(Bloomberg) – Hundreds of thousands of farmers are stepping up protests along the arteries leading to india’s capital and other cities. Police and paramilitary forces deployed up to 50,000 people, as well as barricades, barbed ropes and vehicles.
In his speech to BJP lawmakers on the anniversary of the death of party ideologo Deen Dayal Upadhyaya, the Prime Minister said: “Politics is the road to national politics for us. As I said before, the government can pass by a majority, but nations are guided by consensus. “