Continuing agitation a concern, but farmer unions' 'obdurate' stand shows vested interests at play: BJP leaders

Credit: IndiaTimes- Published on January 22, 2021
Several party leaders said that protesting farmers' "all-or-nothing" approach and their warning to further intensify the agitation may actually help the government in the battle of perceptions, especially when it has become clear that the Centre made a big climbdown by offering to put the laws on hold for up to two years and when...

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Published on January 22, 2021 -  01:13
Some forces want farmers' agitation to continue: Agriculture Minister
Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said that there are forces that want the farmers' agitation to continue and ensuring that no good comes out of it. Centre and farmer leaders held 11th round of talks today, which also remained inconclusive. Centre proposed to reconsider its proposal of implementation of farm laws on hold for 1-1.5 years and asked farmers to give their decision by tomorrow.

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