In a meeting called by Assistant Commissioner Kavita Yogappnnavar to discuss about the land acquisition for the ring road, the aggravated Farmers they will not give even one inch of their Fertile land for the ring road.
Several farmers were seen in a verbal clash with the officials and a few farmers even brought vegetables grown in their fields and kept it on the table of the officers to make them aware that it is fertile land.
During the meet one letter was circulated in which it was mentioned that in 2011 farmers had agreed to give their land on their own, the farmers objected to this saying when did they sign such a statement.
Hundreds of acres of fertile land on which the farmers are making their living will be lost if the land is acquired, hence we oppose this land acquisition the farmers said.
The farmers of Muchandi village were also very aggravated and in fact, one farmer had brought poison and he asked the officials that all farmers are given poison first and then the govt can acquire their fertile land.