Manipur Congress holds protest, demands immediate withdrawal of farm bills

Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee termed the three farm bills recently passed in Parliament "anti-farmers"

MPCC leaders hold sit-in protest against farm bills in Imphal on October 2, 2020

Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) members staged a protest demonstration against the three new controversial farm bills at Congress Bhavan in Imphal on Friday, terming them "anti-farmers"..

The protest demonstration was a part of the nationwide protests against the controversial farmers’ bills which were passed in Parliament recently.

MPCC president Moirangthem Oken, Congress Legislature Party leader Okram Ibobi Singh and other party leaders took part in the protest.

MPCC observed ‘ Kishan Mazdoor Bachao Divas’ (Safe farmers and farm labourers), demanding immediate withdrawal of the bills.  The sit-in protest was organised by the Kisan Congress, MPCC.

First Published:Oct. 2, 2020, 4:21 p.m.

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