Yadav also accused the Narendra Modi-led government of going back on its promise for a committee on the minimum support price issue and to withdraw cases against farmers.
This land of coastal districts in Karnataka is so fertile that anything one sows will germinate here.
Hooda is the convener of the Congress panel on agriculture for the Shivir, which has been asked to draft an agenda for discussion on agriculture sector.
For the last five years in Punjab, the AAP was a divided house with leaders deserting it and the party did not start any movement or any agitation or any protest, he claimed.
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.
Addressing a gathering at the Ghazipur border, Yadav said this is not a day for speeches, adding that whatever the farmers had said, they have done it.
Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Meeting slain BJP worker's family was act of humanity, says Yogendra Yadav
Yogendra Yadav said he met the families of the farmers and the journalist killed in the same incident, before meeting the family of the BJP worker.
The SKM suspended Yogendra Yadav for a month for visiting the family of a BJP worker who was killed in the October 3 Lakhimpur Kheri violence.
Three rounds of talks earlier in the day with the district administration failed to resolve the matter, after which farmers marched 5 km to reach the mini secretariat.
Rs 22 lakh recovered from Haryana hospital group; IT Dept says owners made cash payments to Nirav Modi firm
The Income Tax Department has recovered about Rs 22 lakh cash during raids on multiple premises of a hospital group in Haryana's Rewari, related to Swaraj India chief Yogendra Yadav.
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.