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Punjab health minister faces protest from farmers in Mohali

Balbir Singh Sidhu, who is also the local MLA, was invited by the village panchayat. However, a group of young farmers had gathered near the venue and they held a peaceful protest by holding flags.

By: Express News Service | Mohali |
Updated: September 11, 2021 1:35:44 pm
Punjab Health and Family Welfare Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu. (File)

The residents and farmers of Landran village in Mohali assembly constituency held a protest Saturday during the visit of Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu.

Sidhu, who is also the local MLA, was invited by the village panchayat. However, a group of young farmers had gathered near the venue and they held a peaceful protest by holding flags.

“We had earlier informed the panchayat that we shall hold the protest during the visit,” a protestor said.

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