Raipur: Agitating for the final 52 days, project-affected farmers of Naya Raipur, the brand new capital metropolis of Chhattisgarh, have met farmers’ chief Rakesh Tikait and sought his help for his or her trigger. Tikait has assured the farmers to go to Chhattisgarh after the continued meeting polls in Uttar Pradesh.
The New Capital project-affected farmers welfare committee president Roopan Chandrakar, together with the working president Kamta Prasad Ratre, visited Nationwide Capital on Tuesday to satisfy Bhartiya Kisan Union chief Rakesh Tikait and activist Yogendra Yadav to debate the issues of farmers and in addition invited them to Chhattisgarh. Whereas promising them that he would go to the state after the meeting polls, Tikait additionally assured them that he’ll attempt to take up their calls for to the state’s senior ministers to discover a resolution, farmer welfare committee president Roopan Chandrakar.
Agitating for the final 52 days for rehabilitation advantages, farmers in round Naya Raipur, within the greenfield new capital of Chhattisgarh with the calls for that embrace implementation of provision totally free allotment of land beneath Naya Raipur rehabilitation bundle, fee of compensation 4 instances greater than the market price to all those that haven’t acquired compensation beneath the provisions of land acquisition act, grant of patta for rural settlements in Naya Raipur space, fulfilling the promise of allotting 75 per cent of outlets, business blocks and small stalls to project-affected individuals at precise value and lifting the ban on buy and sale of property in Capital venture space.
On February 20, state agriculture minister Ravindra Choubey and forest minister Mohammad Akbar had claimed that the state authorities has reached a consensus on six out of eight calls for of the agitating farmers of Naya Raipur whereas the remaining two calls for might be thought-about after acquiring authorized opinion.
Nevertheless, farmers chief Chandrakar reiterated that their agitation would proceed until all their calls for are met. A whole bunch of farmers, together with ladies, in and round Nara Raipur are on dharna in entrance of the workplace of Naya Raipur Improvement Authority (NRDA) for almost two months to press their calls for.

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