Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed assist but once more for his authorities’s controversial farm sector legal guidelines that has had the farmers tenting on the borders of Delhi for practically a month.
“The agriculture reforms that have taken place are exactly what farmer bodies and even opposition parties have been asking over the years,” the Prime Minister mentioned, reiterating the federal government’s declare that the opposition is now “instigating” and “misleading” the farmers.
“The Government of India is always committed to farmers’ welfare and we will keep assuring the farmers and addressing their concerns,” he added whereas talking at a perform in Gujarat’s Kutch.
Last week, the BJP had claimed that the Congress was contradicting its personal plans to incite farmers and oppose the federal government.
During the UPA rule, the Congress and Sharad Pawar’s Nationalist Congress Party supported what are actually key provisions of the farm legal guidelines.