Farmers ‘auction’ off Vijay Mallya’s UB City, urge govt to waive farmers’ loans | The News Minute

Over 100 Karnataka farmers symbolically ‘auctioned off’ UB city, a landmark building in Bengaluru. The building that belongs to billionaire Vijay Mallya was attached by the Enforcement Directorate in June this year.On Wednesday, members of Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (a leading farmer’s organisation) and Karnataka Jana Shakti protested at UB City, demanding that the government should write off farmers’ loans, just like the Vijay Mallya’s loans were written off by SBI.The city police detained 80 protesters and released them in the evening.

Source: Farmers ‘auction’ off Vijay Mallya’s UB City, urge govt to waive farmers’ loans | The News Minute

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