Fifteen MPs from these events together with SAD, DMK, NCP and Trinamool Congress had been stopped by police from assembly the protesting farmers at Ghazipur border within the morning.
According to SAD MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal who coordinated the go to, the leaders weren’t allowed to cross the barricades and attain the protest website.
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Besides Badal, Supriya Sule from NCP, Kanimozhi and Tiruchi Siva from DMK and Saugata Roy from TMC had been a part of the delegation apart from members of National Conference, RSP and IUML.
After Lok Sabha adjourned for the day, Opposition MPs together with Sule and Roy met Birla and gave him the letter claiming they weren’t allowed to satisfy protesting farmers by police.
“The impression we got at the Delhi Ghazipur border is like the border between India and Pakistan. The condition of farmers resemble that of prisoners in jail,” they mentioned within the letter.
Asking whether or not they’re dwelling in a “police state”, the MPs mentioned regardless of elected representatives, they weren’t allowed to satisfy farmers’ representatives.
During a dialogue in Parliament on Thursday, a number of opposition events requested the federal government to withdraw the three contentious farm legal guidelines with out making it a status concern and to not deal with the agitating farmers as “enemies”.
Stringent safety continued at Ghazipur on the Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border, one of many key protest websites the place hundreds of farmers are tenting with a requirement that the Centre repeal the brand new agri-marketing legal guidelines enacted final September.
The protesting farmers have expressed the apprehension that these legal guidelines would pave the best way for the dismantling of the minimal help value (MSP) system, leaving them on the “mercy” of huge companies.
However, the federal government has maintained that the brand new legal guidelines will deliver higher alternatives to farmers and introduce new applied sciences in agriculture.
Eleven rounds of formal talks between the federal government and the protesting farmer unions have failed to interrupt the impasse. While unions have caught to their important demand of repeal of the legal guidelines and authorized assure of MSP, the federal government has provided some concessions together with retaining these legal guidelines on maintain for 1-1.5 years. Even the Supreme Court has stayed the legal guidelines for 2 months and arrange a panel to look into the matter.