Whereas the agitating farmer unions have determined to vacate the borders in Delhi it has been occupying for greater than a 12 months and return dwelling, Congress chief and the Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has asserted on Friday that the protest is just not over but. “This bus has simply stopped”.

“Farmers haven’t withdrawn their agitation however put it on maintain. The agitation has not ended. Farmers will look into the federal government’s proposals first,” mentioned the Congress chief when requested concerning the farmer’s protest.

It might be famous that the Chhattisgarh CM’s comment has come at a time when farmer organisations have determined to finish the protest after the union authorities agreed to all their calls for. After the three farm reform legal guidelines had been withdrawn, the Modi authorities additional gave in to the protests and agreed to think about the demand for a legislation on Minimal Assist Worth (MSP), after which the Samyukt Kisan Morcha determined to name off the protest and determined to return dwelling on 11 December.

‘Farmers are welcome in Chhattisgarh, will assist their protest’: CM Bhupesh Baghel

Curiously, like the vast majority of his social gathering colleagues, Bhupesh Baghel had additionally, from the very begin, thrown his assist behind the farmer’s agitation in an effort to mount an assault on the Modi authorities. The truth is, in September he went on to say that the Chhattisgarh authorities will present every kind of assist to the farmers protesting in opposition to the Centre’s farm legal guidelines.

Whereas talking to the media, Bhupesh Baghel had mentioned, “Rahul Gandhi began farmers’ motion in Delhi. Priyanka Gandhi has organised Kisan Mahapanchayats in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan. Farmers are protesting throughout the nation. They’re welcome in Chhattisgarh and in the event that they ask for assist, we’ll present the identical.”

Congress and its double requirements

Now, when the central authorities is attempting to finish this year-long deadlock by agreeing to all of the calls for of the ‘farmers’, Bhupesh Baghal, like his bosses and colleagues, is aiming to maintain the flame burning. In spite of everything, the Congress social gathering, from the very begin, has been opposing the farm legal guidelines.

All through the social gathering leaders have shared some blatant and outright lies in opposition to the brand new farm legal guidelines to berate the BJP authorities on the centre. They have been telling the world that the farm legal guidelines are “black legal guidelines” or “kaale kanoon,” and the federal government should take them again. 

The truth is, the Gandhi scion has gone to excessive lengths to instigate the farmers in opposition to the identical. On July 26, Congress MP Rahul Gandhi drove a tractor to the Parliament to protest in opposition to the brand new farm legal guidelines. Gandhi had posted his {photograph} during which he was driving the tractor. He wrote, “For those who power to promote the land then the tractor will run in Parliament. We’ll develop the crops of reality! Withdraw the anti-agriculture legal guidelines.”

Nonetheless, all alongside its quest to berate the Modi authorities, the Congress social gathering’s hypocrisy and double requirements over the farm legal guidelines have been laid uncovered. OpIndia has reported extensively how the Congress manifesto from 2019 Common Meeting elections reveals a diametrically reverse stand of the social gathering. The Congress manifesto for 2019 had promised the very same reforms that the social gathering selected to protest in opposition to.


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