New Delhi, Dec 19 (PTI) Amid the impasse between the Centre and the protesting farmers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday urged individuals to learn and share extensively an e-booklet issued by the federal government highlighting how the latest agro-reforms assist farmers.
The federal government has issued an e-booklet in English and Hindi highlighting the success tales of farmers who’ve benefited from the reforms enacted in September.
“There may be numerous content material, together with graphics and booklets that elaborate on how the latest Agro-reforms assist our farmers. It may be discovered on the NaMo App Volunteer Module’s Your Voice and Downloads sections. Learn and share extensively,” the prime minister tweeted sharing snapshots of pages from the Hindi model of the booklet.
Hundreds of farmers, particularly from Punjab and Haryana, have been protesting at Delhi borders towards the Farmers (Empowerment and Safety) Settlement of Value Assurance and Farm Providers Act, 2020; the Farmers Produce Commerce and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020; and the Important Commodities (Modification) Act 2020.
A minimum of 5 rounds of formal talks have been held between the three Union Ministers and 40 farmer unions to interrupt the impasse.
The unions, nevertheless, are demanding a whole rollback of the Central legal guidelines.
Final week, the Centre had despatched a proposal to those unions, stating that it might give a written assurance that the minimal help value (MSP) system will stay and likewise redress their different key considerations, nevertheless it failed to interrupt the stalemate.