Until last week, the gathering at Singhu border was thin. On Friday, however, the scene at the farmer agitation site was exactly like last year at this time. the crowds were back, with farmers of all ages, women and children arriving in massive numbers to mark the first anniversary of their protest. there was no space to set foot. numbers of langar sewas, medical camps, blood donation camps and ambulance services at the site have gone up.
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Shopkeepers fume over odd-even protocol, ask govt to focus on hawkers
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Bench: If Bank Is Liquidated, You Will Get Nothing
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