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During this, the farmers will also blow the horn for 8 minutes. – Symbolic photo
United Kisan Morcha against the increase in the prices of petrol-diesel and cooking gasSKMFarmers will protest on Thursday on the call of In Jalandhar, there will be a demonstration on the Jalandhar-Panipat highway going towards Ludhiana, Ambala and Delhi from Rama Mandi towards Ludhiana. Doaba Kisan Sangharsh Committee will protest near Kishangarh on Pathankot road. The Kisan-Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee will protest at Shahkot, Lohia and Nakodar on Ferozepur Road. At present, there will be no jam during this time, rather the farmers will park their vehicles on one lane of the highway. The horn will also be played for 8 minutes with a performance for two hours. Apart from these places, political parties will also support the farmers by jamming them.
Amarjot Singh of Bhartiya Kisan Union (Rajewal) said that there will be no traffic jam on the highway during this period. Against inflation after demonstration on Jalandhar-Panipat highway DC Demand letter will also be handed over to
performance within the city
Along with the highways in Jalandhar, there will be a demonstration within the city as well. Busy BMC Youth Morcha Jalandhar will protest by parking vehicles at the Chowk. However, there will be no traffic jam during this period. March’s President Gagandeep Dhat said that this demonstration is being organized on the call of United Farmers’ March.
After the highway, there was anger outside the electricity office too
Salwinder Singh Jania, leader of the Kisan-Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee, said that a demonstration will be held at Shakti Sadan, the head office of Powercom, with a demonstration from 10 am to 12 noon. They will express their protest as farmers do not get 8 hours of uninterrupted electricity for sowing paddy.
Traffic will be disturbed, police will be deployed, it is better to avoid traveling for 2 hours
Even though farmers have been told not to cause traffic jams during this period, but due to security reasons, the police can divert it. Due to this traffic will be disturbed. Because of this, it would be better to avoid traveling on national and state highways leaving or passing through the city for 2 hours during this period. Police officers are also being deployed for the entire protest to be peaceful.