Farmer protest end SKM announced
Farmer protest end SKM announced. On December 9, Samyukta Kisan Morcha announced to end the farmers’ protest from Singhu border. Farmers’ were protesting against three Farm Laws 2020, which was repealed by the Government of India. SKM said that farmers will start returning to their homes on December 11 from the borders of Delhi. They will visit the Golden Temple on December 13. Farmers’ unions will hold an evaluation meeting on January 15, 2022.
Why do farmers agree to end their protest?
The Government of India agree to fulfill the pending demands of farmers i.e. Minimum Support Price, withdrawal of cases filed against farmers, compensation to the families of farmers who had lost their lives, and withdrawal of the draft Electricity Amendments Bill. Therefore SKM took the decision to end the year-long protest.