Ready to hold talks with Centre but stand remains same: Farmer leaders

Ready to hold talks with Centre but stand remains same: Farmer leaders

Protesting farmer leaders on Wednesday reiterated that an entire repeal of three farm laws and legal guarantee on MSP are their main demands, after the govt said it had been able to resume talks and asked them to means their objections to the provisions of legislation. “Our main demands have always been the repeal of the three laws and a written guarantee on MSP. […]

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Rakesh Tikait to meet Mamata Banerjee today as farmer leaders plan to intensify stir against farm laws

Rakesh Tikait to meet Mamata Banerjee today as farmer leaders plan to intensify stir against farm laws

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait is predicted to satisfy West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata on Wednesday. Tikait will discuss the strategy to further intensify the continued farmers’ protest against the new central farm laws. The Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader also will congratulate Banerjee for her party Trinamool Congress’ (TMC) win in West […]

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Farmers protesting in Haryana will return to Delhi to protest Centre's farm laws: Rakesh Tikait

Farmers protesting in Haryana will return to Delhi to protest Centre’s farm laws: Rakesh Tikait

Farmers, who are agitating in Tohana over the arrest of two farmers, will now head back to the capital to continue their protest against the Centre’s farm laws, Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait said. Tikait said that the demand of farmers to withdraw cases against the arrested farmers had been accepted after a gathering […]

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Farmers' protest: Won't leave Delhi borders at any cost, says Rakesh Tikait

Farmers’ protest: Won’t leave Delhi borders at any cost, says Rakesh Tikait

The government is conspiring to shift the farmers’ agitation from Delhi borders to Haryana’s Jind, alleged Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait on Thursday. He added that the farmers will now allow this “ploy” to succeed and continue their protests at the first site.“The Central government wants the agitation should shift from Delhi borders to Haryana’s Jind. […]

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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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farmers protest over lack of Covid resources

Farmers protest over lack of Covid resources

Ghaziabad: a gaggle of farmers from Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) staged a protest against MP Mahesh Sharma at Kailash Hospital in Sector 27 in Noida. They alleged there’s no availability of medical resources within the district.Around 10.30 am, the farmers gathered outside the hospital and demanded to satisfy the MP. Police asked them to return to their houses because the hospital is one among the Covid-19 facilities. […]

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Rakesh Tikait Says 'Will End Farmers' Protest If it might Guarantee Ending COVID'

Rakesh Tikait Says ‘Will End Farmers’ Protest If it might Guarantee Ending COVID’

As India’s COVID wave surges, BKU spokesperson Rakesh Tikait said that if he gets a ‘guarantee’ that the pandemic will end if farmers’ protest is named off, he will do so. Tikait said that farmers were helping the state by allowing oxygen tankers to maneuver towards Delhi by clearing one side of the highway. Stating […]

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

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

Farmer leaders today said that the continued agitation on the outskirts of Delhi would continue despite a surge in Covid-19 cases within the country. they might also still boycott BJP and JJP leaders within the state. Farmer leader Darshan Pal Singh alleged that the Central Government deliberately introduced the three farm laws during the Covid […]

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Farmers protest: Rakesh Tikait holds Mahapanchayat in Odisha, says no compromise on MSP

Farmers protest: Rakesh Tikait holds Mahapanchayat in Odisha, says no compromise on MSP

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait in Bhubaneswar Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait, in his maiden visit to Odisha, reiterated his demand for withdrawal of farm laws and said there’ll be no compromise on minimum support price (MSP). Rakesh Tikait on Friday held a Mahapanchayat in Chandikhol, 50 kms from Odisha’s Bhubaneswar and urged people to support the […]

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Farmers' Protest May Continue Till December: Farmer Leader Rakesh Tikait

Farmers’ Protest May Continue Till December: Farmer Leader Rakesh Tikait

Allahabad: The Bhartiya Kisan Union-led farmer agitation against the three central farm laws may continue till December this year, the outfit national spokesperson Rakesh Tikait said on Sunday.Mr Tikait made the statement while lecture reports after his recent visit to the poll-bund West Bengal . “This agitation possibly will stretch up to November or December […]

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