Farmer Unions Meeting With Government.

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Farmers' Organisations Call For Meeting To Discuss MSP

At the Delhi's Singhu border, leaders of 32 farmers' organisations held a meeting to discuss the issue of the Minimum Support Price (MSP) committee and cases registered against farmers during the agitation against Farm Laws. Over 50,000 cases were registered during the agitation, reported ANI. ''Our agitation will not end as the government has not accepted our demands yet,'' said Rakesh Tikait, Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader. 

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 07:12 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Farmers, MSP, Union government, New Delhi, Farm Laws

Courtesy: ANI

Farmer's protest in Delhi

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Farmers To Hold Protests To Mark One Year Of Farmers' Movement

To mark the one year of the farmers' movement against the three farm laws, Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) is organising protests in various states, on November 26. At Delhi borders, thousands of farmers will reportedly come and protest. Farmers of states such as Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Bihar will join rallies planned by SKM. Notably, PM Narendra Modi already announced that the Centre will repeal the laws.  

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 - 10:44 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: SKM, Anniversary, Farmers Protest, Delhi, Farm Laws

Courtesy: ANI

Parliamentary Affaris Minister Pralhad Joshi

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Date Of Repealing New Farm Laws To Be Announced Soon: Govt

The date for repealing the three farm laws would be announced after the due procedure, said Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi on November 23. ''Agriculture Ministry is the nodal ministry, they're doing what's required,'' added Joshi. Notably, PM Narendra Modi already announced that his government has decided to repeal the laws. The Government is expected to bring a bill to repeal the laws before listing them in Parliament. 

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 09:27 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Farmers Protest, Farm Laws, Repeal, Parliamentary Affaris Minister, BJP Government

Anil Ghanwat and farmers

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"Indian Economy To face Crisis If There Is Law On MSP", Say's S.C-Appointed Committee

Anil Ghanwat, member of the Supreme Court-appointed committee on farm law, said that the Indian economy will face a crisis if a law is made for guaranteeing minimum support price (MSP) for crops. His remarks came amid demands by protesting farmers for legislation on MSP even if the centre planned to withdraw the three farm laws. "Both the centre and farmers should think of some other way to boost farm incomes", he added.

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 - 09:34 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: MSP, Farm Laws, India, Farmers Protest, Supreme Court

Courtesy: ANI

Telangana Chief Minister

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Telangana Announces Rs 3 lakh For Relatives Of Farmers Killed In Protest

Telangana Chief Minister Chandrashekhar Rao announced an ex-gratia of Rs 3 lakh for the families of the martyred farmers on behalf of the Telangana government, on November 20. According to reports, the CM further demanded PM Modi to provide each family with Rs 25 lakhs in compensation. Moreover, he also requested the center to withdraw the cases filed against the farmers during the farmers’ protest at the Singhu border.

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 09:27 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Telangana CM Relief Fund, telangana government, Indian Farmers, India, Farm Laws

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CM Charanjit Singh Channi

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Punjab CM To Build Memorial For Farmers Died In Protests

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on November 19 said that the state government has decided to build a memorial for the farmers who lost their lives during the farmers' protests. The development came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced to repeal the three farm laws. Mr. Singh also demanded that the Centre should give compensation to the state for financial and property losses during the Kisan Morcha.  

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 12:50 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Punjab, Memorial, Farmers Protest, Farm Laws, CM Charanjit Singh Channi

Courtesy: ANI

PM Modi and Rakesh Tikait

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Not To Stop Protest Until Govt Repeals Farm Laws In Parliament: Tikait

Rakesh Tikait, leader of Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) on November 19, said that the farmers will decide to take their agitation back after the three controversial farms laws are be repealed in Parliament. His reaction came after Prime Minister announced that the BJP government has decided to repeal the farm laws in the upcoming winter session. ''Government should talk on MSP as well as other issues of farmers,'' added Tikait.

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 12:27 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: BKU Leader, Farm Laws, parliament, Farmers Protest, PM Modi

Farmers Protest

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Farmers Protest Outside Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar's House

Thousands of farmers have protested against the three controversial farm laws by gathering outside the residence of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal khattar on October 2. Meanwhile, police, developed with tear gas vehicles, tried to disperse them using water cannons. A day Earlier, farmer leader Rakesh Tikait also warned against the protest as the centre said they'd not buy Kharif, paddy from Punjab and Haryana till October 11. 

Sat, 02 Oct 2021 - 06:59 PM / by Shiksha Dev

Tags: Farmers Protest, Farm Laws, CM Manohar Lal Khattar, Paddy procurment

Courtesy: NDTV

PM Modi and CM Charan

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Punjab CM Meets PM Modi; Urges To Repeal Farm laws

The newly crowned Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi has met Prime Minister Modi on October 1 and urged him to withdraw all three controversial farm laws. Reportedly, CM Channi has also requested the PM to withdraw Centre's decision to postpone the paddy procurement in the agricultural dominant state.  CM Channi also appealed to the PM "to end the deadlock with farmers".

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 03:39 PM / by Shiksha Dev

Tags: PM Modi, CM Charnjit Singh Channi, Farm Laws, Farmers

Courtesy: NDTV

Bharat Bandh

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Bharat Bandh On Sept 27 To Mark 1st Anniversary Of 3 Farm Laws' Presidential Assent

The proposal for Bharat Bandh on September 27 by Samyukt Kisan Morcha, to mark one anniversary of the three controversial agricultural-laws receiving Presidential assent, has received widespread support from all parts of society, especially political parties. All government and private offices, educational and other institutions, stores, factories, and commercial enterprises, will be closed across the nation from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. All… read-more

Sun, 26 Sep 2021 - 08:44 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Bharat Bandh, Samyukta Kisan Morcha, Farm Laws, farmer protest

Courtesy: The Indian Express