Rakesh Tikait

Wrestlers' protest: Farmers led by Rakesh Tikait stage sit-in after being prevented entry

Delhi Police closed the Ghazipur border to prevent the farmers' entry into the national capital.

published on : 28th May 2023

Right-wing activist threatened for throwing ink at Tikait, cops looking into complaint

On May 30, Shetty along with Pradeep Kumar, Shiva Kumar and Uma Devi had attacked Tikait while addressing a press conference at Gandhi Bhavan. 

published on : 8th April 2023

Woman arrested for attack on farmer leader Rakesh Tikait

Tikait, the leader of Bharatiya Kisan Union, was attacked at Gandhi Bhavan on May 30, when he had come to attend a farmers’ meeting and address a press conference.

published on : 7th June 2022

We have removed tents but Delhi Police has put up barricades: Rakesh Tikait after SC order to unblock roads

Rakesh Tikait said protesters at Ghazipur have cleared the path on a service lane leading to the national capital but the Delhi Police's barricades were still present there.

published on : 21st October 2021

Sanjay Raut meets farmer leader Rakesh Tikait at Ghazipur protest site

The way vandalism unfolded here after January 26, we felt it is our responsibility to stand by the farmers', the Shiv Sena leader said.

published on : 2nd February 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