Pinarayi Vijayan, the Chief Miister of Kerala accused the Narendra Modi Government for not protecting the interests of the farmers and agriculture facing acute crisis. He demanded the Union Government to ensure remunerative price to all crops while inaugurating the Kisan Sabgharsh Jatha at Nagarkoil, in Kanyakumari District on 9th November. Vijayan inaugurated the Jatha by handing over the red flag of Kisan Sabha to P Krishnaprasad, the leader of the Jatha. Simon Sairus, the president of Kanyakumari district of Kisan sabha presided over the meeting. Senior Vice president of AIKS K Vardarajan addressed the gathering among others. Dr. Ashok Dhawale, vice captain of the Jatha, K V Ramakrishnan, S K Preeja and Omalur Shankaran members of the Jatha were present.