The Prime Minister selected the instance of Guru Nanak Jayanti to announce the repeal of the three laws, the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, the Farmers Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act 2020.
“Today is the holy festival of light of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. This is not the time to blame anyone,” PM Modi mentioned.
Meanwhile, terming PM’s announcement to withdraw the 3 contentious farm regulations as a starting, Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) chief Rakesh Tikait reiterated that the protesting farmers will return to their homes only after the decision is duly passed by way of the Parliament. He additionally stressed out that the federal government must communicate to farmers over the problem of minimal beef up value (MSP) of plants and different issues.
“The protest will not be withdrawn immediately, we will wait for the day when the farm laws are repealed in Parliament. Along with MSP, the government should talk to farmers on other issues too,” Tikait tweeted in Hindi.