Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal resigns from Modi cabinet opposing three Farm Bills
In a major setback to the BJP, its staunch ally Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Thursday, opposed the bills in the Lok Sabha. SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal has announced that Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal will resign from the government to protest farm bills.
The minister herself confirmed the same on twitter.
The three bills aimed at massive agricultural reforms were introduced on the first day of the ongoing monsoon session by Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar.