Farmers Tractor Rally

Will not be intimidated by Delhi Police notices, govt trying to end movement: Samyukta Kisan Morcha

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha is an umbrella body of farmer unions protesting against the Centre's three farm laws at various border points of Delhi.

published on : 28th January 2021

Antiquities inside Red Fort missing, tableaux damaged during R-day violence, says Prahlad Patel

During the tractor parade of farmers on Republic Day, a group of farmers had entered the Red Fort premises and climbed on to the ramparts.

published on : 28th January 2021

Tractor parade violence: Yogendra Yadav, Rakesh Tikait, Patkar among 37 leaders named in FIR

The action against the farmer leaders came as Delhi Police Commissioner SN Shrivastava alleged that several of them made inflammatory speeches and were involved in the violence.

published on : 27th January 2021

Congress seeks Amit Shah's sacking, dubs him 'weakest' Home Minister 

The Congress also accused the Modi government of being part of a concerted conspiracy to malign the farmers' agitation by allowing some miscreants to enter the Red Fort complex.

published on : 27th January 2021

Over 550 Twitter accounts suspended after violence during farmers' Republic Day tractor rally

A Twitter spokesperson told ANI that the platform has also labelled tweets which were found to be in violation of its "synthetic and manipulated media policy".

published on : 27th January 2021

Top farmers' union leaders named in Delhi police FIR over R-Day violence

A total of 22 FIRs have been registered regarding the violence in which over 300 police personnel were injured.

published on : 27th January 2021

Haryana Cabinet holds special meeting, appeals to protesting farmers to return home

Chief Minister M L Khattar issued a statement asking the farmer community to 'ponder over where their agitation was headed.'

published on : 26th January 2021

Didn't remove tricolour, was only 'symbolic protest': Actor Deep Sidhu amid outrage over flag incident

Swaraj Abhyan leader Yogendra Yadav, who is among the leaders spearheading the agitation against the farm laws, said they had distanced Sidhu 'from our protest right from the beginning'.

published on : 26th January 2021

'Feel ashamed, take responsibility': Yogendra Yadav on violence during farmer's tractor parade in Delhi

'Being a part of the protest,' he said, 'I feel ashamed of the way things proceeded and I take responsibility of it,' said Swaraj India president Yogendra Yadav.

published on : 26th January 2021

No flag but sacred tricolour should fly aloft Red Fort: Shashi Tharoor

The saffron flag hoisted by protesters from a staff at the iconic Red Fort during their tractor parade on Tuesday was the 'Nishan Sahib', a symbol of Sikh religion seen at all Gurdwara complexes.

published on : 26th January 2021

Narendra Modi government withdraws plea on farmers' tractor rally as SC says won’t intervene

The Delhi Police had approached the SC seeking direction to stop farmers’ proposed tractor rally on Republic Day.

published on : 21st January 2021

We have constitutional right to take out tractor rally on January 26: Farmer unions post SC verdict

Bhartiya Kisan Union Punjab general secretary Paramjit Singh said that farmers are not going to hold their rally on Rajpath and in other high-security areas.

published on : 18th January 2021

Proposed tractor rally on Jan 26: It's law and order matter, says SC on plea for injunction against it

The Centre has said that any proposed march or protest which seeks to disrupt and disturb the Republic Day celebrations will cause an 'embarrassment to the nation'.

published on : 18th January 2021

Supreme Court to hear plea on farmers’ tractor rally today

A bench headed by CJI SA Bobde may also take up the matter of Bhupinder Singh Mann’s recusal from the four-member committee set up to resolve the impasse.

published on : 18th January 2021