Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of the agitating unions, hold a meeting at Singh border on Sunday to decide on the next course of action. It includes the decisions on the MSP issue and the proposed daily tractor march to Parliament during the upcoming Winter Session.
Meanwhile, farmer leaders have been maintaining that the protesters will stay put at border areas of Delhi until the Centre formally repeals these laws in Parliament after Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s surprise announcement on Friday
Furthermore, farmers also have indicated their stir for a statutory guarantee of MSP and withdrawal of the Electricity Amendment Bill will continue.
What was said in the meeting?
It was a good step, we welcome it. But a lot of things still remain: Farmer leader Balbir Singh Rajewal on the repeal of the three farm laws.
The predecided programmes of the SKM will be held as per the schedule, confirmed by the SKM.
While speaking to the media, farmer leader Balbir Singh Rajewal said, “We discussed the repeal of farm laws. After this, some decisions were taken. SKM’s predecided programs will continue as it is.
SKM’s pre-decided programs include Kisan panchayat in Lucknow on November 22, gatherings at all borders on November 26. Moreover, march to Parliament on November 29, farmer leader Balbir Singh Rajewal said in a press briefing at the Singhu border.
Rajewal also said that SKM will hold another meeting on November 27 to discuss further developments. The meeting was attended by 40 members including Balveer Rajewal, Gurunam Singh Chadhuni, Manjit Rai Darshan Pal and Yogendra Yadav.
We’ll write an open letter to the PM. Pending demands will be mentioned in it – MSP Committee, its rights, its time frame, its duties; Electricity Bill 2020, withdrawal of cases. We’ll also write to him to sack the Minister (Ajay Mishra Teni) over Lakhimpur Kheri said Balbir Singh Rajewal.
Moreover,Rajewal also said that SKM will hold another meeting on November 27 to discuss further developments.