Earlier on Tuesday, Samyukta Kisan Morcha, the umbrella physique of farmer unions, held a gathering to debate the Centre’s response and mentioned that some pending points nonetheless stay.
“Now we have despatched a couple of options and objections on the federal government ‘s proposal on our pending calls for,” the SKM mentioned after the assembly.
“They [Centre] haven’t given a transparent roadmap on sure pending points. They mentioned the circumstances can be withdrawn when the protest known as off. However nothing has been given in writing,” Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) chief Rakesh Tikait mentioned.
The farmers mentioned they will not settle for the federal government’s situation that circumstances can be withdrawn solely after the protest known as off.
The Centre’s response got here after the farmers put forth six calls for after Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced the rollback of the three contentious legal guidelines.
The first demand of the farmers was a authorized assure to make sure Minimal Help Worth (MSP) system.
The farmers additionally demanded withdrawal of Electrical energy Modification Invoice, removing of the penalty part from the Air Air pollution Invoice, arrest and removing of Union minister of state for dwelling Ajay Misra Teni, withdrawal of “pretend” circumstances registered towards the farmers, rehabilitation of the kin of martyred farmers, and a memorial for the martyred farmers.
In its letter to the farmer unions, the Centre has agreed to kind a committee to debate the MSP challenge and mentioned it should have representations from the SKM.
The Centre additionally mentioned that UP and Haryana governments will withdraw all circumstances towards the farmers after they name off their protest.
It mentioned that each states have additionally in precept agreed to supply compensation to the kin of farmers who died through the protests.
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Hundreds of farmers have been protesting towards the three farm laws on the varied border factors of Delhi for over a yr now.
Final month, PM Modi introduced that the federal government will repeal the three legal guidelines because it didn’t persuade a sure part of the farmers. The invoice to repeal the legal guidelines was later cleared by Parliament and accredited by the President.
Nonetheless, the farmers had mentioned they’ll name off the protest solely when the Centre provides them assurances on their pending calls for.
(With inputs from companies)