Cane farmers block NH at Dasuya for 2 hours

According to sources, after the agreement with the state , farmers wanted to observe a symbolic protest at grain market in Dasuya but some groups blocked the national highway to express their anger towards their fellow farmers.

By: Express News Service | Jalandhar | Published: August 30, 2016 2:38:18 am

Despite reaching a compromise with state government Sunday, thousands of farmers blocked NH 1(A) at Dasuya for two hours on the busy Jalandhar-Jammu route causing inconvenience to commuters. The protest was led by ‘Punjab Pagri Sambhal Jatta’ which is affiliated to SAD and the ‘Doaba Sangharash Committee’,. According to sources, after the agreement with the state , farmers wanted to observe a symbolic protest at grain market in Dasuya but some groups blocked the national highway to express their anger towards their fellow farmers.

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