Farmers protest in Barabanki over delay in paddy payments

Farmers held a protest march starting from Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki to Lucknow on Saturday. The protest is against the issue of delay in the payments after paddy procurement. Farmers gathered their produce on tractors and came out on roads to demand right prices. They claimed to have almost 300 tractors out on the roads as a form of protest. They gave an hour to the authorities to respond to the farmers or else they would proceed to Lucknow.