‘Important work’ stops Amit Shah from attending BSF Raising Day

Photo file of Amit Shah

Chennai: Union Home Minister Amit Shah today reportedly decided not to attend the BSF’s Raising Day event as an ‘important official work’ has come up.

The announcement comes on the backdrop of the government inviting the agitating farmers for talks, with a high-level ministerial team to discuss their problems.

The farmers have been protesting against the three Agriculture Acts passed by the last session of Parliament.

Shah was supposed to be the chief guest at the 56th Raising Day event of the Border Security Force being held in the outskirts of Delhi.

MoS for Home, Nityanand Rai is expected to be the chief guest at the event.

 

NT Bureau