Ambala, September 28: Sugarcane farmers under the banner of the Samyukta Morcha Ambala on Tuesday, held a panchayat regarding the pending dues of around Rs 66 crore of previous season.
They have threatened to launch a stir on October 5 if the government fails to invite the farmers for a meeting to resolve their issue till October 4.
The farmers have threatened to gherao the office of Cane Commissioner in Panchkula and set up a permanent morcha there on October 5.
Earlier, the farmers had announced to gherao cane commissioner’s office on September 28.
A large number of sugarcane farmers gathered at Naraingarh Sugar Mills as the farmers had apprehensions that the mill might not start its operations in the coming crushing season and their previous payments might get stuck.