India to repeal controversial farm laws
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announces decision to roll back laws vigorously opposed by farmers.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday he had decided to repeal three controversial farm laws against which farmers have protested for more than a year.
“Today I have come to tell you, the whole country, that we have decided to withdraw all three agricultural laws,” Modi said in an address to the nation.
“In the parliament session starting later this month, we will complete the constitutional process to repeal these three agricultural laws.”
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