The Punjab Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee (PKMSC), which had put up the blockades on the best way to PM’s rally since Tuesday, referred to as off its protest after it was given time for an official assembly with the Prime Minister on March 15 and likewise assured by the Centre that their calls for will likely be mentioned to their satisfaction.
Hours earlier than PM’s rally, which was later postponed, Principal Secretary to Punjab CM issued a letter informing concerning the assembly scheduled between PKMSC with the Prime Minister. The PMO additionally issued them a letter mentioning their calls for and including that they are going to be addressed on the traces of their dialogue with Union Minister Gajendra Shekhawat. After each letters have been acquired, the union referred to as off its protest.
Satnam Singh Pannu, President PKMSC, advised The Indian specific that they’ve referred to as off their protest after receiving two letters, one from Principal secretary CM Punjab and different from Principal Secretary to PM. He mentioned that PS to CM’s letter was handed over to them by Ferozepur police officers and likewise shared b SSP Ferozepur on their WhatsApp.
The union was looking for time to fulfill PM and talk about the pending farmer points after the repeal of farm legal guidelines.
PKMSC has been claiming that they have been assured throughout their earlier dharnas that their calls for will likely be mentioned with the Centre earlier than PM’s rally. They had introduced to carry large protest throughout PM’s rally.
At 10.40 am Wednesday, the letter was issued with the assembly schedule from the workplace of the Principal Secretary, Punjab CM.
The letter talked about that an official assembly has been scheduled with the PM for March 15 to have dialogue on the pending calls for of the farmers. In the letter, three leaders of Punjab Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee (PKMSC) — Satnam Singh Pannu, the president of PKMSC, Sarwan Singh Pandher, basic secretary and Satwinder Singh Chautala, senior vp of the union — had been invited.
The assembly has been scheduled within the convention corridor of Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi from 12.30 pm to 1 pm.
Union Minister and incharge of Punjab BJP affairs Gajendra Singh Shekhawat had additionally held a gathering with the leaders of PKMSC final night and advised them that their apprehensions will likely be addressed after discussing their calls for intimately.
“As they were demanding the cancellation of the cases against the farmers in several states including Punjab, Haryana, UP and Delhi etc, I told them that process the same is already going on and these cases will be taken back as per the laid procedure of the law,” mentioned Shekhawat, including that no instances will likely be registered towards the farmers for burning the stubble.
“They were told that for MSP of all crops, a committee would be formed with the consensus of all the stake holders and it may be formed by coming January 15,” mentioned Shekhawat.
Later, PKMSC additionally acquired one other letter from Principal Secretary to the PM through which 5 calls for of the union have been talked about and written that the calls for will likely be met as mentioned in dialog with the Union Minister Gajendra Shekhawat, who met with the PKMSC leaders. But each these letters failed to influence PKMSC to name off their protest.
Even after coming back from the Delhi Morcha, the PKMSC had staged protest within the state, together with ‘rail roko’, to place strain on the federal government to simply accept their remaining calls for.
They had lifted the ‘rail roko’ on December 29 solely after getting an assurance that their demand letter will likely be despatched to the Centre and time will likely be sought for his or her assembly with the PM.