Punjab Deputy Inspector Basic (Prisons) Lakhminder Singh Jakhar on Sunday mentioned he has resigned from service in help of farmers protesting towards three new farm legal guidelines. Jakhar mentioned he tendered his resignation to the state authorities on Saturday.
Jakhar wrote to State Principal Secy Dwelling requesting ‘to be handled as prematurely retired from service’. He mentioned, “I might like to tell you of my thought-about resolution to face with my farmer brothers who’re peacefully protesting towards Farm legal guidelines.”
Hundreds of farmers from Punjab, Haryana and different areas have stayed put at varied Delhi border factors, protesting towards the brand new farm legal guidelines, which they worry will dismantle the minimal help worth system, leaving them on the “mercy” of huge corporates.
Earlier, Akali Dal stalwart and former Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal had mentioned that he has returned his Padma Vibhushan award in protest towards the Centre’s farm legal guidelines.
SAD (Democratic) chief Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa had additionally introduced that he would return the Padma Bhushan award to precise solidarity with farmers.
A number of worldwide gamers from Punjab have additionally prolonged their help to the farmers’ agitation.
Famous Punjabi poet Surjit Patar had additionally introduced his resolution to return his Padma Shri award.