The Samyukta Kisan Morcha, an umbrella physique of farmers’ unions, on Sunday claimed that over 100 folks had been lacking for the reason that violence in the course of the tractor parade on Republic Day, and it has arrange a six-member committee to look into the matter. Based on a press release, the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) will acquire information on such lacking individuals and the matter will likely be taken up with the authorities for formal motion. Any info on lacking individuals might be shared on telephone quantity 8198022033, it added.
The tractor parade on January 26 that was to spotlight the calls for of the farmer unions to repeal the three new agriculture legal guidelines descended into anarchy as tens of hundreds of protesters broke via limitations, fought with police, overturned automobiles and hoisted a non secular flag from the ramparts of the long-lasting Crimson Fort.
Clashes broke out in a number of locations, resulting in violence in well-known landmarks of Delhi and its suburbs, amid waves of violence that ebbed and flowed via the Republic Day.
The SKM condemned the arrest of journalists and others based mostly on “false and fabricated” prices. It claimed that the federal government was afraid of the rising energy of the farmers’ motion. It additionally denounced suspension of Web companies at varied protest websites on Delhi’s borders.
“The federal government doesn’t need the details to achieve the protesting farmers… It’s afraid of the coordinated work of the farmers’ unions throughout completely different protest websites and is making an attempt to chop off communication between them. That is undemocratic and unlawful,” the assertion learn.
The SKM additionally questioned the cordoning off of the protest websites “from a protracted distance disallowing widespread folks and mediapersons from reaching the Singhu border”.
“That is additionally to disrupt the provision of meals and water,” it alleged. The morcha claimed protestor from Maharashtra, who took half in an agitation in Shahjahanpur, died on Sunday. “Shayra Pawara was simply 21 years previous and her sacrifice will likely be remembered,” the assertion mentioned.
Sunday was declared as Sadbhavana Diwas and was noticed throughout the nation, the morcha mentioned, including college members and students of Punjab Agriculture College additionally noticed one-day quick in help of the farmers.