Mysuru, January 24:- “Several people are threatening and assaulting us to snatch the land where we are farming under the permission of state government,” said a farmer, Puttaraju of Bharatawadi of Hunsur at a press meet at Mysuru press club on Wednesday.
“The government has given me the letter to cultivate the land. C B Mahadevappa, P Pradeep Rao, Nagaraj, and others are threatening me and are trying to make me vacate the land. I have already made loans and installed pump set on the farm under Ganga Kalyana scheme,” he added. He urged the authorities to take action against the culprits.
Kalegowda, Srinivas, Rajashekhar were present. (MR/KMR).