Former Union minister and MP from Bathinda Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Thursday said that the SAD had severed ties with the BJP only for the sake of farmers. He said that the Haryana and Punjab governments did nothing for the farmers. Both the governments only lathi-charged the farmers.
We broke ties with BJP for the sake of farmers. SAD MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal said this in a meeting of party workers at Gurdwara Haji Ratna on Thursday. He said that the SAD leaders should answer every question of the farmers. The MP said that recently the central government has cheated the farmers by increasing the nominal MSP (Minimum Support Price).
On this occasion, former SAD MLA Sarup Chand Singla, Bhuchho assembly candidate Darshan Singh Kotfatta, Bathinda Dehat candidate Prakash Singh Bhatti was present along with the MP. MP Badal, while addressing the media after addressing the workers’ meeting, said that the Punjab, Haryana, and Central governments have not done anything for the interests of the farmers, but have lathi-charged the farmers protesting for their demands. He said that the central government has so much love for the farmers, so why does it not take back the agricultural laws according to the farmers.
Manpreet Singh Badal is a number one liar
Regarding the law and order in the city, MP Badal said that the MLA Manpreet Singh Badal is fully responsible for the law and order of his community. MP Badal said that Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal is a number one liar, Akali Dal has got rid of him with great difficulty.
He said that the Guru Nanak Dev Thermal Plant dedicated to Guru Sahib, which was promised to be run by the Congress government of Punjab, but what was to be run, its chimneys were demolished and closed recently. MP Badal said that when the Shiromani Akali Dal government is formed in Punjab in 2022, the scam in the thermal plant will be investigated.