Farmers celebrate after PM Modi announces repeal of 3 farm laws

“Today, I have come to tell you, the whole country, that we have decided to withdraw all three agricultural laws.

Published on Nov 19, 2021 01:07 PM IST 8 Photos

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced that the union government has decided to repeal the three farm laws that were passed in Parliament in 2020.(HT Photo/Raj K Raj)


In his speech, PM Modi urged the protesters to return home and said the constitutional process to repeal the laws will begin in December when Parliament sits for the winter session.(PTI)


Farmers who have been protesting at the Ghazipur protest site near Delhi-UP border feed each other sweets and celebrate after PM Modi announced that he will repeal the controversial farm laws.(REUTERS)


Farmers pose for a picture and shout slogans to celebrate the Centre’s decision to repeal three agricultural reform laws that sparked almost a year of huge protests across the country.(AFP)


The announcement comes after over a year-long protest from tens and thousands of farmers.(PTI)