Singling out the AIADMK, he hit out on the archrival for supporting the Centre on the problem and mocked Chief Minister Ok Palaniswami for claiming to be a farmer and but backing the payments.
- Last Updated: September 19, 2020, 4:27 PM IST
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The DMK on Saturday introduced a gathering of its allies in Chennai on September 21 to deliberate on the subsequent plan of action over farm payments that have been adopted by the Lok Sabha alleging these would lead to hoarding of agricultural produce by corporates. The payments would “lead to hoarding of farm produce by the corporates and adversely affect the support price,” DMK chief M Ok Stalin alleged including, farmers have been protesting throughout the nation because the transfer by the Centre was “against”them.
Singling out the AIADMK, he hit out on the archrival for supporting the Centre on the problem and mocked Chief Minister Ok Palaniswami for claiming to be a farmer and but backing the payments. The AIADMK regime’s assist “proved” that it was “subservient” to the Centre, the DMK prime chief alleged in a letter to get together cadres.
Shiromani Akali Dal chief Harsimrat Kaur Badal went to the extent of resigning from the union council of ministers over the problem, he identified. The assembly of allies, scheduled to be held at “Anna Arivalayam” the DMK headquarters on Monday could be chaired by get together president Stalin, the principle opposition in Tamil Nadu mentioned in an announcement dubbing the farm payments as anti-farmer.
The Congress, Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi, the Indian Union Muslim League and the Left events are among the many allies of the DMK. Lok Sabha has handed the Essential Commodities(Amendment) Bill, the Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce(Promotion and Facilitation) Bill and the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, which search to promote barrier-free inter-state and intra-state commerce in agricultural produce.
Stalin, accusing the AIADMK of “talking lies in a high pitch”, mentioned the ruling get together’s “drama” would finish in about six months with the Assembly elections scheduled for subsequent yr(April-May), and exuded confidence of his get together capturing energy. Stalin had on Friday mentioned the brand new payments would sound a “death knell” to farmers.