“We want to amend the state agriculture law as we feel that the Union government’s agriculture laws are not in the interest of farmers.
NCP national spokesman and Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik referred to the statement of TMC chief Mamata Banerjee who reportedly said that the unity of the Opposition is necessary.
Judicial Magistrate of Umreth, L L Prajapati, also found Jayant Patel and his supporters Nimesh Goswami and Pankaj Shridhar guilty of unlawful assembly, rioting and house- trespass.
Maharashtra NCP president and state cabinet minister Jayant Patil has been on the statewide campaign for the last several days and addressing rallies of his party workers.
Farmers call on people to back 'Bharat Bandh'; Centre unlikely to share draft amendments before talks
Farmer leaders also welcomed the support of political parties to the nationwide strike against the laws and demanded that the legislations be repealed.
Election Commission guidelines give parties anywhere from three weeks to three months to submit their poll funds and expenditure details.
The Congress announced the first list of candidates for the Meghalaya Assembly polls which also includes the name of Chief Minister Mukul Sangma.
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Monday decided to contest the Gujarat Assembly elections on its own and expressed confidence it would bag the maximum number of seats in the "solo fight".
Pawar revealed that Uddhav recently met him and they discussed the need for an alliance of like-minded parties in the country.