Heightened safety deployment has continued on the Singhu border (Delhi-Haryana border) as farmers’ protest towards three agriculture legal guidelines entered the 67th day on Sunday. The following spherical of talks between the farmers and the Centre is scheduled for February 2. Whereas the protest on the Ghazipur border by the farmers (Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border) has entered Day 65. Safety has been beefed up as extra farmers are coming to the protest website for the previous two-three days.
“Authorities is altering the goal-post. It’s a unhealthy factor. They don’t seem to be taking any selections. The federal government ought to repeal the legal guidelines. It is going to be higher for the farmers and the federal government,” Shyam, a protesting farmer on the Ghazipur border mentioned.
One other farmer Ram Beer Singh mentioned, “We won’t settle for the proposal. We are going to proceed to protest. We have now not carried out something unhealthy and we wish the repeal of the legal guidelines.”
Protestors have been seen elevating slogans towards the central authorities. They have been demanding the repeal of farm legal guidelines.
They have been additionally seen sitting on a ‘relay starvation strike’.
“Since December 22, 2020, we’re organising relay starvation the place 11 farmers sit on starvation strike for 24 hours. Farmers are prepared for talks with the federal government if they’ve good intentions. We’re all the time prepared for talks,” Tajinder Singh Virk, a farmer chief mentioned.
To ‘keep public security and averting public emergency’, the Union House Ministry has briefly suspended web companies on the three borders and their adjoining areas from 11 pm of January 29 to 11 pm of January 31.
The Haryana authorities has additionally prolonged the suspension of web companies in 17 districts until 5 pm on January 31. The Delhi Police has additionally closed the NH-24 route.
Throughout all party-meeting on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reiterated that the proposal of presidency given to farmers on January 22 nonetheless stands and must be communicated to all by the leaders of the political events.
PM Modi has additionally mentioned that Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar was only a cellphone name away for protestors.
On January 22, in the course of the 11th spherical of talks with protesting farmers, the federal government proposed to droop the brand new legislations for one-and-a-half years and likewise proposed to arrange a joint committee to debate the Acts.
The strain between the federal government and farmers protesting the farm legal guidelines has escalated after the violence which broke out in varied components of the nationwide capital in the course of the farmers’ tractor rally on Republic Day.
On Republic Day, protestors didn’t comply with the prearranged route and broke barricades to enter Delhi, clashed with police and vandalised property in a number of components of the nationwide capital in the course of the farmers’ tractor rally organised to protest towards the Centre’s three new farm legal guidelines. In addition they entered the Purple Fort and unfurled their flags from its ramparts.
(With ANI inputs)