5th May, 2021
32 Jatbandhis of Punjab, involved in the anti-agricultural law movement, have decided to meet on Wednesday to oppose the lockdown. The Jatbandis have decided to open a market in the whole of Punjab on May 8 in protest against this. As a protest, he has called upon traders and men to open daily markets and come to work. The meeting was chaired by Baldev Singh Nihalgarh. The Jatbandis said that the final decision of the forthcoming agitation will be taken at a possible meeting of the United Front on May 7.
The government is trying to make people homeless under the cover of lockdown
Talking to journalists after the meeting, leaders of various jatbandis Balbir Singh Rajewal, Buta Singh Burjgil, Jagjit Singh Dallewal, Satnam Singh Ajnala, Harinder Singh Lakhowal etc. said that the central government has failed to fight against Corona. The government has failed to provide health facilities and basic amenities like oxygen, beds, medicines etc. to the citizens. However, the BJP government is giving a big reason for the protests to spread corona, but here the agitators are taking necessary precautions.
Governments are hiding their failures
He said that governments are putting a lockdown to hide their failures and to take anti-people decisions. The government wants to ruin the common man in the name of lockdown. It is the decision of 32 Jatbandhis of Punjab that on May 8, a large number of farmers, laborers and shopkeepers in Punjab will come on the streets to oppose the lockdown. After this, on 10 and 12 May, big groups from Punjab will leave to join the movement on the borders of Delhi. Jathedi leaders said they were always ready to talk to the government. They are also completely optimistic about this. The government should also stop maligning the agitators and come forward to negotiate with clear intentions.