Since last November, Indian farmers are swarming New Delhi in thousands, protesting against the new agricultural laws. The protests garnered attention over the past months, especially as the situation in Delhi escalated. With reports covering the situation surrounding the internet being blocked around several districts, the protests have fallen into the notice of foreign celebrities like Rihanna and Greta Thunberg.
As farmer’s protests trended on Twitter, international celebrities shared the news to their followers. Sometime later, NBA player Kyle Kuzma tweeted a CNN article about the same, which immediately had Indian NBA fans flooding his mentions. Kuzma mostly received support among the occasional joke from NBA fans.
Kyle Kuzma tweet about farmers protest
The issue of Kisan Movement (farmer protest) is being discussed from Parliament to the dressing room of cricket. In fact, Team India captain Virat Kohli (Virat Kohli) said in a class press conference before the first Test to begin with England that the issue was also discussed in the team meeting. On Wednesday, several Indian cricket stars, including Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, coach Ravi Shastri, were asked to tweet appealing to maintain solidarity in the country after some international figures, including American Pop star Rihanna, commented on the farmers’ protest.
Let us tell you that Virat had also tweeted about the farmers movement and wrote that to remain united in this period of infinity. He said, ‘Let us all be united in this time of disagreement. Farmer is a part of our country. We are sure that an amicable solution will be reached between all the parties so that peace can happen and all can move forward together.