Press Reporter News Service
Panchkula, October 2
Farmers broke barricades with tractors and clashed with the police on Saturday close to Chandimandir toll plaza whereas they had been marching in the direction of Sector 17 to gherao Haryana Speaker and native MLA Gian Chand Gupta’s residence in opposition to suspending of paddy procurement, reportedly leaving many from each side injured.
The police resorted to a lathicharge to push again the gang, injuring protesters within the course of.
In a press launch, the police, nevertheless, denied the declare and acknowledged that the protesters tried to run over police personnel with tractors, leaving few policemen injured.
In the meantime, Bharatiya Kisan Union (Charuni) president Gurnam Singh Charuni, in a video message, requested the farmers to achieve Chandimandir toll plaza in massive numbers.
As per Charuni, he could attain the toll barrier in an hour.
He stated, ‘’The police resorted to a brutal lathicharge in Panchkula during which many protesters have suffered accidents. Protesters have additionally been taken into custody from two-three spots. I urge close by farmers, together with these from Chandigarh, to right away collect at Chandimandir toll plaza in massive numbers.”