“Why aren’t we talking about this?! #FarmersProtest,” Rihanna said in a tweet that has now gone viral with over two lakh retweets.
Meanwhile, Greta Thunberg said, “We stand in solidarity with the #FarmersProtest in India.”
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Farmers from Punjab, Haryana and western Uttar Pradesh have been camping on Delhi’s borders for over two months demanding the repeal of Centre’s three new farm laws. On Republic Day, a group of protesters deviated from the route of the farmers’ Tractor Parade and attacked Delhi Police personnel in ITO before storming the Red Fort.