Thye ongoing farmers’ agitation has entered the 122nd day right now and the protestors have determined to mark the Holika Dahan competition by burning copies of the contentious Farm Legal guidelines close to the Delhi Haryana border. Based on the farmers, they are going to burn copies of the farm legal guidelines as a part of Holika Dahan — a pyre lighting ritual symbolising the victory of excellent over evil, an asura, on the eve of Holi.
BKU nationwide spokesperson Rakesh Tikait will lead the farmers on Sunday by burning the copies of the Payments.
“Farm Payments not acceptable”
Tikait appealed to the farmers that throughout the Holika Dahan, farmers ought to burn copies of Payments of their villages. “It can assist in making the federal government perceive that the Payments should not acceptable to farmers,” he mentioned.
He mentioned it’s a part of the Samyukta Kisan Morcha’s programme. “On Monday, as a substitute of utilizing colors, farmers will apply farm soil as tilak on the brow of fellow farmers as a tribute to farmers who misplaced their lives throughout the protests.”
He additional mentioned farmers had been prepared to remain on the protest website until Diwali if the legal guidelines weren’t repealed and a brand new legislation, that ensures the MSP, will not be made.
Jharkhand farmers are available help
Farmers in all 24 districts of Jharkhand shall be lighting copies on the event of Holika Dahan.
As per the decision of Sanyuk Kissan Morcha chief we’d be lighting copies of the draconian three farm legal guidelines. We’re already making copies of the farm legal guidelines in any respect the block stage and they are going to be circulated amongst the farmers. The lighting of the copies of the farm legal guidelines shall be carried out as a part of the Holika Dahan rituals on March 28 throughout the nation and we might even be part of it to show our protest in opposition to the three farm legal guidelines,” mentioned Sufal Mahato, state convenor of Jharkhand Rajya Kissan Sangharsh Samanvay Samiti, as quoted by The Telegraph.
Farmers from throughout India have been protesting in opposition to the three new farm legal guidelines that had been handed by the central authorities in September 2020. Based on the protesting farmers, the brand new legal guidelines may depart them on the mercy of personal firms and finish the minimal help value (MSP) for necessary crops.