Mahapanchayat

Farmers’ protest 2.0: National capital echoes with demands

Some major demands put forward were justice for the farmers who died in the Lakhimpur Khiri incident, legal guarantee for MSP, withdrawal of police case against the farmers, loan waiver, among others.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Hundreds of farmers reach Delhi to take part in 'mahapanchayat'; many detained at Ghazipur

Leaders of the Samyukta Kisan Morcha claimed at some locations, farmers were being stopped from reaching Jantar Mantar, a claim denied by the Delhi Police.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Security beefed up ahead of 'mahapanchayat' called by farmers' body in Delhi

Anyone trying to gain entry will be checked thoroughly to avoid any undue gathering which may give rise any untoward situation, police said.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Traders seek rollback of hike in health trade licence fee by Muncipal Corporation of Delhi

The “mahapanchayat” was held to deliberate on the MCD’s decision to rationalise licence and registration fees for running various establishments such as banquet halls and eateries in the city.

published on : 16th July 2022

Section 144 imposed to prevent 'Hindu Mahapanchayat' in Uttarakhand's Dada Jalalpur

The move to impose section 144 came with the Supreme Court directing the Uttarakhand chief secretary on Tuesday to place on record that no untoward statement will be made at the 'Dharam Sansad'.

published on : 27th April 2022

PCI deplores alleged attack on journalists in Delhi, arrest of scribes in UP paper leak case

The Delhi Police has registered an FIR against two Twitter handles, one of a journalist and another a news portal, for allegedly inciting hatred between communities.

published on : 5th April 2022