Ameer Jamaat-e-Islami Punjab Mian Maqsood Ahmad expressed the hope that court will give its verdict in favor of the farmers, while press briefing after hearing at High Court last-day along with other the farmer leaders and lawyers panel. The decision on writ petition regarding unjust in paying sugar cane prices by mills owners has been preserved.
Mian Maqsood Ahmed said that the sugar cane price RS. 180/mun which is regulated by the Government itself in 2017, not being observed and paid to the farmers. The court is expected to give a verdict in favor of farmers and they will be given protection to not sell their crops forcefully at low prices which is not fulfilling their expenditures of inputs, he added.