Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, July 13
The primary sedition case in opposition to farmers of their agitation in opposition to the controversial three farm legal guidelines has been registered by the Sirsa police.
Getting powerful with the agitators, who allegedly vandalised the official automobile of Haryana Deputy Speaker Ranbir Gangwa in Sirsa on July 11, the police booked two farm leaders, Harcharan Singh and Prahlad Singh, and 90-100 different unidentified farmers underneath stringent Sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), together with 124-A (sedition) and 307 (try and homicide).
The police have suspended Vikram Singh, SHO of the Civil Traces, Sirsa, for allegedly mishandling the state of affairs which resulted within the vandalising of the Deputy Speaker’s automobile on Sunday. A departmental inquiry has additionally been initiated in opposition to DSP Sanjay Kumar. Earlier, SP Bhupender Singh was changed with Arpit Jain after the incident.
In the meantime, House Minister Anil Vij went on the offensive, alleging that the farmers’ agitation was getting violent with every passing day. “The violent agitation can’t be allowed to proceed in a democratic and peaceable nation,” he asserted.
The Bharatiya Kisan Union state spokesman Rakesh Bains mentioned the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) would take a name on the difficulty at its assembly on July 14.
The official automobile of the Deputy Speaker got here underneath assault on Sunday when the farmers throughout a statewide protest in opposition to the farm legal guidelines had been protesting at Sirsa. The rear windscreen of the automobile was damaged when it was pelted with stones. Gangwa, who was reportedly sitting on the entrance seat, escaped unharmed.
The farmers, demanding rollback of the farm legal guidelines, have been at loggerheads with the ruling BJP-JJP, disrupting the official and get together occasions for a number of months.
In Could, reserving of sure farmers, who tried to disrupt an official operate of Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar at Hisar, snowballed into a significant confrontation between the Haryana Authorities and the farmers. The administration later withdraw the circumstances, which included try and homicide prices, after tons of of farmers from throughout the state had laid seige to Hisar.