A delegation of 40 farmers arrived at Vigyan Bhavan for their meeting with the Centre regarding new farm laws.
Ahead of the meeting, Rakesh Tikat, Spokesperson, Bharatiya Kisan Union, said, “We are hopeful that the talks will be productive.”
Meanwhile, traffic remains disruptive across the city with several borders sealed in the city for commuters. Abhishek Verma, SP City at Ghazipur border (Delhi-UP border), said, “We are talking to the farmers to end the blockade here as this is a major route to Delhi. We are hopeful that the roadway will be opened soon.”
Several farmers from different parts of the country like Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh are marching towards Delhi to join the protest against new farm laws.
Som Prakash, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, said, “We are hopeful that the meeting will be successful. The aim of holding a dialogue is to find a solution.