Updated February 26th, 2024 at 12:07 IST

Noida Traffic Likely to Get Affected as Farmers Gear Up for Tractor Rally Today

According to sources, the farmers will line up tractors from Greater Noida to the Noida side and march along the Yamuna Expressway.

Reported by: Digital Desk
The traffic police has said that diversions will come up in the city in view of the protest march. | Image:PTI
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Noida: The traffic movement in and around Noida is likely to get affected in view of the proposed march by farmers towards the national capital on Monday. The farmers are protesting to press the Centre for their various demands including a law guaranteeing minimum support price (MSP).

According to sources, the farmers will line up tractors from Greater Noida to the Noida side and march along the Yamuna Expressway. They will further move towards the Chilla border via the Noida Expressway.

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Traffic diversions in Noida today

The traffic police has said that diversions will come up in the city in view of the protest march. The police have warned commuters that checking will be conducted by installing barriers at Noida-Delhi borders.

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Following protests by two farmers groups -- the Bhartiya Kisan Parishad and All India Kisan Sabha -- at NTPC Noida and in front of the Greater Noida Authority office, now two more groups of under the banner of the Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) Tikait group and BKU LokShakti will take to streets in the city towards Delhi this week.

Farmers from several villages are expected to meet at a toll plaza in Greater Noida.
 

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Published February 26th, 2024 at 07:16 IST