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Farmers’ physique writes to PM Modi, urges him to renew talks over six calls for | India Information

NEW DELHI: With the federal government getting ready to get Cupboard approval of its determination to repeal the farm legal guidelines in its subsequent assembly on Wednesday, the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) – joint physique of farmer unions main present protests – on Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to right away resume talks on the farmers’ six calls for together with authorized assure to procurement of crops at minimal help value (MSP).
“You appealed to us to return to our dwelling…We too wish to return and be a part of our households after resolving the pending points. If you need the identical, then the federal government ought to instantly resume talks with the SKM on the six points. Until then, the Morcha will proceed this motion,” mentioned the SKM in its e-mail to the Prime Minister.
Itemizing six calls for which embrace three contemporary ones, the SKM mentioned, “You should be absolutely conscious that the repeal of the three black legal guidelines just isn’t the one demand of this motion. From the very starting of the talks with the federal government (final yr), the Morcha had raised three extra calls for.”
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Apart from authorized assure to MSP, the opposite 5 calls for of the SKM embrace withdrawal of Electrical energy Modification Invoice, scrapping of provisions of fines for stubble burning within the Fee for Air High quality Administration regulation, withdrawal of circumstances in opposition to farmers registered throughout the protests in several states, sacking and arrest of junior dwelling minister Ajay Kumar Mishra over the Lakhimpur Kheri incident, and compensation to kin of round 700 farmers who died throughout the protests and allotment of a website at Singhu Border to arrange a memorial for them.
The final three calls for within the checklist of six are new additions which, the SKM mentioned, have arisen throughout the “historic motion within the final one yr” and subsequently these too should be resolved instantly.
These calls for will, in the meantime, be taken up at ‘Kisan Mahapanchayat’ in Lucknow on Monday when the farmer leaders would articulate the rationale behind these calls for and strongly pitch for sacking and arrest of junior dwelling minister who belongs to Uttar Pradesh.
Welcoming the PM’s announcement on Friday in regards to the Centre’s determination to repeal the three farm legal guidelines, the SKM in its e-mail to him mentioned the farmers now count on his authorities to “fulfil the promise on the earliest and in full”.
Referring to the MSP difficulty within the checklist of calls for, the Morcha has not solely demanded authorized assure but in addition pitched for deciding MSP on the C2+50% system (complete price together with imputed price of capital and the hire on the farmers’ personal land) as a substitute of the present follow of following A2+FL (all paid-out price incurred by farmers and the worth of household labour) whereas arriving on the help value of 23 crops.
The Morcha will meet once more on November 27 – two days earlier than the start of the Parliament session and their scheduled tractor march to Parliament – and take a name on its future plan of action retaining in view the event within the Cupboard.
Authorities sources concerned in paper-works referring to repeal of farm legal guidelines hinted at the potential for discussing formation of the Committee, as introduced by Modi on Friday, within the Cupboard assembly on Wednesday.
PM Modi whereas asserting the choice to repeal the farm legal guidelines on Friday mentioned that the federal government would represent a committee “to resolve on issues like promotion of ‘zero price range farming’ (pure farming), scientifically change the crop sample retaining in thoughts the altering necessities of the nation and make MSP simpler and clear”.

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