Farmers are docking at varied borders of Delhi-NCR protesting the three newly launched Agriculture Law by the centre. The protest, which has been happening for over two months now, majorly remained peaceable however on 26 January the Farmers’ Tractor Rally, a counter-rally to the Republic Day parade, took an unpleasant flip as violence ensued within the coronary heart of the nationwide capital.
In order to forestall any additional legislation and order scenario within the National Capital and its borders, Delhi Police has taken strict measures. Border space at Ghazipur now has multilayered barricading and concertina wire fencing to be able to forestall somebody to forcibly enter Delhi.
Looking on the fortification efforts at Delhi border, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has taken a ‘barbed-dig’ on the opposition. Given that Black History Month began on February 1, Rahul Gandhi quoted Martin Luther King Jr to assault the opposition. Addressing his tweet in direction of Government of India, he wrote: “build bridges, not walls”.
Build bridges, not partitions! pic.twitter.com/C7gXKsUJAi
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) February 2, 2021
While the violence has been condemned by main political events, demand to repeal the agriculture legal guidelines has not pale away.
Farmers’ protest, in opposition to the brand new Agriculture Laws on the borders of Delhi and NCR has seen loads of curves when it comes to the form of headlines it has generated.
Allegedly, the farmers or members of the Tractor Rally strayed from the unique assigned course by Delhi Police. As protestors entered New Delhi breaking barricades, Delhi Police resorted to pressure and farmers cum members of the tractor rally had been baton-charged. In the scene of occasions, the alleged protestors additionally breached the Red Fort and a flag was hoisted close to the ramparts.