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Punjab farmers end protest after AAP government accepts several demands

The development came after representatives of more than 20 farmer bodies held a marathon meeting with Mann at Punjab Bhawan here.

published on : 18th May 2022

Punjab farmers sit on protest near Chandigarh-Mohali border, CM terms it 'unwarranted'

A farmer leader said they do not want any confrontation with the state government, but they will have to break the barriers and move towards Chandigarh if their issues were not resolved.

published on : 17th May 2022

'Will stir if demands not met': Farmer leaders to meet Punjab government on May 10 over power cuts

Before that meeting farmers leaders will be going to Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh on May 4 to get justice for families of 'martyred' farmers.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Farmers protest near residence of Punjab Power Minister Harbhajan Singh over electricity shortage

The farmers, who were protesting under the banner of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee, scuffled with police as they tried to break the barricades to reach Harbhajan Singh's house.

published on : 29th April 2022

Congress tried to 'physically harm' PM Modi but didn't succeed in 'murderous intentions', alleges BJP

Modi's Punjab visit was cut short on Wednesday after a "major security lapse" as he was stranded on a flyover for 20 minutes due to a blockade by protesters.

published on : 5th January 2022

Relief for Channi government as farmers lift blockades on rail tracks in Punjab

The protesting farmers had been demanding a complete farm loan waiver, compensation to the families of those who died during the year-long anti-farm laws stir and withdrawal of criminal cases.

published on : 29th December 2021

Trouble for Channi? Farmers continue to block rail tracks, affect train traffic in Punjab

Farmers under the banner of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee started the agitation on Monday, demanding besides loan waiver, compensation to families of farm alws protest victims.

published on : 21st December 2021

Punjab: Farmers block rail tracks, demand complete loan waiver

The train movement was affected in the state due to their "rail roko" agitation, which started under the banner of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee.

published on : 20th December 2021

Bharat Bandh: Protests in several states against farm laws

The governments of Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, Kerala, Punjab, Jharkhand and Andhra Pradesh have extended their support to the bandh, and the effect of protest was seen in these states.

published on : 27th September 2021

Punjab farmers call off stir as CM Amarinder Singh assures hike in sugarcane prices

Farmers had blocked a national highway and rail tracks in Jalandhar, saying the recent price hike announced by the state government was inadequate as their production cost had spiralled considerably.

published on : 24th August 2021