About half a dozen farmers were injured in the bloody clash between farmers of Haryana and UP at Yamuna Khadar in Baghpat, UP. It is alleged that the farmers of Haryana, sitting on five tractors, burned more than hundred bighas of crop. Officers of both the states reached the spot and admitted the injured farmers to the hospital. Please tell that in Yamuna Khadar, the quarrel of farmers of both the states has been going on for many years. The land dispute is also under consideration in court.
For the past one year, the administrative officials of both states have been engaged in taking measures for weighing, etc. to settle the land dispute between the farmers of Haryana and Uttar Pradesh in the Yamuna Khadar region, but no solution has been found so far. Whenever the crop comes in Khadar, farmers of both the states stand face to face. On Thursday, there was a clash between the farmers of Niwada Yamuna Khadar in Baghpat and village Milakpur in Haryana’s stronghold. It is alleged that farmers of Haryana came to Yamuna Khadar in five tractors and burnt the fodder while destroying the wheat crop of the farmers of Baghpat. Aerial firing was also carried out to spread panic. The injured farmers informed the administration.
Farmers of Haryana run away from tractor in river
The farmers of Baghpat have alleged that they were beaten up when they protested against plowing the crop. Farmers of Haryana also conducted aerial firing. When the information came in the village of Nivada, the farmers of the village reached the spot and the farmers of Haryana ran away. Two tractors of Haryana farmers got trapped in the Yamuna river while running. They ran away leaving the tractor in the river. Principal of Niwada, Sarwar Rana said that farmers of Haryana have destroyed more than hundred bighas of wheat crop. Half a dozen farmers have been injured in the attack, who have been admitted to the hospital.
Police and administrative officials of both the states reached the spot as soon as the incident was reported. ASP Manish Kumar Mishra of Baghpat said that the matter is being investigated. At the same time, ADM Amit Kumar Singh said that Haryana officials are being talked to. The dispute over the land is under consideration in the court.