Protesting farmers Sunday tried to gherao Union minister Som Parkash on the BJP workplace in Shastri Nagar in Hoshiarpur the place he was current with senior chief Tikshan Sud and different social gathering staff for a gathering, however the police thwarted their try.
The Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry had gone to the native BJP workplace to attend a celebration assembly.
When the farmers protesting towards the three central agriculture-related legal guidelines got here to know that the union minister was current on the BJP officer, they headed there to gherao him, however have been stopped at three factors by the police.
Some of the farmers tried to interrupt the barricades on the Red Road, however the police personnel deployed there foiled their try, police stated.
Farmers then raised slogans towards the Central authorities and the minister, who can also be the MP from Hoshiarpur.
Mr Parkash remained within the social gathering workplace for about two hours after which left underneath heavy police safety.
Farmers in Punjab and Haryana have been protesting towards the BJP leaders to register their disapproval of the three new farm legal guidelines, which the Centre says can be helpful for them.