Tribune News Service
New Delhi, September 18
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday defended the agriculture payments being introduced by his authorities and slammed the Opposition for “misleading farmers with a disinformation campaign”.
He requested farmers to watch out of such individuals who dominated the nation for many years and at the moment are mendacity to the farmers. “They are helping the middlemen who are looting the farmers of their rightful income. Farmers are not dependent on any middleman,” the PM stated whereas talking at a programme unveiling the event works for Bihar the place polls are due shortly.
He stated the payments are being introduced for progress and advantage of the farming group and are being opposed solely by those that are not looking for the farmers to interrupt away from the shackles of middlemen.
The PM stated the APMC Act had been accomplished away by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, serving to farmers to do enterprise as per their alternative.
The very APMC on which the Congress is attempting to do politics, they promised to repeal of their election manifesto in 2019, the PM stated. “They are opposing only for the sake of opposition with out realising that farmers are conscious who these individuals are who’re standing with the middlemen,” he stated.
This is the Prime Minister’s second clarification/assertion on the difficulty in lower than 24 hours. Taking cost of the matter, the PM, on Thursday night tweeted a sequence of statements on the difficulty after the resignation of Akali chief Harsimrat Kaur Badal from his Cabinet.
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