Up to date: Aug 28, 2021 12:54 IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 28 (ANI): The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Saturday adopted a resolution urging the Centre to withdraw the three new farm laws.
The resolution, via a voice vote, was moved by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin within the meeting in the course of the monsoon session.
Opposing the resolution, AIADMK and BJP legislators staged a walkout from the meeting. AIADMK MLAs stated that the resolution has been moved in haste and the state authorities ought to search the views of farmers by convening an all-party assembly.
The resolution was supported by the legislators of Congress, Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK), Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK), Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK), Communist Celebration of India (CPI), Communist Celebration of India (Marxist) (CPI-M) and Thamizhaga Vazhvurimai Katchi.
Stalin additionally introduced that each one the instances lodged towards farmers protesting towards the three new legal guidelines in the course of the previous 12 months will likely be withdrawn.
Farmers have been protesting on the totally different borders of the nationwide capital since November 26 final 12 months towards 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 leaders and the Centre have held a number of rounds of talks however the deadlock stays. (ANI)