Topic: Shiromani Akali Dal
"After several rounds of meetings if ministers are unable to resolve the farmers’ issues then Prime Minister Narendra Modi should directly talk to protesting farmers," former Union Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal leader Harsimrat Kaur Thursday said.
Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal took a dig at Narendra Modi government and said unfortunate that Centre's trying to stifle the voices of protesting farmers, instead of listening to them.
The Punjab Assembly on Tuesday unanimously passed four Bills and adopted a resolution against the Narendra Modi government's farm laws.
BJP's oldest ally Shiromani Akali Dal on Saturday broke ties with the NDA, days after party leader Harsimrat Kaur resigned from the Union cabinet over 'anti-farmer' bills.