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Farmers agitation gains momentum seizes Delhi border push Modi’s BJP Government bend

After two days of clashes, water cannons and stone-pelting, the farmers finally entered the national capital on Friday as part of their “Dilli Chalo” march to press for the withdrawal of the three farm bills. A large number of farmers in tens of thousands  are still camping around the Delhi border despite a ground being Read More…

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Stalin allege BJP farmers bill resulted to hoarding and price rise of Oils vegetables

DMK President MK Stalin on Monday said when his party comes to power it will pass a law like the one passed by the Kerala government stipulating minimum support prices (MSP) for vegetables.   In a statement issued, Stalin pointing out the rising prices in vegetables soon after the passage of the three farm laws Read More…

Agriculture Indian Subcontinent South India

TN farmers association to Join National farmers protest : Iyyakannu

Desiya Thennindiya Nadhigal Inaippu Sangam, state president P Ayyakannu, said during the state executive meeting was held in Tiruchy and at the meeting it was resolved against the Farm Bill claimed to be anti-farmer act and decided to stage a protest in New Delhi demanding to withdraw the Bill.   “The confederation of farmers associations Read More…

Agriculture Indian Subcontinent North India Protest

Reliance Ambani , Gautam Adani face farmers heat in Punjab

Farmers Protests against the newly enacted farm laws have taken an anti-Ambani and anti-Adani turn in Punjab.   In what is being seen as the first peasantry movement against corporate firms in the post liberalisation era, Led by a committee comprising 31 farm organisations, farmers have captured Reliance petrol pumps at many places, started a Read More…

Agriculture Market Voice

Groundnut crop failure Cooperative bank lending woes affects 30000 acres Kuruvai cultivation laments farmers

What irks Ranipet district farmers now is that they are now hard up for cash to raise Kuruvai paddy.   “When we approached Primary Agricultural Cooperative Banks (PACBs) we are told to come again and this repeated excuse resulted in loans being delayed or not being given at all,” farmers in district laments   According Read More…

Agriculture Indian Subcontinent State Assembly

Congress and Non NDA state Governments preparing for assembly law route to stop Farmer bill 2020

The Congress president had advised Congress-ruled states to pass laws in their respective states under Article 254(2) of the Constitution which allows the state legislatures to pass a law to “negate anti-agriculture central laws” that “encroach” upon the state’s jurisdiction under the Constitution.   The sources said that while Congress-ruled states are set to pass Read More…

Agriculture North India Protest

Haryana Punjab farmers Stop Road Rail protests against farm bills gain momentum

Farmers in Punjab and Haryana held massive protests on Friday as part of the call for ‘Bharat Bandh’ against three farm Bills recently passed in Parliament, throwing normal life out of gear for several hours.   In Haryana, farmers braved the sweltering heat and started converging at the highways and other designated protest places and Read More…

Agriculture Protest South India

DMK Chief warns TN CM Palanisamy for his treason to farmers

DMK Chief M.K.Stalin Taking exception to TN CM Palanisamy  defending the agriculture Bills moved by the Centre, Stalin said that 13 political parties across the country, including even a few allies of the BJP were strongly opposing the Bills, while AIADMK was among the four parties supporting it. “Instead of releasing the statement, the CM Read More…

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Pandemonium in Rajya Saba over Farmer bill , Opposition Cries Foul and death of democracy

As Parliament passed the two contentious agricultural Bills on Sunday, former Finance Minister P Chidambaram asked the government how it will guarantee that farmers get the minimum support price (MSP) for their produce.   “Agriculture Minister says that government will guarantee that the farmer will get MSP.  Private trade takes place even today. The price Read More…

Agriculture Indian Subcontinent

Farmer bills adding woes to economic and pandemic disaster for Ruling benches

After the economic and pandemic disaster, the government is now ignoring the farmers’ interest with three new bills introduced in the parliament slams opposition parties in India   Blow came to Ruling BJP establishment after its long standing old alliance Party Akali dal Union minister Harsimrat Badal resigned from the cabinet over the issue , Read More…