Bharatiya Kishan Union

'Farmers ready to talk if government invites, no change in demands': Rakesh Tikait

He said for the talks to resume, the government should invite the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body representing the protestors who are camping at the three border points of Delhi.

published on : 12th April 2021

'Modi government shouldn't treat farmers' stir like Shaheen Bagh protest': Tikait

The Bharatiya Kishan Union leader also said the protesting farmers will follow all COVID-19 protocols and if need be, continue their agitation till 2023.

published on : 8th April 2021

Foundation laid for 'memorial' to farmers who died during course of protest against agri laws

Soil collected from the martyrs of the freedom movement has also been brought to the protest site, where the foundation for the memorial was laid.

published on : 7th April 2021

'Farmers haven't left protest sites': Rakesh Tikait's reminder to Modi government

Farmers, mainly from Punjab, Haryana, western Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan, have been protesting at the Delhi border for over four months now against the Centre's three agri marketing laws.

published on : 5th April 2021

Agri laws: SC-appointed panel submits report; highway blockade, Parliament march on cards for protesting farmers

The general body meeting of the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) was held on Monday at Singhu border.

published on : 1st April 2021

Kisan Morcha appeals to citizens to make Bharat Bandh successful; Tikait warns Centre

Anyone helping farmers in their agitation is facing harassment from government agencies, the Bharatiya Kishan Union leader alleged.

published on : 25th March 2021

Agri laws: NDA ally extends support to farmers; Tikait attacks Modi government again

The government and the BJP are not trustworthy, BKU president Naresh Tikait alleged on Wednesday, as he hit out at the Centre over the contentious agriculture laws.

published on : 18th March 2021

'Farmers' protests' may continue till December': Tikait's fresh warning to Modi government

Tikait made the statement while talking to reporters after his recent visit to the poll-bund West Bengal.  

published on : 15th March 2021

Farmers ready to continue protest on Delhi borders till Modi government lasts: Narendra Tikait

45-year-old Narendra also said his two brothers and the entire Tikait family would leave the protest if even smallest of any wrongdoing is proved against even a single family member.

published on : 10th March 2021

Protesting farmers observe 'Pagdi Sambhal Divas'; Tikait says will gherao Parliament

Called by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), the day-long event was inspired by the "Pagdi Sambhal Lehar" of 1906.

published on : 24th February 2021

Gherao Delhi cops if they come to arrest you, BKU leader tells farmers as more events announced to escalate protest

BKU leader Balbir Singh Rajewal alleged that those serving 'langar' or extending help to farmers at the protest sites near Delhi borders are being issued notices by police.

published on : 21st February 2021

Ready for talks, government should come with new proposal, farmers say; Tikait calls for 'tractor revolution'

Addressing a press conference at the Singhu border in Delhi, Samyukta Kisan Morcha's senior leader Darshan Pal said the ball is now in the government's court now.

published on : 7th February 2021

Agri laws: We can bring down government, warns Tikait; Tomar says not having informal talks with farmers

The farmer unions also threatened a mahapanchayat at the national level, saying such gatherings will continue across the country till government repeals the laws. 

published on : 4th February 2021

Agri laws: Internet suspension, barricades non-conducive for talks with government, say farmers

The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) hit out at the government for digging trenches, fixing nails on roads, setting up barbed-wire fences, and stopping internet services at protest sites.

published on : 3rd February 2021

Iron bars hooked between barriers, cement poured in to create makeshift wall at Singhu border

Another portion of the highway at the Delhi-Haryana border is practically blocked now as a makeshift cement wall has come up there.

published on : 2nd February 2021
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