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

Courtesy: Zee news

Punjab CM

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Punjab Announces Rs 2 Lakh Compensation To People Arrested On R-day Rally

Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi announced Rs 2 lakh as compensation to 83 people arrested by the Delhi police for protesting and carrying out a tractor rally on the Republic Day of India. Reportedly, farmers protesting over farm laws broke barricades on January 6 and clashed with the Delhi police in the national capital. Moreover, the protesters also entered the iconic Red Fort and unfurled their flags, said reports.

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 12:00 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Punjab CM, Punjab Government, Delhi Riots, Indian Farmers, New Farm laws

Courtesy: ANI

Farmer burning stubble in his field.

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Farmers Demand Rs 7K Per Acre To Stop Stubble Burning: Punjab

Famers in Punjab demanded 7,000 rupees compensation per acre to stop stubble burning. Reportedly, farmers are burning their stubble in their fields due to the non-availability of better options. Moreover, farmers alleged saying ''propaganda is being run against'' them. "We are burning stubble because we are helpless. To stop this practice government should provide compensation," said a farmer named Darshan to ANI. 

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 05:42 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Indian Farmers, Stubble Burning, Air Pollution, India, delhi pollution

Courtesy: ANI

Supreme Court

PTI

Farmers Have Right To Protest But Can’t Block Roads Indefinitely: SC

The Supreme Court on October 21 said farmers protesting at Delhi borders against the three farm laws have the right to agitate but they cannot block the roads indefinitely. The decision comes after a resident from Noida complained of delays in daily commuting. However, the top court has asked the farmer union to respond in this case within three weeks and posted the matter for December.

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 02:25 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Farmers Protest, Delhi, Indian Farmers, Supreme Court of India, Farmer Unions

Finance Minster Nirmala Sitharaman

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Nirmala Sitharaman During US Visit Condemns Farmers Death In Lakhimpur

While answering a question at Harvard Kennedy School, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on October 13 said the Lakhimpur violence, where the farmers were killed, is ''absolutely condemnable''. Reportedly, she was asked why Prime Minister doesn't give his reaction on the incident. However, she stated that similar problems occur in other parts of India so questions should also be raised there without any political agenda.

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 09:46 AM / by Akansha Tiwari

Tags: Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, Indian Farmers, Farmers Protest, farmers killing

Courtesy: NDTV

Akhilesh Yadav with Daljit Singh's Family

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Akhilesh Yadav Visits Family Of Victim In Lakhimpur Kheri Violence: UP

Akhilesh Yadav, former CM of Uttar Pradesh paid a visit to the family of a farmer (Daljit Singh) who was killed in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence. Yadav demanded the resignation of Minister of State for Home Affairs, Ajay Mishra Teni. "Untill the resignation is done, justice will not be given to these victims' families," he stated. He further stated that since Supreme Court has taken cognizance, justice will be delivered.

Fri, 08 Oct 2021 - 08:31 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Akhilesh Yadav, Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh, farmer protest, Indian Farmers

Courtesy: ANI

Channi Modi

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Punjab CM Urges PM Modi To Resume Talks With Farmers

Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi met PM Narendra Modi on October 1, and urged him to resume talks with the farmers protesting against the three agricultural laws. "I asked the PM to resolve the matter of farmers' protest and resume dialogue with the protesting farmers. I demanded that the three laws should be withdrawn," Channi said. This was his first meeting with PM after becoming the Chief Minister.

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 03:18 PM / by Harsh V Singh

Tags: PM Narendra Modi, charanjit singh channi, Punjab Government, Indian Farmers

Courtesy: ANI

Farmers protesting

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Haryana Extends Ban On Internet In Karnal: Farmers' Protest

Haryana government on September 7 decided to extend the temporary ban on mobile internet and SMS services in Karnal district following the farmers' "non-stop" protest against the administration's "lathi-charge" on August 28. Reportedly, the farmers demanded an FIR against those 'who ordered the lathi-charge'. ''We've captured the gate of mini secretariat...it's up to the government now as to when they want to talk,'' said Rakesh Tikait. 

Wed, 08 Sep 2021 - 12:16 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Indian Farmers, agriculture bill, Haryana, Karnal

Courtesy: ANI

Farmers and Policemen clashes in Punjab.

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50 Protesting Farmers, 7 Policemen Suffer injuries: Punjab

In Punjab's Moga, 50 protesting farmers and at least seven policemen got injured as a scuffle broke out between them when farmers tried to disrupt the SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal's yatra on September 2. Reportedly, police used batons and water cannons to disperse the protesters and also detained about 40 farmers under various sections of the IPC. However, Badal said the protesters were members of Congress and AAP.

Fri, 03 Sep 2021 - 04:46 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Punjab, Moga District, Indian Farmers, Police

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Representational image

Photo: Economic Times

COVID Blues: First Installment Of PM-Kisan Payout Delayed

PM-Kisan program's first installment of Rs 2,000 will be delayed for over nine crore farmers as the states have not sent the Request for Transfer (RFTs) for eligible farmers. According to the Agriculture Ministry, it will take a week after the states will send the RFTs. Reportedly, the actual schedule for releasing the dues is from April 1-July 31. Last year, it was released between March 24 and April 20.

Fri, 30 Apr 2021 - 06:18 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: PM Kisan, PM Kisan Samman Nidhi, Indian Farmers, financial aids, Coronavirus

Courtesy: Indian Express