Mumbai: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav said that farmers are agitating in and around Delhi to restore the democratic value of the country.
Further, he said that every citizen is emotionally against recently enforced agricultural laws. Is joining the protest from.
“The farmers’ protest is a movement to restore the democratic value of India. And the general public should participate in all the decisions of the government; should not let it impose its will. That is the reason every citizen of the country is also emotionally connecting with the farmers’ protest to save democracy in India,” the former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh tweeted in Hindi.
‘किसान आंदोलन’ भारत के इस लोकतांत्रिक मूल्य की पुनर्स्थापना का भी आंदोलन है कि सरकार के सभी फैसलों में आम जनता की भागीदारी होनी चाहिए; सरकार की मनमानी नहीं.
इसीलिए भारत में लोकतंत्र को बचाने के लिए देश का हर नागरिक भी आज ‘किसान आंदोलन’ के साथ भावात्मक रूप से जुड़ता जा रहा है. pic.twitter.com/tLc2SPIwP2
— Akhilesh Yadav (@yadavakhilesh) December 10, 2020
The Uttar Pradesh police had tweeted this after the SP chief was taken into custody while he was sitting on a dharna in Lucknow on Monday.
Earlier, Yadav and his party workers also protested as their vehicles were stopped by the state police to go to Kannauj.
The SP chief has demanded that the Center repeal the agricultural laws.