Ujjain: A dharna was staged by the Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) at Tower Chowk on Monday in protest against the high-handedness of the MP electricity board officials.
The farmersput forward several demands during the dharna. They alleged that authorities expected undue favours from them in the process of horse power checking. This practice they said should be brought to an end.They also sought to purchase soybean on government supported rates and demanded weighing of trolleys on electronic weighing machines. The farmers also demanded easy and hassle free settlement of insurance claims on crops
On this occasion, president of BKS, Anand Singh Aanjana, district head Dasharath Singh Pandya, organisation head Mohan Singh Katara, Charna Singh Choudhary, Santosh Patidar, Shivcharan Sharma, Bharat Singh Bains and Ishwar Singh Patel were present.