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Samajwadi Party plans Republic Day programme with farmers across UP

SP will reach out to farmers across the state on Republic Day, hold flag-hoisting rallies in all tehsils and put up the Tricolour and the party's flag on tractors, its supremo Akhilesh Yadav said

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Samajwadi Party | Republic Day | Uttar Pradesh

Press Trust of India  |  Lucknow 

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav speaks to the media. Photo: PTI
Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav. Photo: PTI

The (SP) will reach out to across the state on Republic Day, hold flag-hoisting rallies in all tehsils and put up the Tricolour and the party's flag on tractors, its supremo Akhilesh Yadav said on Saturday.

Directions have been issued to party workers accordingly, the SP chief said in a statement here.

"Party workers should reach out to every village, every home and every farmer. And on January 26 (on Republic Day), flag hoisting rally should be held in all tehsils across the state. The flag and the SP's flag should be hoisted on tractors," it said.

Yadav said have been protesting against the new agri laws for nearly two months in a peaceful manner, but the government has turned a deaf ear.

He also voiced support for the protesting farmers' decision to hold a tractor parade on .

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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First Published: Sat, January 23 2021. 21:49 IST
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