But with the Cen tre ignoring his demand and announcing repeal of the farm laws on November 19, KCR shifted camp to Delhi to pursue his state’s demand and join hands with the farm ers continuing their protests till the farm laws are repealed in Parliament.
“Along with the repeal of the three farm laws,” KCR said, “the Centre sho uld [also] enact an MSP law in the for thcoming session of Parliament.” KCR’s other demands include withdrawal of the Electricity Amendment Bill, another piece of legislation that he proclaims as antifarmer. To give his profarmer, antiCentre rant a rhetori cal flourish, he says the Centre must give ‘Aatmanirbhar Kisan’ priority over ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’.
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