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Madhya Pradesh farmers end protest

bhopal Updated: Dec 21, 2010 16:08 IST

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The agitation by farmers, who laid the seige to Bhopal, ended on Tuesday with the Madhya Pradesh government accepting 50 of their 183 demands.

The accord came about at a meeting between the state government, led by minister and spokesperson Narottam Mishra, and a group of agitating farmers, under the banner of Bharti Kishan Sangh at Ballabh Bhavan.

Farmers' leader Shiv Kumar said they would withdraw their agitation that began on Monday.