SAD chief Sukhbir, Harsimrat lead tractor march from Badal village to protest against farm Bills

SAD would hold Punjab Kisan March on October 1: Sukhbir

Tribune News Service
Muktsar, September 25

SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal led a tractor march from his Badal village in Muktsar district residence to protest the contentious farm bills on Friday.

While he drove the tractor, his wife and former union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal sat beside him. She had resigned in protest against the Farm Bills.

SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, former Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal sit amid public in the SAD's protest against the three farm Bills at Lambi village in Muktsar district on Friday.

Badal announced that SAD would hold "Punjab Kisan March" on October 1 from Takht Damdama Sahib, Akal Takht Sahib and Anandpur Sahib to Chandigarh against the three farm Bills.

SAD workers hold a protest in Patiala. Tribune photo.

The Farmer's Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020, the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020 and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill, 2020, have been passed by both Houses and await presidential assent.

Former SAD MP Prem Singh (Right) and other members of the party during a protest against landran kharar village in Mohali on Friday. Tribune photo/ Vicky

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