New Delhi [India], August 27 (ANI): Amid The continued farmers’ protest, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Friday termed The mannequin new farm legal guidelines as “anti-agriculture legal guidelines” and accused the Centre of promoting capitalism, demanding the withdrawal of the legal guidelines.
“Will not let the fields Discover your self to be sand, will not Permit them to present it to their pals. Withdraw the anti-agriculture legal guidelines! FarmersProtest,” said the Congress MP in a tweet right now.
Earlier, the Wayanad MP had attacked the Centre on a quantity of events for passing The mannequin new agri legal guidelines accusing the central authorities of “designing them to destroy the agriculture enterprise” and “hand it over to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pals”.
Whereas addressing an event in Wayanad in February this yr, he had said, “The complete world can see The drawback confronted by Indian farmers, However The federal authorities in Delhi is unable To know the ache of the farmers. We now have pop stars Who’re commenting on the state of affairs of the farmers However the Indian authorities Isn’t . They do not Appear to be going to take again these three new legal guidelines till They’re pressured And There is a set off for it.””The rationale is that these three new legal guidelines are designed to destroy the agricultural system in India And provides the complete enterprise To 2 or three of Narendra Modi’s pals,” he had alleged.
The Congress chief’s remarks acquired here as farmers have been protesting on the completely different borders of the nationwide capital since November 26 final yr in the direction of the three newly enacted farm legal guidelines: Farmers’ Produce Commerce and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020; the Farmers Empowerment and Safety) Settlement on Worth Assurance and farm Providers Act 2020 and the Important Commodities (Modification) Act, 2020.
Farmer chiefs and the Centre have held a quantity of rounds of talks However the impasse stays. (ANI)