Indian farmers during a farmers protest at the Delhi Ghazipur Border near New Delhi, India, on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE Indian farmers during a farmers protest at the Delhi Ghazipur Border near New Delhi, India, on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Indian farmers during a farmers protest at the Delhi Ghazipur Border near New Delhi, India, on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
India

Protesting Indian farmers block highways as demonstrations spread against new agriculture laws

  • The protesters used tractors, trucks and even boulders to blockade roads, and carried banners and flags denouncing new agriculture laws
  • Authorities deployed thousands of security forces mainly outside India’s capital New Delhi, where farmers have camped for more than two months

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Indian farmers during a farmers protest at the Delhi Ghazipur Border near New Delhi, India, on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE Indian farmers during a farmers protest at the Delhi Ghazipur Border near New Delhi, India, on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Indian farmers during a farmers protest at the Delhi Ghazipur Border near New Delhi, India, on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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