Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, December 9
Congratulating the farmers over the triumphant end result of their over year-long agitation towards the Farm Legal guidelines, Punjab Lok Congress (PLC) chief Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday hoped it might pave the best way for a extra constructive political surroundings for the progress of the farming group, who represent the spine of India’s financial development and sustainability.
Amarinder stated he was pleased the farmers’ combat had reached its logical conclusion and the Uttar Pradesh and Haryana governments had agreed in precept to observe his personal erstwhile authorities’s resolution in Punjab to compensate the households of farmers who had misplaced their lives through the agitation. The Captain Amarinder Singh authorities had introduced Rs 5 lakh in monetary support and a job for one member every of the deceased farmers’ households in December 2020 and January 2021, respectively.
In an announcement immediately, the previous Chief Minister expressed reduction that the agitating farmers, farm labourers and their households will lastly be again within the heat consolation of their houses after tenting at Delhi’s borders since November final yr.
Captain Amarinder hoped the lingering concern of MSP, for which the Centre had constituted a committee, would even be resolved quickly to the satisfaction of the farmers. He additional hoped all future legislations and selections regarding the farming group, which has been on the forefront of India’s progressive march since Independence, can be taken within the spirit of mutual settlement, after due session with all of the stakeholders.
Asserting his social gathering’s unequivocal assist for the farmers, Captain Amarinder stated, as prior to now, he would proceed to do the whole lot in his energy to guard their pursuits and guarantee their welfare. He identified that as chief minister of Punjab, he had not solely supported the farmers’ combat for the repeal of the Farm Legal guidelines however had ensured that they weren’t, in any manner, harassed even after they had been sitting in protest throughout the state or marching in the direction of Delhi.
Way back to in June 2020, he had convened an all-party assembly to hunt repeal of what had been then the three Farm Ordinances, identified the previous chief minister. His authorities had adopted it up with a Decision rejecting the Ordinances, which was handed by the Punjab Meeting in August, he added.