Farmers protesting in opposition to the Centre’s three new farm legal guidelines took out a protest march on their tractors right here on Saturday, elevating slogans in opposition to the Union and the state governments. The farmers gathered at a grain market close to the Ambala-Hisar freeway within the morning after which marched in the direction of Ambala cantonment, resulting in visitors snarls within the metropolis.
Bhartiya Kisan Union spokesperson Harbans Singh Manakpur dubbed the march a rehearsal for the proposed tractor parade of January 26. He mentioned the protests would proceed until the Centre repeals the three farm legal guidelines enacted in September final yr.
In the meantime, heavy police pressure was deployed on the grain market within the wake of the protest march.