The Supreme Court of India’s order to stay the implementation of three farm laws on Tuesday has been welcomed by the farmers association. Though after hearing the Apex Court’s decision, they were filled with optimism yet said they wouldn’t call off the protest until the legislations are repealed.
Supreme Court stays the implementation of three farms laws until further orders pic.twitter.com/v3DdC4FEtQ
— ANI (@ANI) January 12, 2021
Farmers also said that they are unwilling to participate in any proceedings till Supreme Court appoints a committee.
SC sets up committee to look into farmers' grievances against new farms laws
— Press Trust of India (@PTI_News) January 12, 2021
The Prime body of around 40 protesting farm unions, The Sankyukt Kisan Morcha has called for a meeting later to decide the next course of action. Abhimanyu Kohar, a senior leader of the Morcha told PTI, “We welcome the court’s order to stay the implementation of the farm laws, but we want a complete repeal of these laws.”