Dilli Chalo agitation: The popular Amrik Sukhdev dhaba in Haryana’s Murthal is earning applauds for its gesture of serving free food to farmers protesting against the Centre’s new farm laws.
The video of Amrik Sukhdev dhaba serving free food to protesting farmers, who reached Delhi as a part of their ‘Dilli Chalo’ agitation, went viral on social media.
Meanwhile, the Communist Party of India (Marxist), Maharashtra State Committee hailed the sweet gestures by Amrik and gave a ‘red salute’ to the eatery.
Murthal's famous Amrik Sukhdev dhaba offers free food to protesting farmers
Reportedly, the owner of the #Haryana based dhaba said farmers are the biggest providers and that they will not face any shortage of food during their protest#FarmersProtest pic.twitter.com/8IbzOl6HCS
— Supriya Bhardwaj (@Supriya23bh) November 27, 2020
“These are the stories which make our society a beautiful place to live in and to live for…Red Salute to Amrik Sukhdev Dhaba,” tweeted CPIM Maharashtra.
The Youth Congress tweeted: “This is MY INDIA! Salute. Dhaba Amrik Sukhdev in Delhi Haryana border Murthal serves free food to farmers.”
As soon as the news surfaced on social media, the Twitterati hailed the eatery. Some vowed to visit the dhaba in the near future. while some praised the eatery for divine service in the hard time of farmers.
Farmers from across the country braved tear gas shells, water cannons to continue their Dilli Chalo agitation. After a day of clashes, all barricades put up by the Haryana Police at the border with Punjab and along the highway to Delhi were lifted.
Some farmers entered the national capital to hold a peaceful protest while thousands are still at Singhu and Tikri borders.