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Opposition creating fear among farmers over new farm Bills: Jitendra Singh

The minister said the contract agreement with the farmers is to get the fixed price.

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Union Minister Jitendra Singh

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Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday accused the opposition parties of taking up "imaginary issues to create a false fear" among farmers and trying to "mislead" them over the new farm reform laws.

The irony is that while the common farmers are satisfied and have no apprehension, it is some politically motivated interests which have no knowledge or stake in farming that are attempting to make an issue out of it by trying to mislead the farmers, he alleged.

"It is in the interest of the farming community of India and common people at large, that all like-minded people should

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First Published: Sep 29 2020 | 7:40 PM IST

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