Press Reporter News Service
Sangrur, October 18
Congress MP from Faridkot Mohammad Sadique on Sunday confronted the ire of protesting farmers at Benra village beneath Dhuri Sadar police station. Agitated farmers and children saved him “confined” to his car for 45 minutes and posed him questions.
“Farmers are dying in protests, however your authorities is sleeping. Why your authorities has not introduced any compensation as but?” requested a teenager after stopping the car of Sadique.
Inside minutes many others surrounded the car of the MP and began asking him questions. They requested that why Congress MPs should not resigning and sitting on indefinite protest in New Delhi towards farm Acts and why Congress authorities was not extending a lot wanted assist to their protests?
“You’re tactically supporting PM Narendra Modi as you increase your voice towards farm Acts solely in Punjab. However after reaching in Delhi, you begin talking the language of Modi and it’s unacceptable,” mentioned an outdated farmer.
One other teenager mentioned “Modi IS attempting to kill farmers of Punjab”, however neither Congress, nor SAD leaders had been taking a stand for them.
“Our authorities has been supporting you and I’ve been giving repeated statements that we’re standing with you,” MP Sadique mentioned.
However protesters requested the MP that why he had not joined their protest as but at the same time as he saved attempting to persuade farmers to let him go to attend a ‘bhog’.
Later, Dhuri Sadar SHO Deepinderpal Singh Jeji got here and helped the MP to depart the place.
“For the reason that crowd was leaderless, it grew to become inconceivable for the MP to persuade them. I took him in my car and dropped him at a long way after which he left in his car,” mentioned the SHO.