Farmer unions

Farmer unions plan daily protests outside Parliament during monsoon session

Don’t let the session run till the government addresses the issue,” farmer leader Balbir Singh Rajewal said. Parliament’s monsoon session is set to begin on July 19.

published on : 5th July 2021

Kisan unions call off gherao of Haryana police stations after release of two arrested farmers

Farmers led by farmer leaders Rakesh Tikait, Gurnam Singh Chaduni and United Kisan Morcha leader Yogendra have been staging dharna in front of Tohana Sadar police station in Fatehabad since Saturday.

published on : 7th June 2021

Punjab farmers hoist black flag atop houses to mark six months of protest against agri laws

Several political parties including the Congress, the Shiromani Akali Dal and the Aam Aadmi Party have extended their support to the farmers' call of observing the day as 'black day'.

published on : 26th May 2021

Bharat Bandh, Holi and the rising mercury levels

Farmers talk about the March 26 bandh, Holika and gatka events and summer housing

published on : 25th March 2021

Farmer unions call for bandh on March 26 against farm laws

“The response to all three days of our serial protest has been wonderful. Farmers in Karnataka understand how these laws will impact them.

published on : 23rd March 2021

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