The fifth round of talks between the central government and protesting farmers is scheduled to be held at 2 pm on Saturday, 5 December. ANI reports that ahead of the meeting, Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, Narendra Singh Tomar and Piyush Goyal have reached PM Narendra Modi’s residence in New Delhi
Intensifying the protest against the three contentious laws, a call for a ‘Bharat Bandh’ on 8 December was given by leaders on Friday. Farmers have reportedly planned to block the remaining roads of Delhi.
Meanwhile, a petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking immediate removal of farmers who are protesting at the border areas of Delhi-NCR, Bar & Bench reported.