A group comprising 33 retired All India and Civil Services officers issued a statement in favour of the farm bill. Following is the full statement of the group in favour of the farm’s bills:
“The farm bills passed by the parliament mark the watershed in the liberation of India’s farming community from the shackles of exploitative practices that slow peddled their progress. The Government of India has introduced a definite game-changer in the life of the Indian farmer through the far-sighted legislations. Major impediments which retarded the seamless growth of the farming fraternity of India are given the go by through the passage of these monumental Acts.”
“What do the farm bills offer to the deprived farmers of the rural areas of India?
1. The Minimum Support Price mechanism shall continue in favour of the farmers.2. Farmers can sell their products wherever they…