Farmers should be given production subsidy on the pattern of investment subsidy given to industry – Sukhbir Badal

In a bid to galvanize the party cadre, which is badly affected after the report of the Justice Ranjeet Singh Commission became public; the SAD President Sukhbir Singh Badal has chalked out a program under the banner of “Worker Milni” to share interaction with the party workers. He held three meetings in Bathinda district today at Goniana, Bathinda Rural and Bathinda Urban. The party workers has been lying low after the Bargari sacrilege issue was highlighted when Justice Ranjeet Singh Commission report was discussed in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha.Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today said production subsidy should be given to farmers on the pattern of investment subsidy given to the industry, even as he demanded registration of a case under section 420 IPC for cheating and forgery against chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh. Addressing news men here after interacting with party workers at Bathinda, the SAD President said he had already made a request to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for introducing production subsidy concept for farmers. Stating that the SAD would work to get this concept introduced, Mr Badal said this was essential to help farmers and ensure adequate income to them.

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