Uttar Pradesh government has asked supply officers in all the districts to not give diesel to protesting farmers. Thousands of farmers from across the country are planning to join their counterparts near Delhi border where they have been protesting against the three farm laws of the Centre.
Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait asked the farmers to block roads in cities and towns where they are. Meanwhile, the Delhi Police have not given any permission for the rally, which will also mark the two months of farmer protest – they gave been sitting at various border points in Delhi since November 26. They say the farmers “have not given anything in writing regarding the route of the proposed rally”