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Hitting out on the Congress throughout his tackle, BJP state unit chief O P Dhankar accused the opposition occasion of doing politics and spreading “lies” on the problem of the farm legal guidelines.
- PTI Chandigarh
- Last Updated: October 9, 2020, 11:12 PM IST
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The BJP took out ‘tractor rallies’ in numerous components of Haryana on Friday in assist of the brand new farm legal guidelines, with occasion’s state unit chief O P Dhankar saying the Congress was attempting to create “fear psychosis” amongst farmers. The rallies have been taken at numerous locations together with Gohana in Sonipat, the place Dhankar addressed a gathering, Hansi in Hisar and Bhiwani, in assist of the farm legal guidelines, which have triggered protests from farmers in numerous components.
Hitting out on the Congress throughout his tackle, Dhankar accused the opposition occasion of doing politics and spreading “lies” on the problem of the farm legal guidelines. He mentioned they have been attempting to mislead farmers and have been “trying to create fear psychosis” amongst them about these legal guidelines, which he claimed have been for peasants’ profit.
“These reforms give farmers greater freedom, wider choice to sell their crop anywhere and at best prices, but the Congress has a problem in this. They are trying to mislead the farmers. “We need to guarantee farmers that there are sufficient safeguards for them in these legal guidelines,” he said.
Further hitting out at the Congress, he said, “deceptive folks and creating hue and cry is their outdated behavior”. “You will recall the hue and cry they made once we revoked Article 370, they tried to mission as if the nation will disintegrate. They made the identical hue and cry once we introduced the legislation towards triple talaq and no one has forgotten what they used to say concerning the Citizenship Amendment Act.
“Likewise, now they are trying to drill this fear into the minds of farmers on the new farm laws, but they will not succeed,” mentioned Dhankar addressing the gathering throughout ‘Kisan Dhanyavad Yatra’. Taking an additional dig on the Congress, he alleged that everybody is aware of who carried out the M S Swaminathan Commission report and which occasion solely saved making tall claims of doing so.
“Everyone knows who snatched the land of farmers at peanuts and then handed it over to their favourites. Farmers have not forgotten the time when they used to get cheques in few rupees only as crop damage compensation. Today, these very people are trying to project themselves as well-wishers of farmers whereas the reality is they are only doing politics on the issue,” he mentioned. BJP MP from Bhiwani-Mahendergarh, Dharambir Singh addressed a gathering in Bhiwani whereas occasion MP from Hisar, Brijendra Singh addressed a gathering in Hansi, the place each asserted that MSP regime will proceed, ‘mandis’ are right here to keep and authorities procurement too will stay unchanged.