Farm Law Protest: 'Yet to receive proposal of talks from Farmers', says Union Agriculture Minister NS Tomar

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Friday said that he is yet to receive proposal of talks from the farmers. Expressing the optimism over the discussion on farm laws, Minister says that if they want to, we can definitely talk about the proposal. He also urges farmers to leave the agitation.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Dec 11, 2020 14:33 IST
Farm Law Protest: 'Yet to receive proposal of talks from Farmers', says Union Agriculture Minister NS Tomar
Image representational

Interacting with the media personnel, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Friday says that the govt is yet to receive a proposal of talks from them (farmers). "We are ready for discussion as soon as we receive a proposal from them. Our proposal with them (farmers), they discussed it but we have not received any reply from them. We came to know through media that they have rejected the proposal", says Union Minister in a press briefing.

Yesterday I had said that if they want to, we can definitely talk about the proposal, said Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on being asked of further meetings over Farm Laws 2020.

Expressing the optimism, Minister said that we will find a solution and i am hopeful. Tomar urges farmers to leave the agitation and take the path of discussion. "Govt is ready for talks, I would like to urge the Farmer Unions that they should break the deadlock. Govt has sent them a proposal. If there is an objection over the provisions of an Act, the discussion is held over it". Minister adds.

📣 Follow SeeLatest.com at Twitter, Facebook, Instagram & Telegram. Stay updated for latest headlines.