Summer effect at Singhu: farmers start collecting milk from villages

Summer effect at Singhu: farmers start collecting milk from villages

With the summer at its peak, the supply of milk for consumption of protesting farmers has gone down. they need now resorted to collecting the foodstuff from other villages. Komaldeep Singh Cheema, a resident of Doaba, has been a neighborhood of the protest since the start . He said due to summers, the cattle are […]

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"200 Days Of Immense Fight": Farmers Group On Protest Against Farm Laws

“200 Days Of Immense Fight”: Farmers Group On Protest Against Farm Laws

The protest against three controversial farm laws, which began last year, will continue, a farmers’ body said today to mark the 200th day of their agitation.Thousands of farmers, mostly from Punjab, Haryana, and western Uttar Pradesh , began their protest in November at three different border points of Delhi, demanding that the Centre repeal these […]

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With AC, fridge, Singhu farmers dig in heels for Delhi summer

With AC, fridge, Singhu farmers dig in heels for Delhi summer

Indicating that they need no intention of vacating the protest site anytime soon, farmers at Singhu border have erected shelters — sheds with metal frames and bamboo huts — fitted with air-coolers or air-conditioners (ACs) to tackle Delhi’s searing summer. Even tractor trolleys, which became a well-known fixture at the border area, are fitted with air-coolers or ACs. There also are RO water filters […]

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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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Protestors start returning to Singhu and Tikri borders as harvest season ends

Protestors start returning to Singhu and Tikri borders as harvest season ends

NEW DELHI: The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of over 40 farmer unions, on Tuesday said that farmers were returning to Singhu and Tikri border protest sites after finishing harvesting their crops. In a statement, the SKM said that enormous convoys of farmers received the 2 border points on Monday and this may […]

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Eyes within the sky show hectic activity at Singhu as farmers renew protest call amid Covid crisis

Eyes within the sky show hectic activity at Singhu as farmers renew protest call amid Covid crisis

Even as India grapples with the insurmountable second wave of Covid-19 and concerns grow over the farmers’ protest at the borders of Delhi becoming a possible super spreader, satellite imagery shows how the protest site at Singhu has only grown larger with time.There has been over 200 days that farmers are blocking the Singhu border […]

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Farmers' protest: To beat the warmth , bamboo huts come up at Singhu border

Farmers’ protest: To beat the warmth , bamboo huts come up at Singhu border

With temperature heading north, bamboo huts and sheds with green nets replaced tractor-trailers at Singhu. Over 110 huts are found out with facilities like refrigerators, air coolers and fans to offer farmers respite from the scorching heat. The farmers are spending Rs 50,000 to Rs 2 lakh on such hut. Migrant labourers are working overtime […]

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Farmers’ protest: Singhu, Tikri border still remain closed

Farmers’ protest: Singhu, Tikri border still remain closed

Along the Delhi-UP border, one carriageway of the Ghazipur border is open for those travelling to Ghaziabad from Delhi, whilst farmers continued blocking the opposite road of the elevated highway.Tikri and Singhu, two important border roads between Delhi and Haryana, remained fully closed on Friday as farmers continued with their agitation against the three farm […]

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