His remarks got here after Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an handle to the nation this morning, introduced that the federal government has determined to repeal the three farm laws, which have been on the centre of protests by farmers for the previous 12 months.
Speaking concerning the legal guidelines, Badal stated, “It was for the primary time within the historical past of democratic governments that brazen and merciless legal guidelines have been made with out even taking the stakeholders on board.’
“No govt ought to ever do such an insensitive and merciless factor once more,” he asserted.
Describing “700 farmers who died in the course of the protest as martyrs”, Badal stated, “The lack of these these courageous troopers and the disgraceful and completely avoidable occasions just like the one at Lakhimpur will at all times stay a darkish blot on the face of this authorities.”
Eight folks together with 4 farmers have been killed within the violence in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur on October 3.