Govt ready for 'fact-based' discussions on farm laws: PM Modi

The government is ready to talk on farmers issues with those who are opposing the new farm laws as long as the discussion is based on facts, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 25 after the release of the next instalment under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme. He said, "Due to our commitment towards farmers, we are ready for discussions on all their issues with an open mind. Our government is ready to talk to those opposing us as long as the discussion is based on facts."