The Congress on Thursday determined it should press for repealing the three farm legal guidelines on the very first day of the upcoming Winter Session of Parliament apart from searching for Rs 4 lakh compensation for the households of those that died of COVID-19.
The choice was taken at a gathering of prime social gathering leaders which was chaired by Sonia Gandhi to debate the Congress’ technique for the upcoming session that can begin on November 29.
The Union Cupboard has already permitted a invoice to repeal the three farm legal guidelines following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement on November 19. It is going to be launched in Lok Sabha through the Winter Session.
The Congress’ assembly was held at Sonia Gandhi’s residence, 10 Janpath, in Delhi with Chief of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge and deputy chief Anand Sharma, apart from chief whip within the higher home Jairam Ramesh amongst others in attendance.
Congress chief in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, deputy chief Gaurav Gogoi, chief whip Okay Suresh, and whips Manickam Tagore and Ravneet Singh Bittu attended the meet. Senior chief A Okay Antony and AICC basic secretary organisation Okay C Venugopal had been additionally current.
Sources mentioned the Congress management determined to hunt for the repeal of the farm legal guidelines on the primary day of the session itself.
“We would like the repeal of the three farm legal guidelines on the primary day of the session. We may also demand a separate legislation for minimal assist worth,” a senior chief informed PTI.
Social gathering leaders mentioned they might attain out to different opposition events to press for his or her calls for, which embody the resignations of Union Minister Ajay Kumar Mishra ‘Teni’ whose son has been arrested within the Lakhimpur Kheri incident during which some farmers had been mowed down by a car.
The Congress management additionally determined to lift the difficulty of worth rise and can press for the demand for searching for Rs 4 lakh compensation for all victims of COVID-19.