New Delhi: Keeping in view the human rights violations of the people living in and around those areas as well as the citizens who usually use the road to the protest site, due to the farmers’ movement, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana. , Uttar Pradesh as well as other concerned officers have been issued notices and sought reports. The National Human Rights Commission had received some complaints that due to the ongoing farmers’ agitation in these states, more than 9,000 industries have been closed and the traffic system has also been badly affected. Due to which the general public, patients, elderly and handicapped are facing a lot of problems. Not only this, due to the closure of the border, people have to travel more distance, due to which the problems of the general public are increasing a lot.
Report sought on compliance with Corona rules
The National Human Rights Commission has also sought a report from the National Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) and the Ministry of Home Affairs on the violation of Kovid rules in the movement. According to the National Human Rights Commission, in the complaints received by them, it has been said that many industries/businesses have been closed mainly due to the ongoing farmers’ agitation in 4 states. Due to the disorder, the day-to-day activities of the general public are being affected, along with this, the fundamental rights of a common citizen are also being affected due to the impact of traffic system, health, employment etc.
Notice to Central and State Government
Apart from giving notice to the state governments and the central government, the National Human Rights Commission has asked the Institute of Economic Growth to submit a report by October 10 on the impact on industries due to the farmers’ agitation. The Human Rights Commission has also asked the Delhi School of Social Work and the University of Delhi to conduct a survey on the impact of the long-running agitation by the farmers on the livelihoods, lives of the people, old and weak persons. After assessing it, submit the report to NHRC.
According to the National Human Rights Commission, in the complaint received by them, it has also been told that due to the farmers’ agitation, in some places people are not even being allowed to leave their homes. Apart from this, the Kovid protocol is also being flouted at the movement sites.
Report sought from Jhajjar DM
Apart from this, the Human Rights Commission has said that till now no report has been received from the DM of Jhajjar regarding payment of compensation to the kin of the deceased in the case of alleged gang rape of a human rights activist at a protest site of the farmers’ movement. Therefore, the DM of Jhajjar should also present that report by 10 October.
It is worth noting that since November 25 last year, farmers from different states have been agitating on Delhi-Haryana’s Singhu border, Tikri border, Delhi-Uttar Pradesh’s Ghazipur border and protesting against the demand to repeal three new agricultural laws. . Due to which all these three roads are closed for the general public.