Punjab & Region

Remain vigilant till repealing of black laws as PM has just made an announcement: CM urges people

Batala, November 20

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi today said that Prime minister Narendra Modi has just made an announcement regarding repealing of farm laws and Punjabis especially farmers need to be cautious until the farm laws are formally repealed.

Addressing the gathering after laying the foundation stone of new sugar mill here today, the Chief Minister said that conspiracies are being hatched to derail progress and prosperity of Punjab adding that those are welcoming the announcement of Prime Minister are a part of this.

He said that repealing of laws is baseless until and unless guarantee of MSP for crops is not made. CM Channi said that the Punjabis must not sit ideal but have to be extra vigilant until the entire process is completed. Making a scathing attack on people who are welcoming the announcement of PM, the Chief Minister asked them to explain the reason to rejoice as Punjab has lost more than 700 sons and daughters during the struggle. He said it is shameful that for the sake of their vested political interests some political leaders are bent on sacrificing the interests of the state. CM Channi announced that state government will construct a memorial in name of these martyrs to perpetuate their glorious struggle for our younger generations.