Tag: Farmer Protest

Rakesh Tikait
Farmers' Protest To Continue For MSP, Other Issues: Tikait

Tikait was addressing 'Maha Dharna' organised by All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee (AIKSCC)-Telangana unit in Hyderabad to mark one year of the countrywide agitation by the famers against the three agri laws.

  • Thursday, 25 November 2021
Farm Laws SCRAPPED !!
Modi Govt To Repeal 3 Farm Laws, PM Urges Farmers To Withdraw Protests

The three farm laws which caused a huge uproar among farmers across the country will be WITHDRAWN. Addressing the nation today, PM Narendra Modi said that the government has decided to repeal all three farm laws.

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  • Friday, 19 November 2021
Terrorists Enjoy Free Pass In Pakistan: India Slams Pak At UNSC After Islamabad's Envoy Rakes Up Kas
Terrorists Enjoy Free Pass In Pakistan: India Slams Pak At UNSC After Islamabad's Envoy Rakes Up Kashmir Issue

Bhat, who hails from Jammu and Kashmir, said in her remarks that UN member states are aware that Pakistan has an "established history and policy of harbouring, aiding and actively supporting terrorists.

  • Wednesday, 17 November 2021
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Farmers Have Right To Protest, But Roads Can't Be Blocked Indefinitely: SC

"People have right to go on roads, it cannot be blocked", noted the bench.

  • Thursday, 21 October 2021
Rail Roko protest
Farmers’ Nationwide Rail Roko Disrupts Train Services

Train services across the country were severely disrupted on Monday owing to a nationwide 'Rail Roko' protest by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM). Several trains had to be cancelled while many others were partially cancelled due to the protest. The Kisan Morcha backed by several farmer organisations observed a six-hour-long rail roko from 10AM to 4PM demanding removal of Union MoS for Home Affairs Ajay Mishra from his post over the Lakhimpur Kheri incident, in which his son Ashish is an accused.

  • Tuesday, 19 October 2021
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SC Notice To Farmer Leaders, Groups On Plea Against Road Blocks

On September 30, the Supreme Court had emphasised that roads cannot remain blocked perpetually and asked the Centre, what steps has it taken to remove the road blockade by farmers, protesting against three agriculture laws, at Delhi borders.

  • Monday, 04 October 2021
Violence in UP's Lakhimpur-Kheri after farmers run over by vehicle
Violence in UP's Lakhimpur-Kheri after farmers run over by vehicle

Infuriated farmers set three jeeps on fire after some of the protestors were run over by the vehicles. One of the vehicles belongs to Ashish Mishra, son of Union Minister of State for Home, Ajay Mishra Teni.

  • Sunday, 03 October 2021
Supreme Court
Strangulated The City, Now You Want To Protest Inside: SC Asks Farmers' Group

The counsel for the farmers' organisation said the highways have been blocked by the police and "we have been detained", adding that his client was not part of the protest blocking the highways.

  • Friday, 01 October 2021
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Can't Be Blocked Perpetually: SC Asks Centre For Steps Taken To Clear Roads Blocked By Farmers

The top court was hearing a plea filed by Monicca Agarwaal seeking directions to remove road blockades, which impedes free movement of traffic between Delhi and Noida.

  • Thursday, 30 September 2021
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh
Vicious Assault On Farmers In Haryana: Punjab CM

Pointing out that this was not the first time that farmers had been subjected to such ruthlessness at the hands of the Haryana Police, Amarinder Singh said it was evident that the BJP-led M.L. Khattar government had once again deliberately used brute force in a desperate bid to end the farmers' stir against the draconian farm laws.

  • Saturday, 28 August 2021
Paddy procurement irregularities: BJP Krushak Morcha stages demonstration

Bhubaneswar: Odisha BJP Krushak Morcha members today staged demonstration in front of the residence of Food Supplies and Cooperation Minister Surjya Narayan Patro here over several irregularities in paddy procurement in different mandis across the state. The members of the outfit staged protest by placing gunny bags filled with paddy on the road and raised […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
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Farmers hit streets over delay in paddy procurement

Malkangiri: Worried over the long delay in procurement of paddy at different mandis in Malkangiri, farmers today staged demonstration by placing gunny bags filled with paddy on Malkangiri-Jeypore road near Padmagiri in the district. According to sources, tonnes of paddy brought for sale by farmers from distant villages are lying outside the mandis for the […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Agitating Odisha farmers to meet PM Modi

Bhubaneswar: Intensifying its ongoing agitation demanding price, prestige and pension for farmers, the Naba Nirman Krushak Sanghathan (NNKS) has decided to stage dharna in front of Raj Bhavan on January 8, 2019.  Moreover, the outfit informed today that the members will meet PM Narendra Modi during his visit to Odisha and will present their memorandum […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Odisha farmers hit streets demanding price, pension, prestige

Bhubaneswar: Reiterating their long-standing demands for fair price, pension and prestige, farmers under the aegis of Naba Nirman Krushak Sangathan (NNKS) took to streets in Khurda and protested the government’s callous attitude towards their demands. Thousands of farmers from across different parts of the district and nearby areas congregated at Gita Bhawan ground and took […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Kalahandi farmers hit streets demanding crop insurance

Bhawanipatna: Hundreds of farmers from 11 panchayats in Borda area of Kalahandi district took to streets on Tuesday demanding disbursal of crop insurance. Though the farmers staged a peaceful protest on the state highway, vehicular movement came to a standstill on Bhawanipatna- Kharial road here. This apart, many trucks and other vehicles remained stranded on […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021