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18 September 2020 Current Events Protest Over Farm Bills Continues; the President Accepts Harsimrat Badal's Resignation

In the ongoing noisy Monsoon Session, the Lok Sabha passed two farm bills on Thursday, despite the oppositions' strong protests. Two agricultural bills, one is related to Agri market reforms and the other on contract farming communities. The BJP ally in Centre Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) also joined the protesting groups. Food Processing Industries Minister and SAD leader Harsimrat Kaur Badal resigned from the Union council of ministers on Thursday in protest against two farm sector bills. President Ram Nath Kovind accepted her resignation on Friday.


Protest Over Farm Bills Continues; the President Accepts Harsimrat Badal's Resignation

In the ongoing noisy Monsoon Session, the Lok Sabha passed two farm bills on Thursday, despite the oppositions' strong protests. Two agricultural bills, one is related to Agri market reforms and the other on contract farming communities. The BJP ally in Centre Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) also joined the protesting groups. Food Processing Industries Minister and SAD leader Harsimrat Kaur Badal resigned from the Union council of ministers on Thursday in protest against two farm sector bills. President Ram Nath Kovind accepted her resignation on Friday.




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