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Deadlock broken: Centre concedes farmers’ two demands; talks to continue on 2 others

Akshaya Chandrasekaran | Updated on January 01, 2021 Published on December 31, 2020

The deadlock between protesting farmers and the Centre was broken on Wednesday with the latter conceding two of their four key demands — removal of penalty provision in the Commission for the Air Quality Management in NCR and Adjoining Areas Ordinance, 2020, and scrapping of the Electricity (Amendment) Bill. The two main issues related to legalising MSP and withdrawing three farm laws were still under discussion, with the next round of talks scheduled for January 4.listen in to know more on this episode of news explained on the farmers protest.

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Published on December 31, 2020