Farmers' Protest LIVE Updates | BJP-ally JJP asks Haryana minister Vij to withdraw cases against protesting farmers
Jannayak Janta Party (JJP), the BJP's coalition partner in Haryana, met Home Minister Anil Vij here on Friday and sought withdrawal of cases registered in the state against farmers participating in the "Delhi Chalo" march against the Centre's farm laws.
A three-member JJP delegation led by the party's state unit chief Nishan Singh met the state home minister. Senior party leader Digvijay Singh Chautala was also part of the delegation.
"We have requested the minister that the cases filed against the farmers during their movement to the national capital must be taken back immediately," Chautala said after the meeting.
He told reporters that the minister assured him of taking up the matter with Chief Minister M L Khattar.