Rakesh Tikait addressed the press at the police barricading at Ghazipur Border. He stated that heavy barricading was done by the police such as it would be seen at a “qila.” He further stated that, “Delhi is sealed, what are they afraid of?”
Rakesh Tikait said that he is open to talk with the government and they can decide what date to meet. He said the demands are clear that the three farming laws should be repealed and a law on MSP should be passed.
Rakesh Tikait also denounced the budget and said that the budget is not in the best interest of the farmers.