Mandsaur

Family alleges custodial torture after Rajasthan youth dies in custody of MP police narcotic wing

Deceased youth’s family allege that their son Sohail was tortured to death by MP cops who were demanding Rs 45 lakh for releasing him

published on : 4th April 2021

Madhya Pradesh woman farmer writes to President, seeks loan to buy chopper to reach her plot

Basanti Bai Lohar has alleged that Parmanand Patidar, another farmer, and his two sons Luv and Kush, have blocked the passage to her plot.  

published on : 12th February 2021

Bharat Bandh: Were April 2 clashes planned to repeat Mandsaur-like violence in Madhya Pradesh? 

The April 2 clashes which claimed seven lives in Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior-Chambal region was possibly pre-planned to repeat the violence witnessed last year in Mandsaur-Ratlam.

published on : 7th April 2018

Protests in 2017 that saw people take to the streets and fight for their rights

India saw a lot of resistance in 2017, the public went against the government to make things go their way.

published on : 3rd January 2018

2017: When Mandsaur firing brought out anger among farmers of Madhya Pradesh

The anger can also be gauged from the fact that the BJP suffered electoral losses in Gujarat's cotton-belt in the assembly elections earlier this month.

published on : 31st December 2017

Madhya Pradesh Kisan Mukti Yatra halted, 300 arrested

Swaraj Abhiyan chief Yogendra Yadav, activists Medha Patkar, Paras Saklecha were among the detained.

published on : 6th July 2017

Yogendra Yadav, Medha Patkar detained during farmers’ rally in MP's Mandsaur

The rally, called the Kisan Mukti Yatra, was started today by the All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee to protest the killings of six farmers in Madhya Pradesh’s Mandsaur district.

published on : 6th July 2017

Monetary pressure drives farmer to suicide in violence-hit Madhya Pradesh

Kishan Lal Meena's family told Raisen district police that he told them he had  consumed the  poisonous tablets for his inability to repay mounting loans and electricity dues worth around Rs 17 lakh.

published on : 9th June 2017

Madhya Pradesh farmers' unrest: Arson, stone-pelting in area near Bhopal

Police baton-charged the protesters and arrested at least 27 of them in the area, some 20 km outside Bhopal.

published on : 9th June 2017

Mandsaur farmer toll rises to six, violence grips Shivraj Singh Chauhan's home district

Ghanashyam Dhakad was on his way to a temple last evening when some policemen stopped him and thrashed him with sticks, villagers claimed.

published on : 9th June 2017

MP home minister finally admits police bullets killed five farmers in Mandsaur 

He added that a judicial probe has already been ordered and appropriate action will be taken against those found guilty as per the findings.

published on : 8th June 2017

AAP leaders to visit Mandsaur to meet protesting farmers

A five-member delegation of the party comprising Sanjay Singh, Ashutosh, Somnath Bharti, Bhagwant Mann and Sadhu Singh will go to Mandsaur and meet the protesting farmers

published on : 7th June 2017

Centre sends 1,100 anti-riot police personnel to Mandsaur as Madhya Pradesh farmers’ stir intensifies 

Madhya Pradesh farmers have hit the streets protesting over their demands for remunerative prices for their produce and a farm loan waiver not being met.

published on : 7th June 2017