Tractor March Delhi: Protesting farmers on Tuesday hoisted a flag at the Red Fort in Delhi after a tractor march in Delhi on Republic Day 2021.
Violence has erupted at the Red Fort and a major clash has occurred between Delhi Police and Farmers. The Delhi police has now lathi charged on the farmers and tear gas is also being used on the farmers. According to the sources, firing has been started by the Delhi police and two farmers have been injured. A lot of Ambulances have reached inside the Red Fort. The police is trying to take the injured farmers to the hospital.
A lot of police force has entered the Red Fort and is trying to control the farmers.
Red Fort in Delhi is fully occupied by protesting farmers now while the police is climbing to remove the flag that was hoisted by the protesters.
The farmers’ tractor rally in Delhi started in the morning and whereas a lot of farmers are protesting peacefully, a lot of them entered the Red Fort and tried to hoist the Kisan flag. The protestors are breaking the barricades and making their way ahead.
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.