Monday, December 4, 2023

Topic: Farmers March

Haryana: Farmers surround temple, set deadline for BJP leaders inside

Many BJP leaders including former union minister Manish Grover who had gone to a temple in Haryana to watch Prime Minister Narendra Modi's live telecast from Kedarnath temple found themselves surrounded by several protetsing farmers.

“Reaction to action”: Rakesh Tikait on 2 BJP workers’ deaths in Lakhimpur

The killing of two BJP workers in Lakhimpur Kheri - after four farmers were run over by a SUV owned by Union Minister Ajay Mishra's son Ashish Mishra is a "reaction to an action", and "would not call it wrong", Rakesh Tikait, one of the faces of farmers agitation said Saturday.

After Lakhimpur Kheri, another BJP MP’s car rammed into protestors in Punjab, farmer seriously injured

Nayab Singh Saini, BJP leader and Lok Sabha member from Kurukshetra constituency in Haryana, rammed his car on farmers in Punjab's Ambala on Thursday, leaving farmers injured, alleged farmer bodies.

Will try to go to Lakhimpur, systematic attack on farmers, says Rahul Gandhi

"Other parties are being allowed. We are being stopped. I will try to go to Lakhimpur Kheri. The prime minister was in Lucknow yesterday but he did not visit Lakhimpur Kheri," Gandhi told reporters.

Lakhimpur Kheri: BJP will pay a heavy price, says Sharad Pawar

NCP supremo Sharad Pawar warned the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday that it will have to pay a heavy price for the Lakhimpur Kheri killings of farmers and asserted that the entire opposition is with the farmers.

Lakhimpur: Retired HC judge will probe violence, UP to give Rs 45 lakh to victims’ families

This comes after a countrywide protests of farmers and Opposition parties against the violence against farmers.