Police have made another arrest in connection with the violence on the Red Fort during the tractor parade on 26 January. Delhi Police arrested Jaspreet Singh on Monday. He is accused of climbing the dome of the Red Fort during the violence. During this time he had lifted the steel rod.
16 farmers missing from tractor march of 26 January
Farmer leaders had earlier claimed that 16 farmers involved in the March 26 tractor march are still missing. However, around 122 farmers have been arrested. Farmer leaders also demanded a probe by the retired judge of the Supreme Court or the High Court.
Many farmers injured during a clash in Muzaffarnagar
In Muzaffarnagar, there has been a clash between BJP workers and farmers. Rashtriya Lok Dal Vice President Jayant Chaudhary has shared pictures of the incident. He said that many farmers were hurt. The government should not talk about the farmers’ favor but respect them.
Balian supporters accused of assault
In the Sharam village of Muzaffarnagar, there was fierce fighting between the supporters and villagers of BJP minister Sanjeev Balyan. The case is of the time when the Balian convoy reached the thirteenth program. Then Jai Jawan-Jai farmers and anti-BJP slogans started being raised. According to the information, dozens of people have been injured in the stone-pelting and fighting on both sides.
The villagers allege that the youths who accompanied the BJP MP killed the village youths with sticks. When the young man entered a house after saving his life, he broke the gate of the house and committed indecency with the women present in the house.
Villagers surround the police station
After this, a panchayat was set up at the historic Choupal in the village. During this time people lodged a protest against the incident. The villagers reached the Shahpur police station after the panchayat. He also laid siege to the police station demanding his arrest. Hundreds of RLD supporters and villagers are present on the occasion.
Farmers will do many programs from 23 to 27 February
Farmers have been protesting against the new agricultural laws on the Delhi border for 89 days. Farmers have prepared a new strategy for this week to revive the movement. During this time farmers will organize different programs. According to the United Kisan Morcha (SKM), farmers will celebrate Turban Handle Day, Anti-Daman Day, Youth Farmers Day, and Mazdoor Kisan Ekta Day. These events will be held from 23 to 27 February.