Indian police use tear gas on protesting farmers

By Shivam Patel
Updated February 13 2024 - 7:59pm, first published 7:57pm
Security was tightened around New Delhi to stop protesting farmers entering the capital. (AP PHOTO)
Security was tightened around New Delhi to stop protesting farmers entering the capital. (AP PHOTO)

Police in India have fired tear gas at hundreds of farmers and their supporters who were marching to New Delhi to pressure the government to honour a 2021 promise to pay them more for crops.

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