Continuing the dharna against power tariff hike, members of Farmer Cell of INLD sat on the dharna in front of Shakti Bhawan on Tuesday. Led by leader of opposition, Abhey Singh Chautala, all the MLAs of the party along with other party workers, sat on a dharna till evening.
Abhey Singh Chautala lambasted the BJP government for not withdrawing the hike and said that the officials were misguiding the inexperienced BJP government. Referring to the meeting of Chief Minister with INLD MLAs, Chautala said that CM told them that price hike was just eight percent. The INLD MLAs informed him that hike was 30 percent but the government did not withdraw the hike.
Chautala assured that the dharna by his party would continue till the hike was withdrawn.
Demanding a through probe in Paddy procurement scam, Chautala said that the scam was worth 24,000 crores but the government was attempting to avoid the probe.
INLD Farmer Cell state president, Puran Singh Dabra also criticize the government, terming it anti farmer.