New Farm Laws: Farmers Step Up Agitation In Punjab; Top Akali Leadership Hold Demonstrations

Punjab farmers stepped up their agitation against the new farm laws on Thursday with rail blockades at over 30 places, even as top SAD leaders, including party chief Sukhbir Singh Badal and former Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal, led ‘kisan’ marches from three revered places of the Sikh community. The ‘kisan’ marches led by Sukhbir Badal from Akal Takht, the top temporal seat of the Sikhs in Amritsar, Harsimrat Badal from Takht Damdama Sahib in Talwandi Sabo, and party senior leaders Prem Singh Chandumajra and Daljeet Singh Cheema from Keshgarh Sahib in Ropar culminated at two different places on the outskirts of Chandigarh as police stopped them from moving towards Governor V P Singh Badnore’s residence to submit a memorandum seeking revocation of the laws.

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