Cong rally on Dec 2 at Katni to highlight farmer problems

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 14:47

Bhopal: The opposition Congress in Madhya Pradesh will organise a rally on December 2 at Katni to highlight the problems being faced by farmers whose land has been acquired for a private power project.

Stating this, the Madhya Pradesh Congress Media Department Chairman, Manak Agrawal told PTI that those leaders who would attend the rally are party General Secretaries, Digvijay Singh and B K Hariprasad, State Congress President, Kantilal Bhuria and the Leader of Opposition in the State Assembly, Ajay Singh.

Agrawal said that Union Ministers, Kamalnath and Jyotiraditya Scindia have also been invited to attend the rally.

He said the Congress will highlight problems being faced by farmers in other areas apart from Katni.

Agrawal said the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh had been dealing with farmers in a high-handed manner and this needs to be exposed.

PTI



First Published: Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 14:46

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