Video | Farmers Gherao BJP Leaders In Kiloi Village, Rohtak, Haryana
BJP leaders are facing the ire of farmers across the country and especially in Delhi, Haryana, and Punjab where there have been many high profile incidents and protests primarily over th repeal of the three farming laws passed by the Central government. A video posted by farmer activist Ramandeep Singh Mann on Twitter depicts farmers in Kiloi village in Rohtak, Haryana surrounding a Shiv Mandir where BJP leaders had gatheref to watch PM Modi live in Kedarnath on TV.
Similarly, there was an incident in Hisar today with the BJP's Rajya Sabha MP Ram Chander Jangra who had angered farmers with his remarks that they are "jobless alcoholics". Following this there was a protest against him in Narnaund town of the district which turned impassioned and ended up damaging his car.
Kuldeep Rana, a farmer and one of the protestors at the site, has borne serious injuries due to police lathicharge. However, the police has denied deploying baton charge: “No police lathicharge took place. He got injured when he fell in a street nullah. He was already suffering from mirgi (epilepsy) disease. We arrested two of the farmers for breaking the windshield of an MP’s car.” Indian Express quoted Narnaund DSP Jugal Kishor Ram.