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Fight against coronavirus, not against farmers: Samyukta Kisan Morcha to the government | India News


NEW DELHI: Samyukta Kisan Morcha, a body that brings together farmers’ unions, said on Sunday that the government should fight the coronavirus and not farmers, reiterating that they will end the unrest only if their demands are met.
He also urged the government to establish vaccination centers at farmers’ protest sites and provide them with the necessary equipment and instructions to protect themselves from the virus.
According to a statement, Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) said that when the pandemic is on the rise again, the central government should confront this situation with immediate effect while worrying about the farmers and workers they had “ignored” when the shutdown took place. . imposed last year.
“From the borders of Delhi to other parts of the country, farmers ‘protests will only end when farmers’ demands are met. The government must also do everything possible for the health and social security of migrant workers so that they do not face no problem. ” Problem. If the government is really concerned about the farmers and workers and the public in general, then they must accept the demands of the farmers, “the statement said.
“Farmers are already committing suicide because of the exploitative policies of governments. More than 375 farmers have also died in this movement,” said SKM.
The SKM accused the BJP of being busy with “spreading its own propaganda” and said: “Now, the government should accept the farmers’ demands. The government should fight Covid-19 and the growing pandemic instead of fighting with the workers and farmers “. . ”

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