Parties in Punjab worry about entry ‘ban'
The Morning Standard|September 06, 2021
The ‘ban’ on entry of BJP leaders by farmer unions agitating on three central laws is now extended to all parties
HARPREET BAJWA

IT is not just Uttar Pradesh where farmers have upped the ante. In poll-bound Punjab, the entire spectrum of political parties are worried as angry farmers have more or less decided not to allow them electioneering in villages.

Until now, the ire of farm unions were against the BJP which, they blame, for bringing the three central agricultural laws. But now, farmers have told all political parties, especially the BJP, that they are not welcome in villages till the Centre repeals the three farm laws and brings in a law that guarantees MSP for every crop.

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