BKU leader Rakesh Tikait, 12 others booked in Haryana

Tikait and other leaders addressed the 'Mahapanchayat' in a village near Ambala Cantonment on Saturday.

published on : 2nd May 2021

BKU's Rakesh Tikait gives call for united fight against ‘regressive’ farm laws 

Tikiat said he was aware of the concerns of the farmers in Amaravati, who gave their lands to the capital construction, but did not get anything substantial in return, he said.

published on : 20th April 2021

Arrested ABVP leader's confession: Attacked Rakesh Tikait's convoy in Alwar to get publicity

Sixteen people have so far been arrested on charges of attacking Rakesh Tikait’s convoy in Tatarpur village of Alwar district. 

published on : 4th April 2021

Attack on my convoy pre-planned by BJP workers: BKU supremo Rakesh Tikait

Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait said this itself provides conclusive evidence of the government's intentions.

published on : 3rd April 2021

Karnataka: Cases filed against farm leader Rakesh Tikait over Shivamogga speech

Tikait had said farmers in Karnataka should organise a protest in the state similar to that of Delhi and gherao Bengaluru from all sides.

published on : 25th March 2021

'Businessmen running Union government': Rakesh Tikait hits out at Centre over farm laws

Tikait asked people to protest at the district level to get the new laws repealed, adding that farmers must sit at the collectorate and ensure their wheat is sold at Rs 1,975 per quintal.

published on : 14th March 2021

Centre's silence indicates it is planning steps against farmers' protest: BKU leader Rakesh Tikait

When asked about the violence during a tractor parade on the Republic Day in New Delhi, Rakesh Tikait alleged that the government created the trouble.

published on : 1st March 2021

Rajnath Singh a ‘caged parrot’ in Modi govt, says BKU chief Naresh Tikait

Tikait claimed that Union Minister Dr. Sanjeev Balyane was also feeling suffocated in the Modi government and unable to express his feelings he has for the agitating farmers.

published on : 24th February 2021

Protestors won't return home till agreement is reached: BKU leader Rakesh Tikait

The government has been telling farmer unions to consider an option other than the complete repeal of the laws.

published on : 12th February 2021

Rakesh Tikait address 'mahapanchayat' at Kurukshetra, criticises PM Narendra Modi's remark on protesters

BKU leader Rakesh Tikait said the protesting farmers will divide their time between home, fields and the agitation.

published on : 9th February 2021

We will sit here till October 2: Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait

Interacting with the press, he claimed a few inputs had been received regarding some "miscreants trying to disrupt peace" during the "chakka jam" that was announced for 12 noon to 3 pm on Saturday.

published on : 6th February 2021

No 'Chakka Jam' in UP, farmers’ leaders hand over memorandum to DMs

The police administration had deployed around 144 PAC companies, six paramilitary companies, along with senior officers, at the state and national highways.

published on : 6th February 2021

Twitter restores several accounts it had 'withheld' amid ongoing farmer protests

These withheld accounts included those of Kisan Ekta Morcha and BKU Ekta Urgahan that have thousands of followers and have been actively involved in the ongoing protests.

published on : 3rd February 2021

BKU supporters stay put at Ghazipur border, more supporters pouring in

Khatana, who is at the demonstration site with BKU leader Rakesh Tikait, said there has been continuous support for the "peaceful protest" against the farmers' demand for removal of the new agri laws.

published on : 30th January 2021

BKU's Charuni among dozens booked over vandalism at Khattar's Karnal event 

The police said they are collecting evidence including video clips in connection with the incident and would take action against those who are found involved in it.

published on : 11th January 2021
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