Coronavirus: Haryana to test protesting farmers for coronavirus

By Rajan Nath - April 20, 2021 1:04 pm

While farmers have been protesting against the Centre's farm laws at Delhi borders, the Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij on Tuesday said that the government has decided to vaccinate farmers and get them tested for coronavirus.

Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij said that it was his duty to worry about everyone in the state. Thousands of farmers have been protesting against the farm laws.

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While farmers have been protesting against farm laws, Haryana Min Anil Vij said government decided to vaccinate them and get them tested for coronavirus.

Anil Vij said that the Haryana government has decided to vaccinate protesting farmers and get them tested for coronavirus.

Thousands of farmers have been agitating at three border points of Delhi — Singhu, Tikri (along with Haryana), and Ghazipur — demanding a repeal of farm laws.

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While farmers have been protesting against farm laws, Haryana Min Anil Vij said government decided to vaccinate them and get them tested for coronavirus.

farmers have been protesting against the Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020; the Farmers Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act 2020 and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020.

While farmers have been protesting against farm laws, Haryana Min Anil Vij said government decided to vaccinate them and get them tested for coronavirus.

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