Bhartiya Kisan Union

Farmers begin three-day protest in Lakhimpur, want MoS Ajay Mishra sacked

The protesters, who included farmers from Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Tamil Nadu as well, also demanded a law on MSP for their crops and withdrawal of the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2022.

published on : 18th August 2022

Punjab farmers squat on rail tracks as part of SKM's protest against Centre over MSP, Lakhimpur violence

Bhartiya Kisan Union (Lakhowal) general secretary Harinder Singh Lakhowal said trains will be stopped from 11 am till 3 pm in Punjab.

published on : 31st July 2022

BKU Rakesh Tikait raises problems of farmers affected by upcoming Noida airport

Work is underway for the Noida International Airport in Jewar area of Uttar Pradesh’s Gautam Buddh Nagar district, some 80 km off Delhi.

published on : 10th June 2022

Lakhimpur violence witness BKU leader Dilbag Singh attacked by bike-borne men

The attack took place Tuesday night when the Bhartiya Kisan Union (Tikait) district president was returning home from Aliganj- Muda road in Gola kotwali area in his SUV.

published on : 1st June 2022

Farmer union leaders meet authorities on 'unfulfilled' demands of Lakhimpur violence victims

Rakesh Tikait reiterated his demand of resignation of Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Kumar Mishra over the violence.

published on : 5th May 2022

Rakesh Tikait launches dharna over arrest of BKU members; calls it off after talks with officials

Ten activists of the Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) were arrested after a clash at the district hospital Muzaffarnagar on Monday night.

published on : 29th March 2022

Government-farmers talks hit roadblock; Unions threaten to intensify agitation

The eleventh round of talks between protesting farmer unions and three central ministers began at around 1 pm, but not much headway was visible in the first few hours of the meeting.

published on : 22nd January 2021

Protesting fuel price hike, farmers not to supply milk, vegetables in cities across India from June 1 to 10

If one has to buy any of these commodities one will be have to go to the villages and buy them at the rates farmers demand.

published on : 30th May 2018