Monday, December 4, 2023

Maktoob Staff

BJP and RSS behind violence against farmers at Singhu: BKU president Rajewal

Bharatiya Kisan Union (Rajewal) president Balbir Singh Rajewal on Saturday said BJP and RSS were behind Friday’s stone-pelting incident on farmers at Singhu border.

Displaying names of accused without proclamation violates human dignity: Allahabad HC

The Allahabad high court on Friday held that the practice of putting names of the accused on the flysheet board at police stations without issuance of proclamation is derogatory to the concept of human dignity and privacy enshrined under Article 21 (protection of life and personal liberty) of the Constitution.
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Canada MP condemns R-Day violence against farmers, asks PM Trudeau to intervene

Canadian MP and head of the New Democratic Party (NDP) Jagmeet Singh has asked Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to condemn the Republic Day violence against agitating farmers, immediately.

Rights groups in Punjab demand release of protesters, withdrawal of draconian charges

Six human rights organisations in Punjab including Punjab Documentation and Advocacy Project (PDAP), Human Rights Law Network (HRLN), Peoples' Union of Civil Liberties (PUCL), Khalra Mission Organisation, Lawyers For Human Rights International ( LFHRI) and Punjab Human Rights Organization (PHRO) have raised deep concern over the disappearances of hundreds of the agitating farmers in Delhi and said "as many as 200 protesters have been detained, while many have been booked under Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) and Sedition sections in Delhi following the incidents took place at Red Fort on January 26."
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Agitating farmers to observe Jan 30 as ‘Sadbhavna Diwas’

Farmer unions protesting at different borders near Delhi have called for a fast on January 30, saying they would celebrate the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi as 'Sadbhavna Diwas'.

Threatening, intimidating farmers grave sin: Priyanka Gandhi

Speaking on the police crackdown on farmers protesting at different borders of Delhi, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said that the threatening farmers is a great sin.
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