farmer protests

By using teargas, water cannons on farmers, BJP has shown its anti-people character: Akhilesh Yadav

The remark comes as farmers, mainly from Punjab and Haryana, head towards the national capital as part of their 'Delhi Chalo' march to protest the Centre's new agri-marketing laws.

published on : 27th November 2020

Punjab farmer protests impact: Railways suffer loss of Rs 1,670 crore as 3,090 goods trains cancelled

As many as 520 rakes of coal could not be delivered to the five power plants in Punjab, leading to a loss of Rs 550 crore to the railways, they said.

published on : 16th November 2020

Bhadrachalam ryots in the dark about compensation

Ryots are demanding the government to finalise the compensation issue before conducting survey of their lands.

published on : 16th November 2020

No headway in Centre's 'seven-hour long' talks with farmers, stir to continue against Farm Laws

The seven-hour meeting between the Centre and representatives of 30 Punjab farmers’ unions remained inconclusive, sources said, adding the farmers’ agitation in the state will continue.

published on : 14th November 2020

Farm laws protest: Farmers’ protest reaches Delhi, tractor torched near India Gate

According to the police, around 20 people carried a tractor on a truck to Rajpath-Man Singh Road crossing, unloaded it and set it on fire.

published on : 28th September 2020

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi urges people to raise voice in support of farmers

Along with many other opposition parties, Congress has claimed that the bills will harm the interest of farmers and benefit the corporates.

published on : 26th September 2020

Security beefed up at Delhi borders amid protests against farm bills

Police said adequate arrangements have been made to ensure the situation remains peaceful at the border areas.

published on : 25th September 2020

'Rail roko' agitation starts in Punjab against farm bills, train services suspended

Railway authorities said 14 pairs of special trains will remain suspended from September 24 till 26.

published on : 24th September 2020

Singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh voices support for farmers protesting farm Bills

"Kisaan Bachao, Desh Bachao. Kisaan Virodhi Bill Da Asi Sarey Virod Karde Haan (Save farmers, save the country. We all oppose the anti-farmer Bills)," Dosanjh said in a tweet.

published on : 19th September 2020