Saturday, December 9, 2023

Topic: Farmers March

Lok Sabha passes Farm Laws Repeal Bill

A crucial bill to cancel three contentious farm laws was passed in Lok Sabha amid protests over demands for a discussion by the opposition.

Around web: Thousands of farmers gather to mark one year of historic protests

Thousands of agitating farmers from Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh gathered at the borders of Delhi on Friday to mark the first anniversary of the historic protests against the Narendra Modi government's three agricultural laws and seeking a law to guarantee minimum support price for crops.

Kin of killed farmers in Lakhimpur join Lucknow’s Kisan Mahapanchayat

Family members of the farmers who were killed in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur last month joined the Kisan Mahapanchayat at Eco Garden in Lucknow on Monday.

Full text of farmers’ letter to PM Modi: “We are not fond of sitting on the streets…”

We want to assure you that we are not fond of sitting on the streets. we too desire that after resolving these other issues as soon as possible, we return to our homes, families, and farming

Key meeting concludes; Protests to continue as planned, says farmers’ body

’ unions protesting against the three contentious farm laws, said on Sunday that their year-long protest against the Union government will continue as planned.

‘Will provide 3 lakh each to kin of deceased farmers, Union should give 25 lakh each’: Telangana CM

The Telangana's TRS government on Saturday announced a compensation of Rs 3 lakh each for the families of over 700 farmers who died during the year-long protest against the three farm laws.