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In a correspondence exchange with the Supreme Sikh Council UK (est. 2010) the Trade Union Congress (TUC) and War on Want have confirmed their support for the Indian Farmers Protest against the highly controversial farming laws passed dubiously under the cover of Covid -19 crisis. The TUC said that they and many of their affiliates have been monitoring the situation of the Indian farmers’ unions protesting against the repressive agricultural laws being imposed by the government of India, for quite some time.
In December last year, the General Secretaries of 17 major unions signed the below statement of solidarity with farmers in India, alongside War on Want. Find the full statement here.
Cllr Gurdial Singh Atwal
Chair of Indian Sub-continent Affairs
S. Raj Manvinder Singh Kang