Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has written an open letter to farmers, congratulating them on their “historic victory” after the Centre introduced its resolution to repeal three contentious farm legal guidelines, and warranted them of his celebration’s assist of their future struggles.
Noting that the wrestle is just not over but, he requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to not dare once more to conspire to make farmers slaves in their very own land by taking part in into the fingers of some capitalists and urged him to work in the direction of fulfilling his promise of doubling farmers’ revenue by 2022.
अन्नदाता किसान-मजदूर के नाम श्री राहुल गांधी का पत्र।
“मेरे प्यारे अन्नदाताओं,
आपके तप, संघर्ष और बलिदान के दम पर मिली ऐतिहासिक जीत की बहुत-बहुत बधाई। पौने बारह महीने से ठिठुरती ठंड, भीषण गर्मी,बरसात, तमाम परेशानियों व जुल्मों के बावजूद तीनों खेती विरोधी काले कानूनों को खत्म…” pic.twitter.com/CbDOnE3DNV
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Asserting that the farmer is aware of what’s for his profit and what’s not, the previous Congress chief mentioned, “Don’t dare to once more conspire to make the farmer a slave in his personal land by taking part in into the fingers of some capitalists.” “As an alternative, the prime minister, based on his promise, ought to guarantee doubling of farmers’ revenue by 2022. For this, they need to additionally launch a roadmap of future plans as quickly as potential. Prime minister, don’t forget that energy is a medium of service and there’s no place in any democracy for plunder, stubbornness and vanity,” he mentioned within the open letter in Hindi.
Gandhi mentioned the “satyagraha” that the farmers have received regardless of the freezing chilly, the scorching warmth, the rains and all troubles and atrocities during the last nearly a 12 months is unparallel within the historical past of unbiased India.
“I bow right down to the sacrifices made by greater than 700 farmers and labourers on this wrestle,” he added.
The Congress MP additionally mentioned the Gandhian method through which the farmers fought in opposition to “the vanity of an autocratic ruler and compelled him to withdraw his resolution is an ideal instance of the triumph of fact over falsehood”.
He mentioned it’s a historic day to recollect the farmers and labourers who strengthened this “satyagraha” by sacrificing their lives.
“I want this could not have occurred had the Centre paid consideration to the calls for of the farmers from the start,” Gandhi mentioned.
He mentioned getting a minimal assist worth (MSP) on crops, a repeal of the controversial Electrical energy Modification Act, a discount within the tax burden on tools used for farming, a reduce within the sudden improve within the diesel costs and discovering an answer to the debt of farmers and labourers are critical issues for additional wrestle.
“I guarantee all of you that like within the current motion, I together with each Congress employee will elevate your voice shoulder to shoulder in your future struggles,” the Congress chief mentioned.