Farmers Protest 2024: Police fires tear gas shells as farmers begin 'Delhi Chalo' march

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the Haryana Police used tear gas on them

Farmers Protest 2024 Haryana Police tear gas shells Delhi Chalo march

Farmers' Protest 2024 Latest News:  After the fourth round of meetings between the farmers and the Union Ministers, the protesting farmers were proposed an offer regarding the contract system for MSP which the farmers denied and rejected it. As a result, the farmers started their march towards Delhi, however, the Haryana Police used tear gas on them.

This happened after the farmers started their march to Delhi to protest against the Central Government. Farmers want to go to Delhi and emphasize on their demands and stage a protest against the Government. They're determined to go to Delhi and make their voices heard. 

The farmers have been protesting to emphasize their demands that include a law guaranteeing a minimum support price (MSP), implementation of the Swaminathan Commission’s recommendations, pensions for farmers and farm labourers, and farm debt waiver. Besides, they also believe that the Centre should provide “justice” for victims of the Lakhimpur Kheri violence.

Despite facing obstacles and resistance, the farmers remain steadfast in their resolve to achieve their demands and bring about meaningful change in agricultural policies. 

“We will peacefully start our march towards Delhi. We appeal the Centre government to resolve our issues by holding talks or let us march to Delhi by removing the barricades erected on the Punjab-Haryana boundary," a farmer leader said. 

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