Samyukta Kisan Morcha

SKM says Modi government 'refraining' from answering its queries on proposed MSP panel

In a statement, the SKM, an umbrella body of farm unions, said it has refused to give names to the Centre for the committee until it is clear who will be part of it and what will be its purpose.

published on : 15th April 2022

SKM refuses to nominate members for Centre's MSP committee, seeks clarifications

It said that SKM coordination committee member Yudhvir Singh had received a call from the agriculture secretary on March 22, inviting 2-3 names from the outfit for the committee.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Toll plaza rates set to rise in Punjab & Haryana; another farmers-Centre face-off on the cards?

The farmers of Punjab are bracing up to hold a state-wide agitation against the proposed hike in toll plaza rates.

published on : 30th March 2022

Samyukta Kisan Morcha urges President Kovind to remind Centre of its promises to farmers

In its letter, the SKM said that ever since it announced the decision to lift its morchas from Delhi borders, the Union government has 'gone back on its promises'.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Cracks in farmers' ranks as SKM breaks ties with Samyukta Samaj for contesting Punjab elections

Farm unions and leaders who formed parties and contested elections in Punjab under Samyukta Samaj Morcha and its alliance partner Samyukta Sangharsh Party were out of the Morcha,

published on : 17th March 2022

Samyukta Kisan Morcha’s protest on March 21 against unfulfilled promises on MSP

Also, SKM leaders will give a memorandum to the Punjab Governor on March 25 on the issue of change in rules for appointment of top officers in the Bhakra Beas Management Board.

published on : 15th March 2022

SKM meets to review progress on promises made by Centre to farmers on MSP

The closed-door meeting is being held at the Gandhi Peace Foundation at Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg and will continue till 5 pm.

published on : 14th March 2022

'People's decision paramount, hope governments work for farmers': Rakesh Tikait on assembly polls results

The remark of the national spokesperson of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) came late on Thursday after the BJP won majority seats in four states, including Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 11th March 2022

Unions laud move, demand MSP relief

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) will hold a meeting on March 14 to decide the future course of action if the remaining promises made to the farmers by the Centre are not met.

published on : 2nd March 2022

Centre betrayed farmers, Yogi government's promises unfulfilled: SKM urges Purvanchal to 'punish BJP'

The appeal was made during a press conference of the SKM, an umbrella body of over 200 farmers' groups which had led the anti-farm law protests against the Centre.

published on : 1st March 2022

Will approach SC: Rakesh Tikait on bail to minister's son in Lakhimpur case

He claimed there was a power outage during the online court hearing in the case when the prosecution was making its point but the whole point could not be kept before the court.

published on : 15th February 2022

Centre did not fulfil promises to farmers despite PM's word: SKM in Lakhimpur Kheri

Farmer leader Shivkumar Sharma 'Kakkaji' said the government had made several assurances, including over the issue of MSP, in the wake of the farmers' protest but failed to deliver.

published on : 15th February 2022

Samyukta Kisan Morcha exhorts farmers to punish BJP over government’s unkept promises

The Morcha has claimed to have support of 57 farmers unions and also clarified that it has nothing to do with seeking votes for any party in the ongoing elections.

published on : 4th February 2022

SKM has appealed to farmers to punish BJP in upcoming polls: Yogendra Yadav

Fifty-seven farmer organisations have supported the call given by the SKM, Yadav said. He, however, clarified that the morcha has nothing to do with seeking votes for any party in the elections.

published on : 3rd February 2022

Farmers observe Jan 31 as 'Vishwasghat Diwas', accuse Centre of betraying them

The call for a nationwide observance of 'Betrayal Day' was given by Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait on Sunday.

published on : 31st January 2022
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