Delhi Government rejects the request of Delhi Police seeking to convert nine stadiums into temporary prisons, in view of farmers protest. Home Department of Govt of Delhi writes that "The demand of Farmers is legal and govt should accept their demands. Emprisonment would is not a solution".
The protest is completely non-violent and this is the constitutional right of the farmers. We are denying the permission sought by Delhi Police to use stadiums into temporary jails, Delhi Govt adds.
Delhi Government has supported the farmers' protest and named it as non-violent rightfull protest.