Taking pictures of actor Janhvi Kapoor’s upcoming movie Good Luck Jerry was disrupted after a bunch of farmers held a protest right here.
The incident came about close to Civil Strains space on Saturday when protesting farmers opposed the filming of the film. Shouting slogans in opposition to Bollywood, protesters lamented that no actor prolonged assist to farmers’ agitation in opposition to the Centre’s three farm legal guidelines.
“We’re telling the movie trade which is holding its taking pictures in Punjab to not less than converse in favour of farmers who’re agitating in opposition to the legislations,” stated a protester Rajwant Singh Sandhu.
One other protester stated, “We’re opposing Bollywood actors for not extending assist to farmers.” Additionally they slammed the Centre for imposing black legal guidelines on the farming group.
Some farmers held protest exterior the lodge the place the movie’s crew is staying. A police official on Sunday stated the protests have been peaceable.
Earlier this month, taking pictures of Good Fortunate Jerry had briefly come to a halt at Bassi Pathana in Fatehgarh Sahib after a bunch of farmers had insisted that Janhvi make a touch upon the continued farmers’ protest.
Following the incident, the Dhadak actor shared an Instagram Story in assist of the farmers. Not like different posts, Instagram Tales disappear after 24 hours from the time they’re revealed.
“Farmers are on the coronary heart of our nation. I recognise and worth the function that they play in feeding our nation. I hope a decision is reached quickly that advantages the farmers,” Kapoor had written.
Farmers from Punjab and Haryana have been tenting at Delhi’s borders for a number of weeks, demanding the repeal of the farm legal guidelines and a authorized assure on the minimal assist worth for crops.
They declare that the brand new legal guidelines will weaken the MSP system. However the Centre says the MSP system will stay and the brand new legal guidelines solely present extra choices for farmers to promote their produce.