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Aware of the opposition to the farm bills, especially by the Congress and also from SAD, Modi congratulated the farmers for the bills that he said would usher in greater freedom and returns for their produce and work as a ‘protective cover’ for them.
Updated on Sep 18, 2020 05:17 PM IST
A senior BJP functionary on condition of anonymity said the “outstanding issues will be taken up” and sought to downplay the differences that have cropped up between the allies.
Updated on Sep 17, 2020 11:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Smriti Kak Ramachandran
While announcing the SAD’s decision to withdraw Harsimrat Badal from the Modi Cabinet, her husband and party chief Sukhbir Singh Badal said the SAD would continue to support the government and BJP, but will oppose the anti-farmer policies.
Updated on Sep 17, 2020 11:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Harsimrat is the only SAD representative in the Modi government.
Updated on Sep 17, 2020 10:56 PM IST
New Delhi | HT Correspondent