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    Agricultural law strike by farmers: opposition leaders to meet President

    Agricultural law strike by farmers: opposition leaders to meet President

    The delegation will include Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury, DMK leader TR Balu and NCP leader Sharad Pawar.

    New Delhi: As per the National Agricultural Law Center to see the farmers in the struggle against the controversial leader of the opposition key law. At 5 pm, five leaders representing the opposition parties were allowed to visit the Rashtrapati Bhavan. The delegation will include Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury, DMK leader TR Balu and NCP leader Sharad Pawar. Eleven parties have sought permission to meet the President. However, considering the Covid situation, the Rashtrapati Bhavan has given permission to only five people.

    Opposition leaders have argued that the new law could lead to the collapse of the Indian agricultural sector. The leaders will also inform the President about the new agricultural laws being passed in Parliament as undemocratic.

    The bills were passed by Parliament in September. Meanwhile, farmers’ organizations protesting against the agricultural law will meet today to decide on the next steps. Farmers will discuss Amit Shah’s proposal to amend the law in writing.

    Amit Shah said in a three-hour discussion yesterday that he would give assurances in writing on issues including support prices. Farmers’ organizations, which said the proposals were not new, decided not to attend the meeting called by the government today. The organizations have reiterated that the strike will continue until the laws are repealed.

    Agricultural law strike by farmers: opposition leaders to meet President

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