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The smartphones were distributed at 845 schools by various ministers, MLAs and other dignitaries across the state. Also, 877 tablets were provided to students of 22 senior secondary schools.

Bharat Bandh is like a warning call to the centre by the farmers who consider their demands “non-negotiable”.

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar had said after the talks that the government has no ego and it was discussing the issues raised by farmers with an open mind.

“It's sheer political dishonesty! In fact, the idiom about crocodile tears will have to be changed now to 'Kejriwal tears'. Delhi CM should withdraw the notification immediately & announce that Delhi govt won't implement the 3 laws & ensure assured govt marketing of crops at #MSP,” Sukhbir Badal tweeted.

It may be noted that few days before, Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij got himself administered a trial dose of Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine 'Covaxin' at an Ambala hospital.

In the videos, The Khali raised slogans with the farmers and explained the alleged losses that the farmers and common man will face due to the Farm Laws. 

The representatives of farmers held talks with Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal and his deputy Som Prakash at Vigyan Bhawan.

Prime Minister Modi lauded the new agriculture reform laws in his 'Mann ki Baat' programme on Sunday and at an event in Varanasi yesterday.

Singhu border was closed for regular traffic movement by police on November 26, while the Tikri border was closed on November 27 due to farmer's demonstrations.

Devotees offer prayers at Sri Bangla Sahib Gurudwara on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti.