Preparations are on to introduce a bill in the Punjab Assembly to protest against the new Farm Laws of the Center. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs on Monday staged a sit-in against the Amarinder Singh government in the assembly and spent the night in the assembly premises for not sharing the draft bill. In the pictures, Aam Aadmi Party MLAs are seen sitting in the assembly premises. AAP MLAs had demanded from the government that copies of the proposed bill to be presented in the Assembly against the agriculture law of the Center on Tuesday be given to them.
The Punjab government is considering using state laws as far as possible to deal with the impact of the new agricultural law of the Center.
AAP (Aam Aadmi Party) leader and Leader of Opposition Harpal Cheema told the news agency PTI-language, “The Aam Aadmi Party will support the law against the agricultural law, but the government has not provided copies of the bill to us. We have also not been given copies of other Bills. How will our MLAs discuss important issues and debate on them? ”
Let me tell you that on the first day of the special session of the Punjab Assembly, the opposition criticized the state government on Monday for not putting the bill on the table in protest against the agricultural laws of the Center. During this, AAP MLAs also staged a sit-in in the house. The house has been adjourned till Tuesday. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs sat in the middle of the assembly till late evening, after which they went to the gallery outside the assembly, but they stayed inside the House premises and demanded copies of the bill, which was to be submitted on Tuesday The Congress government of the state is going to present.
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Meanwhile, the SAD in the state assembly said that the bill against the agricultural laws of the Center should have been introduced on Monday itself. The party delegation met Assembly Speaker Rana KP Singh in the evening and objected to the non-receipt of copies of the bills. The SAD leaders called it a “murder of democracy”.
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Video: Punjab Assembly special session against agricultural law