The court is scheduled to hear the PIL on Friday.
"The farmers have said in their petition that their agricultural land has been encroached for rally and this will destroy their crop. The farmers also say that their consent was not sought by the district administration before giving a clearance for the rally," NDTV reported.
In order to organise the grand rally, the district administration has reportedly acquired nearly three acres of land owned by 167 farmers.
--IBNS (Posted on 17-10-2013)