Today, farmers will hold the ‘Rail Roko Andolan’ in the country against the new agricultural laws. In view of the protest, security arrangement has been tightened throughout the country. The Railways has deployed 20 additional companies of railway security forces in Punjab, Haryana, UP and West Bengal. The ‘Rail Roko Andolan’ was announced last week by the farmers’ union United Kisan Morcha. It will remain effective from 12 to 4 PM. Meanwhile, Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Gurnam Singh Chadhuni had said that the farmers unions will raise their issue in West Bengal regarding the elections that people should not vote for those who are taking away their livelihoods.
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Farmers to hold nationwide ‘Rail Roko Andolan’ for 4 hours today
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