Bhartiya Kisan Union

Farmer unions agree to talk with Centre on December 29; Demand repeal of agri laws on agenda

The decision by the agitating farmers to hold another round of talks with the government was taken at a meeting of Sanyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of 40 farmer unions.

published on : 27th December 2020

Bhartiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait receives threatening call; FIR registered

The phone number mentioned in the complaint is under surveillance and efforts are on to identify the caller, the police told PTI.

published on : 26th December 2020

Did not receive invite for meeting from Centre, says Bhartiya Kisan Union

Rakesh Tikait, BKU Spokesperson said that farmers, who been agitating on different borders since November 26, have decided they won't go back till the government repeals all 3 farm laws.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Farmers' protests: Unions to decide on their response to centre’s letter today; urge Bihar counterparts to join stir

In the letter, the Central government has asked the unions to discuss its proposal and convey a date for another round of talks.

published on : 22nd December 2020

At Tikri boder, widows, sisters, mothers of farmers join protest; Jaipur-Delhi highway remains partially blocked

At the protest site near the Delhi border, the women carried the pictures of their male family members who had ended their lives after being caught in the dept trap.

published on : 16th December 2020

Farmers' protests: Won't observe fast as decided by other unions, says BKU Ekta Ugrahan leader

Farmer unions, most of them from Punjab, have started their hunger strike against the Centre's new farm laws.

published on : 14th December 2020

Bhartiya Kisan Union Bhanu moves Supreme Court against new farm laws

The plea said that till date, farmer leaders and the nominees of the Central government have held talks six times but "no fruitful purpose" has been served.

published on : 11th December 2020

Rail Roko 2.0 coming? Farmers harden stance further, warn of pan-India blockade

The warning from the farmer leaders came even as Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday urged them to give up the protests.

published on : 11th December 2020

Farmers vs Centre: Protestors to decide further course of action after discussing government's draft proposal

All India Kisan Sabha General Secretary Hannan Mollah said all major farmer leaders are scheduled to meet at 12 noon at the Singhu border to discuss the further course of action.

published on : 9th December 2020

Agricultural law protest: Farmers to reach Delhi on November 26; more trains cancelled

Farmer unions warned the state governments that any effort to stop them en route to Delhi would result in blockades as they are arriving prepared with four months of rations.  

published on : 21st November 2020

Didn't give lathi-charge order against Kurukshetra farmers: Khattar contradicts ally JJP

State home minister Anil Vij had denied that force was used to disperse the farmers, but senior JJP leader and Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala said the incident will be investigated.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Bhartiya Kisan Union leader booked for vandalizing private school in UP

The incident took place at a school in Ferozabad's Rajwali area under Narkhi police station on Saturday.

published on : 17th February 2020

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