Navjot Singh Sidhu had to face opposition from the farmers before the Lakhimpur march. In Patiala itself, farmers surrounded him at the toll plaza. During this, the farmers narrated a lot to Sidhu. The farmers accused him of going to Lakhimpur to shine politics. He says that the condition of farmers in Punjab is not very good.
Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was going to Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, was surrounded by farmers and women at the toll plaza near village Dharedi Jattan near Patiala on Thursday. During this, the farmers raised slogans and showed black flags to Navjot Singh Sidhu. Farmer women stood in front of Sidhu’s car and told him a lot.
Sidhu left for Chandigarh in the police security cordon after the protest of the farmers for about a quarter of an hour. On Thursday morning, Navjot Singh Sidhu left for Chandigarh from his residence in Patiala to go to Lakhimpur Kheri. As his convoy reached the toll plaza near village Dharedi Jattan near Patiala, farmers and women led by farmer leaders Balkar Singh Dhindsa, Surinder Mohan, and Indermohan surrounded Sidhu and raised slogans showing black flags.
The women told Sidhu candidly. He asked Sidhu where were the last four and a half years. During this, the farmers alleged that the Punjab Congress is opposing the incident of Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh only to shine its politics, while the condition of the farmers in Punjab is bad.
Farmer leader Ranjit Singh Sawajpur said that the Punjab government had promised that all the loans of the farmers would be waived, but for the last few days, a summons is being sent to the farmers by the cooperative societies, in which to register a case in case of non-repayment of the loan. It is being said. Due to this, the farmers are very worried. He told that after listening to the problems of the farmers, Sidhu promised a quick solution. Congress MLA from Ghannaur Madan Lal Jalalpur was also present with him.