NEW DELHI: General Secretary of Congress said that the party and its workers will extend full support towards the peaceful Bharat Bandh called by farmer unions on 27th September. The Congress leader said that they believe in the right of our farmers and will stand by them against the black farm laws.
“The SKM appeals to every Indian to join this nationwide movement and make the ‘Bharat Bandh’ a resounding success. In particular, we appeal to all organisations of workers, traders, transporters, businessmen, students, youth and women and all social movements to extend solidarity with the farmers that day.”Samyukt Kisan Morcha, the umbrella of 40 farm unions, has appealed people to support their 10 month long journey of protest by joining the Bandh.
All the government and private offices, educational and private institutions along with shops, industries, and commercial establishments will not be allowed to operate throughout the country from 6am to 4pm.
“Needless to emphasise, the bandh will be enforced in a voluntary and peaceful manner.”The SKM said in a statement that the Bandh will be held in a peaceful manner. Hence, all the essential services like Hospitals are not liable to remain closed.