All-women Kisan Sansad at Jantar Mantar on Monday to mark eight months of farmers' protest

All-women Kisan Sansad at Jantar Mantar on Monday to mark eight months of farmers’ protest

The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) announced on Sunday that ladies will conduct the continued ‘Kisan Sansad’ at Jantar Mantar here on Monday because the farmers’ protest against three farm laws completes eight months. Thousands of farmers at Delhi borders are pressing for his or her demand to repeal the three farm laws enacted last year. The collective of over 40 protesting farmer unions said during a statement […]

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Farmers get the green signal to protest at Jantar Mantar

Farmers get the green signal to protest at Jantar Mantar

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) has granted permission to farmers, who are protesting against the Centre’s farm laws at the Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur borders since last November, to carry staggering protests at Jantar Mantar starting Thursday. Farmers decide to protest against the govt and hold ‘Kisan Sansads’ on each working day of the Parliament until the monsoon session ends. In a […]

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'Kisan Panchayat': 200 farmers to visit Jantar Mantar every day from July 22

‘Kisan Panchayat’: 200 farmers to visit Jantar Mantar every day from July 22

The government is facing opposition’s heat inside Parliament over various issues. The Congress et al. parties have said that they’re going to not let the monsoon sessions proceed normally unless the govt listens to their demands. And now, there’s a fresh problem for the govt to affect outside Parliament. The farmers, who are protesting near […]

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Farmers' protest to continue until Govt fulfills demands: Rakesh Tikait

Farmers’ protest to continue until Govt fulfills demands: Rakesh Tikait

Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Thursday said that the government is not agreeing to the farmers’ demands, and asserted that the ‘farmers’ movement’ will continue until their demands are met. “In a democratic country, the government is not agreeing with the farmers, but the movement will continue until the government fulfills their […]

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Gurdaspur farmers leave for a protest at the Delhi border

Gurdaspur farmers leave for a protest at the Delhi border

Bhartiya Kisan Union (Charuni) president Gurnam Singh Charuni on Sunday led a gaggle of farmers from Dera Baba Nanak in Gurdaspur district to require part within the ongoing agitation against the contentious agricultural laws on Delhi borders. Charuni paid obeisance at Gurdwara Darbar Sahib at Dera Baba Nanak before leaving for the capital Accompanied by […]

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Farmers protest fuel price hike, demand Petrol rates be halved

Farmers protest fuel price hike, demand Petrol rates be halved

Farmers protesting against the new agriculture laws on Thursday came together to boost their voices against the recent price hike of fuel and vegetable oil, demanding that the rates be halved with immediate effect. The two-hour-long protest from 10 am to 12 noon, led by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha, saw farmers in several parts of the country gather on the edges of […]

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Protests outside Parliament will start on July 22, say farm unions

Protests outside Parliament will start on July 22, say farm unions

Farmers protesting three agricultural laws say they might begin demonstrating outside Parliament on July 22, a part of a replacement push to force the govt to scrap a group of legislation enacted last year. Farm unions are holding long meetings to figure out logistics and finalize strategies to accentuate their agitation and coordinate the movement of farmers from various states. According to an idea announced by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha, a platform […]

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Farmers to march to Parliament during monsoon session

Farmers to march to Parliament during the monsoon session

Farmers protesting three contentious agricultural laws enacted last year said on Sunday they’re going to take their demonstration to the capital and protest outside Parliament during the whole duration of the upcoming monsoon session, setting the stage for a fresh deadlock between farm unions and therefore the government. A group of around 200 farmers will […]

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Delhi: Three metro stations to stay enclose view of farmers' protest today.

Delhi: Three metro stations to stay enclose view of farmers’ protest today.

The Delhi Metro will keep shut three stations on its Yellow Line for four hours on Saturday in sight of the farmers’ civil disobedience , the DMRC has said. “As advised by Delhi Police, in sight of security reasons, three Metro stations of Yellow Line namely, Vishwavidyalaya, Civil Lines, and Vidhan Sabha will remain closed for public from 10:00 am to […]

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Farm laws: Protesters at Delhi borders to mark seven months of agitation on June 26

Farm laws: Protesters at Delhi borders to mark seven months of agitation on June 26

A large number of farmers, including from Uttar Pradesh , is predicted to hitch protesters at Delhi’s border points on June 26 to mark seven months of their agitation against the three agri laws enacted last year, the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) said on Thursday. Farmers at the Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur border points are gearing up for June 26 and […]

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