‘No discussions were held on new laws’
He said that the government's nodal agency for procurement and distribution of foodgrains, should become more efficient, transparent and accountable, as well as use modern technologies.
Sebastian, a settler from central Kerala at Karuvarakundu, said a large number of banana farmers in the state have incurred huge losses this season due to a glut in production.
Protesting farmers ransack venue of CM Khattar's meet to explain 'benefits' of farm laws; police use teargas shells
Farmers were carrying black flags and shouting slogans against the BJP-led government as they attempted to march towards Kaimla village.
The Congress party will also run a campaign on social media with *SpeakUpForFarmers on January 15, Surjewala said.
Sharma said the top court allowed protests subject to public order but was silent on inconvenience to commuters.
Hussain said that people in Punjab and the Central government, both know the role of the state government in farmers protest.
Attacking the opposition parties, Baba Ramdev also said that many parties who have nothing left to attack PM Modi are dragging vaccine into politics.
The narrow characterisation of farmers pushes people to think that they cannot organise themselves, that they are manipulated by activists with strident ideological positions
The tractor rally on January 6 will go ahead if there is no resolution during the talks on Monday.
Neither Minimum Support Price (MSP) nor Agriculture Produce Market Committee (APMC) have been abolished.
Will announce dates for shutting all malls, petrol pumps in Haryana if Jan 4 talks fail: Farmer unions
Addressing a press conference at the Singhu border protest site, farmer leaders warned of multiple actions if their main demands are not met.
These included faculty members and other functionaries of Delhi University, Banaras Hindu University, JNU, among other educational institutions.
The Delhi Traffic Police alerted commuters about the routes that remained closed owing to the agitation and suggested them to take alternative roads.
Senior farmer leader Gurnam Singh Chaduni said that the Samkyukt Kisan Morcha has called another meeting on Friday to discuss the next course of action.