Bharatiya kisan union

Tractor-trolley travel ban aimed at scuttling farmers' agitation: Rakesh Tikait

"The government is disallowing use of tractor trolley for conveyance as part of a well planned conspiracy so that tractors are not used in farmers' agitations," the said the BKU leader.

published on : 4th October 2022

Farmers begin 75-hour stir in Lakhimpur Kheri seeking sacking of Union Minister Ajai Mishra Teni

Thousands of farmers from Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand and parts of Uttar Pradesh arrived in Lakhimpur Kheri in cars and buses.

published on : 18th August 2022

'Campaign against Agnipath scheme from August 7': BKU leader Rakesh Tikait

He also alleged that old police cases against farmers were being dug up to intimidate them in the wake of major protests in recent years.

published on : 4th August 2022

'After farmers, youngsters suffering due to govt's wrong decision': Tikait on Agnipath row

The national spokesperson of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) and a prominent face of the 2020-21 farmers' stir in Delhi, took to social media to lodge his protest against the Centre.

published on : 16th June 2022

Black ink, deadly attack can't suppress farmers' voices: Rakesh Tikait

Miscreants on Monday threw ink on Tikait during an event organised by a farmers' organisation at Gandhi Bhavan in the Karnataka capital following which three people were arrested.

published on : 31st May 2022

Rakesh Tikait attacked, ink smeared on his face by three in Bengaluru

The three accused smeared the farmer leader’s face with black ink and tried to hit him with a mic. 

published on : 31st May 2022

Setback for Tikaits as BKU undergoe split after reported infightings among members

The development took place at an event organized by BKU to pay homage to union’s founder Chaudhury Mahendra Singh Tikait on his death anniversary in Lucknow.

published on : 15th May 2022

There will be direct contest between AAP and BJP in Himachal polls: Jain

At a press conference, he said, Bharatiya Kisan Union (Himachal Pradesh) head and advocate, Anender Singh Nauti, along with his thirty associates have joined the AAP.

published on : 4th May 2022

Rakesh Tikait asks farmers to not get divided into castes and religions, calls for strong opposition

He alleged that the government wants those diesel vehicles which have crossed the lifespan of 10 years disposed of.

published on : 12th April 2022

'People's decision paramount, hope governments work for farmers': Rakesh Tikait on assembly polls results

The remark of the national spokesperson of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) came late on Thursday after the BJP won majority seats in four states, including Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 11th March 2022

Despite successful farm laws agitation, Sanyukt Samaj Morcha fails to make mark in Punjab polls

They fought the February 20 polls in alliance with Haryana Bharatiya Kisan Union (Chaduni) leader Gurnam Singh Chaduni-led Sanyukt Sangharsh Party.

published on : 11th March 2022

BKU faction moves Supreme Court against agri legislations

“It has been averred that the acts are illegal and arbitrary, because, these acts would pave way for cartelisation and commercialisation of the agricultural produces and if allowed to stand,

published on : 12th December 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