The farmers, who’ve been protesting in opposition to the three farm legal guidelines handed in September final 12 months, allegedly thrashed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Arun Narang, tore his garments and threw black ink on him in Malout city of Punjab’s Muktsar on Saturday.
The untoward incident with Narang, the MLA from Abohar, happened as he arrived in Muktsar to attend a programme deliberate to protest in opposition to Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh-led Congress authorities over non-fulfillment of guarantees regardless of finishing 4 years in workplace.
The farmers additionally thrashed the opposite native BJP leaders, who have been accompanying Narang.
As the protestors turned violent, the police intervened and handle to take out the MLA from the realm with nice problem. The cops initially took Narang to a close-by store after which escorted him outdoors from the backdoor.
The BJP MLA was later admitted to a hospital in Abohar.
This comes because the farmers have been mounting stress on Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led authorities over the previous few months to repeal the three farm legal guidelines. One of the foremost calls for of the farmers is that the Minimum Support Price (MSP) be made a authorized provision to guarantee a greater value to them.