BHUBANESWAR: Farmer outfits on Sunday performed a ‘Mashal Yatra’ within the metropolis and different elements of the state to pay tribute to the Pulwama martyrs and the farmers who misplaced their lives whereas agitating at Delhi protest websites. They claimed that over 200 farmers have died through the farmer motion.
The farmers and their leaders below the aegis of Samyukt Kisan Morcha, a united entrance of farmer outfits, organised the Mashal Yatra ranging from Grasp Canteen sq. to Rajmahal sq. after which culminated at Decrease PMG right here. They have been interesting the individuals to help the agitating farmers.
All India Kisan Sabha state secretary Suresh Panigrahy mentioned they paid wealthy tribute to the martyrs of Pulwama together with the farmers who misplaced their lives whereas protesting the draconian farm legal guidelines. “Greater than 200 farmers have died through the farmer motion. This torch rally is a respect to the nice souls. Jai Jawan and Jai Kisan,” he added.
He mentioned additionally they requested the individuals of the state to help their motion and make the February 18 Rail Roko a grand success. “Our protest will proceed in opposition to the farm legal guidelines. We’re additionally demanding the federal government to make sure minimal help value (MSP) for agricultural produces,” he added.
Navniman Krushak Sangathan (NKS), a farmer outfit, organised the Mashal Yatra at Kalpana Sq. right here in reminiscence of the Pulwama martyrs and farmers who misplaced their lives on the protest websites in Delhi. “This battle and motion is for the advantage of the entire farmer neighborhood. We are going to get success,” mentioned NKS state coordinator Seshadev Nanda.
In the meantime, the outfits have began holding conferences with a number of farmers in rural areas to make the February 18 rail roko success. This Mashal Yatra was a warm-up occasion earlier than their Rail Roko protest. They’ve already ready their plans to watch the stir between 12 o’clock and 4 pm on February 18 in a peaceable method.
The farmer outfits have appealed everyone together with non-NDA political events to point out solidarity to their motion. Congress, all left events together with CPI, CPI (M), CPI (ML) Liberation, CPI (ML), CPI (ML) New Democracy, Samajwadi Celebration and others have prolonged their help to the February 18 stir. Their farmer wings will hit the road together with the farmers.