Transporters facing loses amid farmers’ protest

Singhu Border, Feb 20 (ANI): Transporters are facing loses due to closed borders amid farmers’ protest. Continuously increasing fuel prices have also impacted them. According to drivers, due to the blockage of the highway routes they have to take longer routes which less their income and waste more time. Farmers have been protesting at the different borders of the national capital since November last year, against the three newly enacted farm laws - Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020; the Farmers Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and farm Services Act 2020 and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020.