Need state-wise compensation for farmers who died in protests, says Rakesh Tikait ahead of SKM meeting
Tikait further said that the talks between Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar and farmers, which was held on Friday, remained inconclusive.
SKM, an umbrella body of 40 farm unions, said that farmers continue to wait patiently for positive developments and for the government to fulfil their legitimate demands.
The incident caused a lot of grief among his fellow villagers.
The Samyukta Kisan Morcha stated that the Union government continued to insult the sacrifice of the farmers by saying that it had no record of the deaths.
Parts of Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal, UP, Delhi, Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh come under the five divisions of Northern Railway, which reported maximum loss of over Rs 22.58 crore.
Launching a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Tuesday termed the BJP-led government at the Centre as anti-farmer.
The government also said that the government extends price support for paddy and wheat through the Food Corporation of India (FCI) and state agencies.
Samyukta Kisan Morcha to nominate five at Dec 4 meeting, reiterates demand for withdrawal of criminal cases
Parliament had on Monday passed The Farm Laws Repeal Bill, to repeal the three contentious agri laws against which farmers have been protesting for over a year.
The Parliament on Monday passed The Farm Laws Repeal Bill, 2021 to annul the three farm laws against which farmers have been protesting for over a year.
At a mahapanchayat of farmers at Mumbai’s Azad Maidan, Tikait accused the Modi government of running away from a debate over the issue of MSP.
The bill has been listed for introduction and passage in Lok Sabha on the first day of the Winter Session of Parliament on Monday.
Centre agrees to farmers demand of decriminalising stubble burning, says Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar
With regard to withdrawal of cases against farmers during the agitation, Tomar said this is in the domain of the state governments.
The decision to suspend the march comes two days ahead of the commencement of the Winter Session of Parliament.
As the prime minister has announced readiness to repeal the laws, farmers' unions celebrated the occasion while resolving to continue the struggle till their remaining demands are accepted.