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Farmers - Mislead or mistreated?

Being a large country with so many states and ethnicities, India is bound to have issues going on throughout the year and that too, in a year like 2020. But currently, among so many issues and states of disarray, the one that is of most concern is farmers’ protest. Farmers, majorly from Punjab and Haryana approached Delhi to protest against the Farmers’ Bill(s), 2020. This protest took a fierce turn on 25th November, when they were charged with tear gas and water cannons by police. Within such chaos and conflict, lies a question; what can be the solution(s)? Background - The farmers’ bill(s), 2020 The background involves two parliamentary bills. Firstly, the Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020, allowing farmers to engage in agreements with big agro-farms or companies, rather than government APMCs, and carry out trade of agricultural products with those companies on mutually agreed prices. On 24th September 2020, the second

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