The Punjabi Culture Council held a press conference on January 24 at 11 am at Sunbeam Hotel, Chandigarh in which the council released a list of farmers who were martyred while fighting for their rights on the borders of Delhi against agricultural laws.
Many farmers have sacrificed their lives in the struggle for some time now and everyone across the globe is saluting the martyrdom of these people.
On Republic Day, January 26, tractor march would be taken out by the farmers for which all the preparations have ben done by the organizations and now a round of meetings between Delhi Police and farmers is underway.
Farmers have been protesting at Delhi borders. Despite 11 rounds of meeting between the protesting farmers and the Centre, no conclusion has come out so far. No date has been fixed for the next meeting.
The farmers have been protesting against the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020, Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020, and Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020.