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Priyanka Gandhi will visit Bijnor, Meerut on February 15 | India News


BIJNOR (UTTAR PRADESH): Congress Secretary General Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is now scheduled to visit the Bijnor and Meerut districts of Uttar Pradesh on February 15, according to sources.
Gandhi was previously expected to hold a dialogue with farmers in the Bijnor and Muzaffarnagar districts on February 13.
During your visit, you will participate in the Kisan Panchayat and meet the farming families.
Earlier Wednesday, the Congress leader visited Saharanpur to attend Kisan Mahapanchayat.
Addressing the Kisan Mahapanchayat, he claimed that the new farm laws are designed to help billionaires.
Meanwhile, Congress Leader Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to visit Rajasthan on February 12-13 to express his solidarity with farmers protesting against the Center’s new agricultural laws.
Congress had previously extended its full support for farmers’ call for ‘chakka jam’ for three hours last week. The great old party and the other opposition parties have expressed concern against the new agricultural laws.
Farmers have been protesting at different borders of the national capital since November 26 last year against the three recently enacted agricultural laws: the Trade in Agricultural Products and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act of 2020; the 2020 Farmers’ Empowerment and Protection Agreement on Agricultural Price Guarantee and Services and the Essential Products (Amendment) Act 2020.

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