Farmers have never been subjected to such oppression, blood of farmers leader Ashfaq Langrial will not go waste, whosoever have done this Insha-Allah will be taken to task: Ch Parvez Elahi

Protest is democratic right, farmers are peace loving citizens of this country, wheat supporting price should be Rs 2000 per maund

Lahore: 06-11-2020: Speaker Punjab Assembly Ch Parvez Elahi has said that the blood of farmers leader Ashfaq Langrial will never go waste, whosoever have committed this will Insha-Allah must be taken to task.

Expressing condolence over demise of farmers leader Ashfaq Langrial, Ch Parvez Elahi said in a statement here today (Friday) that the governments work is to sort out matters and provide relief to the people, all governments in the past they always gave priority to solve problems of the people, protest is everyone’s democratic right, but what of this democracy which curbs the voice of a protestor.

Ch Parvez Elahi said that the farmers are responsible citizens of this county, their prosperity is the prosperity of the country as such supporting price of wheat should be Rs 2000 per maund, if farmers demands were heard seriously on the firstly then such a big tragedy would not have occurred, we share the sorrow of the Kissan Forum.

He said instead of trying to control the circumstances through the police, attention should be paid to solving the problems, in our tenure dialogues were held with the protestors and their problems were solved through understanding and wisdom. #