His comments is nothing short of openly admitting that Congress directed the farmers to protest at the Delhi Border.
Ravneet Singh Brar, who hails from Punjab's Muktsar and holds an MBA degree, was chosen to play the role of the 'Krishi Mantri' at the Kisan Sansad for a day, which he felt was a "big opportunity".
In a related development, senior farmer leader Baldev Singh Sirsa, who had gone on an indefinite fast as a protest against the arrests, broke his fast.
It was the first time since the January 26 violence that the farmer unions got the nod to hold a protest in the city.
Congress MPs from both houses gathered outside Mahatma Gandhi's statue in the Parliament complex and raised slogans against the government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The government is "very concerned" about the well-being of women farmers protesting at Delhi borders, Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani told the Rajya Sabha.
'It is an unethical government. We suspect that our numbers are also on list of those being snooped on,' farmer leader Shiv Kumar Kakka said.
The 200 farmers, wearing identification badges and carrying flags of their unions, travelled to Jantar Mantar from their Singhu border protest site in buses with a police escort.
Congress has been demanding the repeal of the three farm laws, which the farmers are against alleging that these legislations will end the mandi and MSP procurement systems
The protesters blocked the highway for two hours at different points, including Khuian Malana toll plaza and Panjuana village.
They said farmers will travel to Jantar Mantar from the Singhu border in buses with police escort.
The comments of the former Haryana CM came during his visit to Delhi's Ghazipur border where farmers have been protesting against the Centre's three farm laws.
The delay in payment has been creating huge financial pressure on the Civil Supplies Corporation in Odisha, the paddy procurement agency.
During a meeting on Sunday, the Delhi Police had asked farmer unions to reduce the number of people attending the protest, but it was declined by the farm union leaders.
The import fee will be based on the domestic environmental cost incurred and will initially cover goods that are both carbon-intensive and exposed to trade competition, like aluminum, cement etc.