Tractor march, Dec 30 program postponed: Farmers' Leaders

By Gitanjali Mangal - December 28, 2020 11:12 pm

The farmers’ agitation for repeal of three agriculture laws introduced by the Union government has entered its 33rd day today. Farmers from Punjab, Haryana and other states are protesting at various borders in Delhi in the bitter cold and demanding repeal of these laws.

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Amid continuous deadlock between farmers and the Centre over the protest against farm laws 2020, the Centre had invited farmers for a meeting on December 30.

Amid farmers protest against farm laws 2020, farmers at Burari maidan renamed Nirankari Samagam ground as 'Kisanpura'.

Farmers’ leaders have now responded to the Centre. They have written a reply to the Centre agreeing to meet on Dec 30.

After their response now, they have postponed the tractor march from December 30th to December 31st due to their meeting with the Centre.

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The December 30th program will be now held on December 31st. However, the hunger strike will continue till December 31.

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The next round of talks will be held at Vigyan Bhawan on December 30 at 2:00 pm.

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The farmers are adamant to get the three laws repealed; Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020, Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and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.

-PTC News