Photos: Thousands at the Kisan-Mazdoor Sangharsh Rally in Ramlila Maidan on April 5

Farmers and labourers from various states across the country converged at the Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi on April 5 for the Mazdoor-Kisan Sangharsh rally in protest against the Union government’s alleged apathy towards them.

The rally was held under the aegis of leftwing trade bodies, the Centre of Trade Unions (CITU), All India Kisan Sabha (AIKS), and All India Agricultural Workers Union (AIAWU), reported PTI. In the days leading up to this rally, smaller rallies had drummed up massive support for the Ramlila venture in their respective states.

Labourers and farmers are protesting against the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Union government’s alleged disregard for basic needs and the lack of solutions for deep livelihood issues…