Farmers Protest: Violence had erupted at the Red Fort and a major clash occurred between Delhi Police and Farmers yesterday during the tractor march in Delhi on Republic Day 2021.
Protesting farmers on Tuesday also hoisted a flag at the Red Fort in Delhi
Now, VM Singh, All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee has stated that they are quitting the protest.
He said, “We can’t carry forward a protest with someone whose direction is something else. So, I wish them the best but VM Singh and All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee are withdrawing from this protest right away.”
He wished the protestors all the best and said that they are withdrawing themselves from this protest.
The Delhi police lathi charged on the farmers and tear gas was also used on the farmers. A lot of Ambulances reached inside the Red Fort.
The Government of India had also suspended the telecom and internet services in certain areas of Delhi. The areas included 5 borders; Singhu, Tikri, Gazipur, Mukarba Chowk and Nangloi and their adjoining areas in NCT of Delhi from 12:00 to 23:59 hrs on Jan 26, 2020. A lot of metro gates had also been shut.
The farmers’ tractor rally in Delhi started in the morning and a lot of farmers also protested peacefully. Farmers Protest seems to have intensified now.
Farmers have been protesting at Delhi borders since November 26. Despite 11 rounds of meeting between the 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.