Bharatiya Kisan Union

Agriculture laws: 30 farm unions of Punjab to hold talks with centre on Friday

While their Dilli Challo programme on November 26-27 is as per schedule, they will celebrate Diwali by lighting torches.

published on : 13th November 2020

Agriculture laws: Centre invites Punjab farmers bodies for talks on November 13

Bharatiya Kisan Union (Rajewal) president Balbir Singh Rajewal said farmers' organisations have received an invitation.

published on : 11th November 2020

Punjab farmer bodies ease 'rail roko' stir, allow movement of goods trains till November 5

Farmer leader Satnam Singh said the decision was taken keeping in mind the shortage of coal and diammonium phosphate (DAP) fertilizer.

published on : 22nd October 2020

Case against Haryana BKU chief for 'derogatory' remarks against PM Modi

Reacting to it, the farmer leader alleged that the government is using such tactics to suppress the voice of farmers protesting against new farm laws.

published on : 13th October 2020

Agriculture laws: Protesting Punjab farmer bodies to hold talks with Centre on Wednesday

The decision to this effect was taken by representatives of several farmers' organisations at a meeting in Chandigarh.

published on : 13th October 2020

Invited again by Centre for talks on agriculture laws on October 14: Punjab farmer bodies

A decision on whether to accept the invitation will be taken at a meeting in Jalandhar on October 13, they said.

published on : 11th October 2020

Bharatiya Kisan Union announces to hold roadblocks on September 25 against new farm bills

The Bharatiya Kisan Union on Monday announced to stage a nationwide protest against the legislations on September 25.

published on : 21st September 2020

Farmers protest against controversial farm bills in Haryana

The Punjab Youth Congress, meanwhile, is also taking out a 'tractor rally' from Punjab to Delhi against the Centre's farm-related measures.

published on : 20th September 2020

BKU to protest against farm bills in Haryana on September 20; CM Khattar appeals for deferring stir

Haryana BKU chief Gurnam Singh said the Centre did not withdraw the three agriculture-related ordinances and presented them as bills during the ongoing session of Parliament.

published on : 19th September 2020

Modi government's policies 'deepened agrarian distress', forced thousands of farmers to commit suicides: Left parties

The Left parties condemned the "brutal" police action against thousands of farmers marching towards the national capital, saying it demonstrates the "anti-farmer" attitude of the Modi government.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Farmers' protest: ACP among seven cops injured, police claim using 'minimum force'

Police said a section of protesters, who were participating in the Bharatiya Kisan Union march, suddenly turned violent as the cops tried to persuade them not to break the barricades.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Farmers cannot even come to Delhi to air grievances: Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi's remarks came after farmers marching towards Delhi as part of the Bharatiya Kisan Union's protest were stopped at the Delhi border.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Arvind Kejriwal says protesting farmers should be allowed to enter Delhi

Farmers marching towards Delhi as part of the Bharatiya Kisan Union's (BKU) protest call over demands ranging from farm loan waiver to cut in fuel prices, were stopped at the Delhi-UP border.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Farmers decline government assurances, to continue stir

The farmers, riding tractors and trolleys, broke barricades of the UP Police and then started proceeding towards the barricades put up by the Delhi Police, a senior police officer said.

published on : 2nd October 2018