Press Reporter News Service
Patiala, April 30
Farmers related to the Street Kisan Sangharsh Committee on Friday blocked the connecting roads to Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh’s residence from YPS Chowk and the Principal Street right here as a part of their protest towards the state and Union governments, alleging acquisition of their land for the Delhi-Katra expressway at low compensation.
The farmers have additionally determined to hold out a march within the metropolis ranging from the Fountain Chowk.
The protest, deliberate days in the past, formed up as over 500 farmers reached Patiala on Thursday of their tractor-trolleys. The farmers related to the committee have arrange their tents close to the CM’s residence and have been protesting for over 35 days now. This additionally compelled town police to dam all roads resulting in the CM’s residence for over a month now.
Visitors from areas adjoining to the CM residence was additionally affected as a bit of farmers blocked different roads too.
Coordinators of the farmers’ protest stated they’d determined to jam all roads of town.