KOLKATA: The Trinamool Congress authorities in West Bengal will table a resolution during an assembly session on Thursday, demanding the withdrawal of new farm laws.
The two-day assembly session will start on January 27 and the resolution might be tabled beneath Rule 169 on January 28, state parliamentary affairs minister Partha Chatterjee stated.
After Punjab, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Kerala and Delhi, West Bengal would be the sixth state to move a resolution against the new farm laws.
Earlier in December final 12 months, the chief minister Mamata Banerjee referred to as for a 3-day protest in Kolkata in assist of farmers against the new farm laws.
Meanwhile, the violence broke out during a tractor rally on Tuesday in varied components of the nationwide capital. Farmers broke barricades to enter Delhi and indulged in vandalism during their Kisan tractor rally Organized to protest against the Centre’s three new farm laws.
Over 100 police personnel have been injured, with a number of private and non-private properties being broken in acts of vandalism by the rioting mob, stated the Delhi Police sources.
As per Delhi Police, at the very least 22 FIRs have been registered in reference to the violence during the farmers’ tractor rally yesterday.
Farmers have been protesting at totally different borders of the nationwide capital since November 26 against the newly enacted farm laws – Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020, the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020, and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020.