Would the new farm legislation harm farmer interest, end the MSP-based procurement regime and benefit corporates? Or, would these give farmers freedom to trade across states, double their income, bring prosperity? The jury is out.
Peacock numbers are rising in India. But the growing population is also leading to increasing conflict with farmers trying to save their crops from hordes of the protected national bird descending on their fields.
Reports suggest crops spread over 57,354 hectares have been damaged. 'I am going to ask the Union government to provide some compensation to farmers who have lost their livelihood,' says Relief Minister Vijay
Participating in a protest organised by AAP’s Punjab unit at Jantar Mantar, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has demanded for a complete rollback of the recently enacted farm laws. He also demanded for a legislation to be brought in to safeguard Minimum Support Price (MSP).