Farmer chief Rakesh Tikait stated on Tuesday that if the Centre doesn’t repeal the three new agriculture laws, the protesting farmers will gherao Parliament.
IMAGE: Bharatiya Kisan Union spokesperson Rakesh Tikait speaks to media personnel throughout farmer’s protest in opposition to the brand new farm laws. Photograph: Kamal Kishore/PTI Photo
He appealed to farmers to be prepared as the decision for ‘Delhi march’ might be given at any time.
Tikait was addressing the Kisan Mahapanchayat of United Kisan Morcha in Sikar, Rajasthan Tuesday.
“This time the call will be for Parliament gherao. We will announce it and then march towards Delhi. This time 40 lakh tractors will be there instead of four lakh tractors,” he stated.
Tikait stated the protesting farmers would plough the parks close to India Gate and develop crops there. Leaders of the United Front will resolve the date to gherao the Parliament, he added.
He additionally stated there was a conspiracy to malign the nation’s farmers on January 26, when violence had damaged out within the nationwide capital throughout their tractor parade.
“The farmers of the country love the tricolor, but not the leaders of this country,” he stated.
Tikait stated farmers are brazenly difficult the federal government that if it doesn’t repeal all three contentious agricultural laws and doesn’t implement the MSP, then the farmers of the nation may also demolish the godowns of massive firms.
The United Front may also give a date for this quickly, he stated.
The mahapanchayat was additionally addressed by Swaraj motion chief Yogendra Yadav, National Vice President of All India Kisan Sabha Amra Ram, National General Secretary of Kisan Union, Chaudhary Yudhvir Singh and others.
Earlier on Tuesday, Tikait additionally addressed a farmers’ gathering at Sardarshahar in Churu district.