Farmers’ Union slams Minister’s remarks, calls them ‘insulting’

Samkyukta Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of protesting farmers’ unions, accused Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar of ‘insulting’ farmers by his remarks that mere gathering of a crowd does not lead to revocation of the three farm laws. Continue Reading

Farmers issue ultimatum, threaten to shut malls

Farmer unions protesting at Delhi borders have issued an ultimatum to the government, stating that if the government doesn’t budge from its stance by 4 January, they will take out a tractor rally and might have to shut petrol pumps and malls. Continue Reading

As farmers up protest, heavy police deployment in Delhi

More farmers were streaming towards the national capital today in response to the call from protesting unions to intensify the on-going agitation against the three agricultural reform laws by blocking the Delhi-Jaipur highway, and picketing toll plazas. Continue Reading

Farmers to step up stir & block highway

The ongoing farmer protest in Delhi is all set to intensify, with the agitators announcing their plan to block the Delhi-Jaipur highway today. Continue Reading