The farmers accused the government of adopting “repressive” measures against them.
ISLAMABAD: Hours before the announcement of Budget 2017-18, the Farmers’ Union registered a protest at Islamabad D Chowk area of the federal capital on Friday (today), ARY News reported. Pakistan Kissan Ittehad – seeking relief in budget 2017-18 – attempted to enter the red zone of the federal capital. The farmers were heard complaining over financial constraint. “We receive minimum of our hard work”, an enraged protester said. Lamenting on government’s negligence, another farmer said that government has always…