For the last two months, the peasant movement in the country is now gaining the support of many people of the world. Following the support of American pop star Rihanna, Sweden’s environmental activist Greta Thunberg has now tweeted in support of the farmer movement and expressed her support. He wrote in a tweet along with the media report, the article reported internet shutdown at the demonstration sites. Greta tweeted that we stand in solidarity with the farmers of India. He has also used the hashtag Farmer Protest in his tweet.
According to media reports, several international artists and leaders, including Greta Thunberg, have spoken of standing with the farmers. All these tweets came when American pop singer Rihanna also tweeted about the peasant movement going on in India for almost 2 months. In this tweet, Rihanna shared an article detailing the internet shutdown at the places of protest. Retweeting this article, Rihanna wrote, “Why are we not talking about it?” Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut was also infuriated by Rihanna’s tweet. Kangana retweeted Rihanna’s tweet and wrote that no one is talking about them because they are terrorists, not farmers. These people are working to divide India.
Apart from Rihanna, Indian activist Lisipriya Kangjujam, who works for the environment, also openly expressed support for the farmer movement on Twitter. In his tweet, Lisipria Kanguzam spoke to support the people of this tweet, besides the international body of rights, the international body Human Rights Watch, has supported many big names and celebrity farmers including American model Amanda Cerny.