- Tag results for Tamil Nadu farmers protest
The farmers of the Cauvery delta districts of Thanjavur, Tiruvarur and Nagapattinam were disappointed after the State Budget was presented on Thursday with no schemes in place for loan waivers.
As Mettur level has gone down recently agriculturists fear crops in 10 lakh acres in the delta districts will wilt and cause irreparable loss to thousands.
India saw a lot of resistance in 2017, the public went against the government to make things go their way.
Nearly 30 students who pooled money from their pocket money and cooked food for the farmers which they supplied on Saturday.
CPM State secretary G Ramakrishnan on Saturday announced that he, along with Tamil Nadu Vivasayigal Sangam leader P Shanmugam, would be taking part in the all-party meeting convened by the DMK.
The farmers stripped outside the Prime Minister's Office after they were not allowed to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Amidst much drama, the police personnel managed to persuade a few and pull out others from the waters.
Politicians from Tamil Nadu have offered their support to the state's farmers who have been protesting at Jantar Mantar.