Press Reporter News Service
Sonepat, April 23
Scores of protesting youth farmers on Friday gheraoed the farmer leaders of Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) at Kisan Andolan workplace at Kundli right here.
The protesting youths additionally sat on dharna there for round two-and-a-half hours and demanded the announcement of the programme for ‘Parliament march’ which the SKM had introduced earlier. The SKM leaders pacified the youths and despatched them again to their protesting place.
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The SKM assembly was additionally postponed right this moment as a result of some inner points.
A gathering of farmer leaders of the 32 protesting farmer teams of Punjab and a gathering of Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) was scheduled for right this moment on the Kisan Andolan workplace in Kundli.
After the assembly of the leaders of the 32 teams, the leaders of SKM, together with Joginder Singh Ugrahan, Gurnam Singh Charuni, BKU leaders from Uttar Pradesh and others, entered the assembly corridor however the assembly of the SKM was postponed as a result of some inner causes, mentioned Harinder Singh Lakhowal, basic secretary, BKU (Lakhowal).
Because the SKM leaders got here out of the assembly corridor, scores of younger farmers reached there in trolleys and gheraoed the farmer leaders. They compelled the farmer leaders to take heed to their calls for earlier than going outdoors the Kisan Andolan workplace.
The utmost youths among the many protesters have been from Punjab. Some youths are from Haryana, mentioned sources. Some youths have been related to Lakha Sidhana, gangster-turned-social activist, some belong to Scholar for Society (SFS) organisations and a few youths have been related to Navdeep Singh Jalbera of Ambala.
The youths demanded that the farmer leaders ought to announce the programme for ‘Parliament march’. The farmer leaders tried to pacify the youths, however they weren’t prepared to listen to them out.
After that, the farmer leaders held a gathering on the spot and determined to not discuss on any problem with the youths right this moment, mentioned sources. The youths have been pacified and despatched again to their protesting websites.
Darshan Pal Singh, president, Krantikari Kisan Union and a member of SKM mentioned, “We now have pacified the youths that their sentiments are welcome however their manner of expressing these is improper. This can be a motion of farmers and no determination might be taken underneath any strain.” Their demand can be mentioned within the subsequent assembly of SKM, maintained Darshan Pal.
Notably, the SKM had introduced the ‘Parliament march’ programme earlier however as a result of some inner causes, the programme was delayed by the SKM leaders.