Today a big farmer demonstration is going on. Today, 40 farmers’ organizations opposing the agricultural laws are doing chakjajam across the country. The jam, which started at 12 noon, will be held till 3 pm. Earlier, 10 metro stations in Delhi were closed as a precautionary measure. These include Mandi House, ITO, Delhi Gate, University, Khan Market, Nehru Place, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Janpath and Central Secretariat Metro Station. There are a total of 285 metro stations here. Farmers’ organizations claim that the protest will be peaceful. Essential services such as ambulances, school buses will not be stopped. Farmers have blocked the Shahjahanpur border between Rajasthan and Haryana. Farmers in Amritsar and Mohali in Punjab have taken to the streets to stop trains. On Jammu-Pathankot highway, the farmer has stopped the movement of vehicles on the roads. Joint CP, Delhi Police said that the police is ready to deal with any situation. CCTV cameras have been installed in vulnerable areas.
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Large demonstration by farmers today, borders sealed in Delhi, 10 metro stations closed
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