The Centre’s U-turn may additionally add to the unity and aggression of like-minded opposition events towards the federal government throughout the Parliament session on a variety of widespread points.
Congress chief Sonia Gandhi mentioned: “At this time, the sacrifices of greater than 700 farmer households, whose members laid down their lives on this battle for justice, have paid off… In a democracy, any choice must be taken after talks with each stakeholder and deliberations with the opposition. I hope the Modi authorities has a minimum of realized one thing for the longer term.”
Congratulating farmers, Rahul Gandhi, reportedly travelling overseas, retweeted a previous video clipping through which he could be heard saying, “mark my phrase, the farm legal guidelines should be withdrawn by the federal government”. By the way, Gandhi was overseas when the united opposition protests peaked towards the land acquisition invoice, ensuing within the first Modi regime withdrawing it. Congress leaders hoped he would return in time to affix ‘Vijay Diwas’.
NCP chief Sharad Pawar and Maharashtra CM too took potshots on the Centre after the PM’s announcement. Trinamool chief Mamata Banerjee congratulated ‘each single farmer who fought relentlessly’. The Left events saluted farmers and termed the Centre’s U-turn as a determined choice pressured by the electoral strain of the upcoming polls.