Farmers' protest: SC asks Centre to find solution to blockade of roads

By Rajan Nath -- August 23, 2021 4:17 pm -- Updated:August 23, 2021 4:23 pm

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre to find a solution to the blockade of roads due to the ongoing farmers' protest against the three farm laws.

The development took place while the Supreme Court was hearing a petition of a Noida resident seeking direction to ensure that the road between Noida to Delhi is kept clear.

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While farmers are demanding the repeal of farm laws, the Central government has been adamant on its stand to discuss the legislations 'clause-wise'.

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Thousands of farmers have been protesting against three farm laws at Delhi borders and have been seeking a guarantee on MSP.

There have been several rounds of meeting between the Centre and farmer unions but all of them remained inconclusive.

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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.

-PTC News

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