New Delhi: Thousands of farmers, who’ve been tenting within the nationwide capital to protest towards the three farm payments enacted by the centre, are adment over demand to repeal the legal guidelines, and have now referred to as for a nationwide agitation on February 6 to mount strain on the ruling dispensation to repeal the identical. ALSO READ: Farmers’ Protest: Delhi Police To Now Fight Rioters With Special Steel Sticks
Swaraj India chief Yogendra Yadav stated the nationwide and state highways will likely be blocked from 12 midday to three p.m. on February 6.
“Last year, the budget allocation for the financial support extended through loans to FCI for procurement at MSP was Rs 1, 36,600 crores. Less than Rs 85,000 was spent. No amount is allocated this year. Such things make the farmers think it is a conspiracy to shut FCI,” ANI quoted Yadav as saying.
Earlier on January 26, hundreds of protesting farmers had indulged in violence and clashed with the Delhi Police personnel in the course of the Tractor Rally. Hundreds of farmers deviated from the route determined by the Delhi Police for the rally and entered the majestic Red Fort.
The farmers have to this point held 11 rounds of talks with the ruling dispensation and demanding to repeal the legal guidelines handed by the Parliament in September final 12 months.
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 worth to them.