Farmers’ Protest: As the farmers’ protest in opposition to the contentious farm legal guidelines will enter its tenth day of agitation, the Centre will maintain the fifth spherical of talks with their leaders to finish the impasse over the brand new legislations.
The fourth spherical of talks on Thursday had no breakthrough and the farmer leaders had stated that they’d be constructing stress on the federal government for the retraction of the legal guidelines. Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, Food Minister Piyush Goyal and Minister of State of Commerce and Industry Som Parkash, who might be current within the assembly, will deliberate on the factors that farmer leaders had raised and provide attainable options.
As per sources, the federal government has labored out attainable options to the provisions on which farm leaders have raised objections. It hopes to interrupt the impasse on Saturday in order that the farmers’ protest ends on the earliest.
Meanwhile, Bharatiya Kisan Union chief Rakesh Tikait has threatened that the farmers’ agitation would intensify if the federal government fails to fulfill the calls for.
Bharat Bandh on December 8
A nationwide shutdown has been known as on Tuesday, December 8, by the agitating farmer leaders to stage protests in opposition to the legal guidelines which in line with them as “anti-farmers.”
“One-day Bharat Bandh has been called on December 8 to protest against the three farm laws. Tomorrow, we will attend the meeting called by the government,” Farmer chief Rakesh Tikat stated on Friday at Ghazipur (Delhi)-Ghaziabad (UP) border.
500 farmers protest in Palwal, block one lane of Delhi-Agra freeway
The Delhi-Agra freeway was blocked as 500 farmers belonging to Bundelkhand area reached Palwal in Haryana and began a protest on the nationwide freeway. On reaching Palwal, the farmers blocked one lane of the nationwide freeway and on Saturday, one other lane might be blocked, Sharma warned.
Gurugram police detain group for sitting on Delhi-Jaipur Expressway
Gurugram police has detained a bunch of individuals at Kherki Daula toll plaza on the National Highway 48, who had been allegedly sitting on the National Highway in assist of the continuing farmers’ demonstrations.