New Delhi. Rail Stop campaign has been announced on Thursday towards the farmers’ organizations agitating against the three new agricultural laws of the Center. In view of this, Railways has also deployed 20 additional companies of Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) across the country, with a focus on Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. Meanwhile, farmer leader Rakesh Tikait said about the rail roko campaign that the rail roko campaign will be held from 12 noon to 3-4 pm tomorrow. We are talking about running the train. If the rail stops, then we will give a message that the train should run. The people of the village will conduct a rail stop campaign on their own.
Tomorrow the Rail Stop campaign will be from 12 to 3-4 pm. We are talking about running the train. If the rail stops, then we will give a message that the train should run. The people of the village will conduct a rail roko campaign on their own: Rakesh Tikait, farmer leader Earlier, the United Farmers’ Front (SKM) had announced the rail roko campaign last week demanding the repeal of agricultural laws. Director General of Railway Protection Force Arun Kumar said on Wednesday, “I appeal to all to maintain peace.” We will maintain contact with district administrations and also maintain control rooms.
He said, “We will gather intelligence.” States like Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal and some other areas will also be our focus. We have deployed 20 companies (about 20,000 personnel) of the Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) in these areas. He also said that we want to persuade them that there is no inconvenience to the passengers and we want this (stop the rail) campaign to end peacefully. SKM had said that the movement of trains will be blocked from 12 noon to 4 pm across the country. Significantly, the farmers have been agitating for the past several days on the borders of Delhi, demanding the repeal of the three new agricultural laws of the Center.