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Rahul wants PM, Fadnavis to accept farmers' demands

IANS  |  New Delhi 

on Monday came out in support of farmers calling their march "a stunning example of peoples power". He appealed to and Devendra to accept their demands.

"The mammoth #FarmersMarchToMumbai is a stunning example of people's power. The party stands with the farmers and tribals marching to protest against the central and state governments' apathy," Gandhi tweeted.

"I appeal to Modi and the to not stand on ego and to accept their just demands," he added.

farmers cracked the on the government to turn spotlight on the grave agrarian crises gripping the state by completing a 180-km long march to the legislature that started from on Wednesday.

More than an estimated 35,000 peasants -- men, women, youths and even seniors -- completed the march over six days.

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First Published: Mon, March 12 2018. 16:44 IST
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