2020, and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020.

However, Bharatiya Kisan Union chief Rakesh Tikait mentioned that farmers will go dwelling after the federal government accepts their demand for a regulation on MSP.

Related Articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest Articles

Translate »