Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and different occasion leaders participated within the protest.
Congress MPs from each homes gathered exterior Mahatma Gandhi’s statue within the Parliament complicated and raised slogans towards the federal government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Carrying placards and hoardings, additionally they raised slogans in help of the farmers and their calls for.
“They’re adamant on falsehood, injustice, conceitedness. We’re Satyagrahis, standing right here fearless, united. Jai Kisan,” Gandhi stated in tweet in Hindi, utilizing the hashtag “#FarmersParliament”.
He additionally posted an image of the occasion MPs holding up a banner that stated, “We demand repeal of anti-farmer legal guidelines”.
Congress’s chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala additionally tweeted in Hindi with a prayer that good sense prevails upon the federal government and it repeals the contentious farm legal guidelines.
“We pray to god that good sense prevails upon the Modi authorities in Parliament and it ought to shun conceitedness. Repeal all of the three ‘black legal guidelines’ towards agriculture,” he stated.
The Congress has been demanding a repeal of the three legal guidelines, that are being opposed by farmers, in keeping with whom these legislations will finish the “mandi” (wholesale market) and MSP procurement methods and depart them on the mercy of huge corporates. The federal government has rejected these apprehensions as misplaced.