Farmers are protesting in Punjab, Haryana, and different parts of the country regarding the agricultural bills. At the same time, the demonstration of farmers in Punjab continues.
Meanwhile, President Ram Nath Kovind has signed three agricultural bills passed by the Parliament. Agricultural bills have become law after the President’s signature. According to the information, the Central Government may soon issue a notification. At the same time, the President has also given his consent to the J-K Official Language Bill 2020.
Farmers and political parties were demanding withdrawal of agricultural bills but their appeal did not work. The President has given his assent to the bills related to farmers and farming passed by Parliament in the monsoon session amidst continuous opposition from farmers and political parties.
President Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to three farm bills passed by the Parliament. pic.twitter.com/hvLvMgNI8Y
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The Farmers Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020, the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Agricultural Services Bill, 2020, and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill, 2020 were brought in the Monsoon Session of Parliament before both the Houses of Parliament has been approved.
Now the President’s seal has also been put on it. These three bills will replace the three ordinances announced on June 5 in the Corona period.
Meanwhile, Akali Dal leader Sukhbir Singh Badal has requested all political parties and organizations to demonstrate in the interest of farmers and agricultural laborers. Protect the interests of agricultural workers and agricultural produce traders. The Akali Dal will not deviate from its ideals.