Locals have spoken to media networks and stated that the people from their villages are not part of the people who pelted stones at farmers. They stated that the people in border villages overwhelmingly support the farmers and their protests.
They condemned the people who called themselves villagers. One of the locals stated that he recognized a person who was from Dwarka and not from nearby places.
The locals expressed their disappointment that the people were brought in to tarnish the farmer protest and made statements to condemn the stone pelting at farmers.
टिकरी बॉर्डर पर आंदोलन कर रहे किसानों के बारे में स्थानीय लोग क्या कह रहे हैं?— BBC News Hindi (@BBCHindi) January 30, 2021
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