Farmers' Body To Observe 'Sampoorna Kranti Diwas' On June 5

Farmers’ Body To Observe ‘Sampoorna Kranti Diwas’ On June 5

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), a joint forum of farmer unions protesting the three farm laws, on Thursday said they’re going to observe Sampoorna Kranti Diwas on June 5 and burn copies of the farmer legislations outside the offices and houses of leaders of the BJP and its allies.“On June 5 last year, the three […]

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Centre Wants To Shift Farmers' Protests To Jind In Haryana: Rakesh Tikait

Centre Wants To Shift Farmers’ Protests To Jind In Haryana: Rakesh Tikait

Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait on Thursday alleged that the govt wants to shift the farmers’ agitation centre point from near Delhi borders to Haryana’s Jind, a “ploy” which can not be allowed to succeed.He said farmers won’t leave their protest sites on Delhi’s borders “at any cost”. “The Central government wants that agitation […]

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Won’t call off stir despite Covid surge, say farmer leaders

Far Away From Media Attention, Rural Punjab Keeps Farmers’ Protest Alive

Mohali: “Sannu saal ho chaleya, Modi da pit syapa kardey” (‘We’ve been crying against Modi for over a year now but we won’t stop’), exclaimed Gurpreet Kaur, a lady in her late thirties who is that the movement in-charge at Baras village in Patiala district. Her two children and her husband accompany her everywhere. “We […]

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Six months on, India’s protesting farmers are creating history

Six months on, India’s protesting farmers are creating history

It has been six months since farmers from across Punjab, Haryana and Western Uttar Pradesh rose in an epic and mostly peaceful struggle against three farm laws rushed through hastily in Parliament last autumn by the Modi government. As important as what they’re fighting for is how they need chosen to fight. The protest sites […]

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‘Black day’ protest to mark 6 months of stir

‘Black day’ protest to mark 6 months of stir

Farmers agitating against the three farm laws pushed through Parliament in September will gather at the three protest sites at Delhi’s borders and urged people to hoist black flags in their support on Wednesday, when their agitation completes six months.The Samyukta Kisan Morcha, a collective of around 30 farmers’ unions, also decided to carry demonstrations, […]

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Solidarity panel to support farmers’ protest on May 26

Solidarity panel to support farmers’ protest on May 26

With the farmer’s protest across the country completing six months on May 26, the Dilli Chalo Farmer’s protest solidarity committee in Kozhikode district has requested the local farmers and their supporters to be a part of the national-level protest programmes. Every citizen who supports the farmers are urged to stage a protest ‘Prathishedha Muttam’ ahead […]

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