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Protesters on Saturday blocked several key roads in Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan, while scattered demonstrations were held in several other states during a three-hour ‘chakka jam’ called by the farmer unions agitating against the Centre’s new farm laws.
Ahead of the assembly polls in Assam, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday distributed Rs 3,000 each to 7.47 lakh tea garden workers in the state, totalling Rs 224 crore.
The Supreme Court-appointed committee on Friday said it held consultations with the heads of State marketing boards, private mandi operators and food parks from 10 States, including Kerala.
Central assistance amounting to Rs.1286.39 crore has been released to Assam since the start of Xl Plan for Flood Management Programme (FMP).