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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Farmers' protest: BKU leader Rakesh Tikait issues threat to the Centre; '4 lakh tractors on standby'

Farmers’ protest: BKU leader Rakesh Tikait issues threat to the Centre; ‘4 lakh tractors on standby’

Some breaking updates coming in regarding the continued farmers’ stir reveal that the BKU farmers’ neta Rakesh Tikait has issued a threat to the Centre warning that ‘4 lakh tractors are on standby. This comes because the farmers believe the govt is ignoring their issues. The agitation has been ongoing against the Centre’s three new […]

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Rakesh Tikait Announces Another 'gherao Protest' Against Farm Laws On June 26

Rakesh Tikait Announces Another ‘gherao Protest’ Against Farm Laws On June 26

In a major development, Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) spokesperson Rakesh Tikait announced on Thursday that farmers across the country are going to be protesting outside all the Raj Bhavans against the three farm laws on June 26, which can be the ‘Save Democracy, Save Farmers Day’ and also the completion of seven months of their […]

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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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