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If highlighting farmers’ protest globally is sedition, I am better in jail: Defence tells court hearing Disha Ravi’s bail plea
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh urges PM Modi to ensure urgent resolution of the ongoing farm unrest by the Centre “to the satisfaction of the protesting farmers by addressing to their grievances.”
The Congress today organised a march in all districts of Rajasthan to mark its protest against the farms laws enacted by the Centre and the rising fuel prices. The Congress leaders were seen riding on tractors, camels and elephants besides participating in a “Paidal March” as party workers and protestors raised slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Disha Ravi was part of Indian chapter of global conspiracy to defame India, create unrest in garb of farmers’ protest: Police to Delhi court
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra launches a scathing critique of Modi government’s farm laws
Toolkit Case: Hearing underway in Disha Ravi bail plea case, before additional sessions Judge Dharmendra Rana at Patiala House Court
The All India Kisan Sabha will hold several kisan mahapanchayats in Rajasthan next week under the leadership of farmer leaders, including Rakesh Tikait. The kisan mahapanchayats will be held in the state from February 22 to 26 and the first one will take place in Nohar in Hanumangarh district on February 22.
Congress general Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to shortly address kisan panchayat in Baghra area of Muzaffarnagar
‘Kisan Mazdoor’ rally
In complete support of farmers, the agricultural labourers have decided to participate in ‘Kisan Mazdoor’ rally to be organised jointly by farm organisation BKU Ekta Ugrahan and labourer organisation Punjab Khet Mazdoor Union in Barnala on February 21, named as ‘Mahapanchayat’. The labourers in large numbers assembled at Lambi on Friday to prepare people for the rally.
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal to hold a meeting with farmer leaders tomorrow at the Vidhan Sabha. Farm laws and other issues related to the farmers to be taken up in the meeting
PM Modi has said that efforts should be made to produce agriculture items like edible oil and reduce their imports. “This can be done by guiding farmers,” he said, adding the money being spend on imports can go to the accounts of farmers.
Yavatmal district administration in Maharashtra has denied permission for farmer leader Rakesh Tikait’s ‘Maha Panchayat’ rally which was to take place today.
Farmers ready to sacrifice one crop but would not let movement weaken: Rakesh Tikait
“If the government is not waking up then we can not do anything, but we are not going anywhere. Farmers have been indulging in the farming of loss for the last 70 years. If they have to sacrifice one more crop, they are ready. Even if they have to take the help of more workers to harvest crops, they will do it. They will keep crops at their home but agitation will not be weakened,” said Tikait.
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Gherao Delhi cops if they come to arrest you, Haryana farmer leader tells supporters
Haryana BKU chief Gurnam Singh Chaduni on Friday asked farmers to `gherao’ Delhi Police personnel if they come to their villages to make an arrest and not let them leave till the district administration assures that they will not be allowed again.
If they (BJP leaders) are misbehaved with, they will accuse Bharatiya Kisan Union and us. So I said that they should stay happy in their own homes. If you want, you can consider this a boycott. The agitation against farm laws will go on. Our protest against the central government will go on
– Naresh Tikait
Delhi Police release photos of 200 people in connection with R-Day violence at Red Fort
Thousands of protesters had clashed with the police during the tractor parade called by farmer unions on January 26 to highlight their demand for repeal of the Centre’s three farm laws.
Farmers detained for protesting against airport link road in Goa
More than 100 farmers were detained in the Pernem sub-district in North Goa on Friday for protesting against a government survey exercise ahead of acquisition of land for a road linkage project for the upcoming Mopa international airport.
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