Tag Archives: farmers

Farmers’ stir in Chhattisgarh: As arrests continue, police foil final protest bid in Raipur

The police said they arrested nine “leaders” of various parties and organisations on Thursday and almost 100 associates of these leaders. Those who were detained spoke about police excess. Police again foiled a protest in Raipur that had been planned ...

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Case against 40 for attacking SHO; farmers allege police harassed women

The Longowal Police on Tuesday night registered a case against 40 farmers and their family members for attacking a SHO and a police party .At least six persons, including Longowal SHO and Munshi, were injured in a clash between the ...

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Chhattisgarh: Police crack down on farmers’ stir, several held

Under the aegis of Chhattisgarh Kisan Mazdoor Mahasangh and Chhattisgarh Bachao Andolan, the three-day Sankalp Yatra was to begin on Tuesday from Rajnandgaon. Chhattisgarh Police Tuesday took several farmer leaders into custody before they could launch a three-day rally on ...

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For PM Modi’s Birthday, Andhra Pradesh Farmers Send 68 Paise Cheques

The group claimed that Rayalaseema remains one of the most backward regions in the country despite the abundant resources there. HYDERABAD:  While wishes poured in for Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he turned 68 today, a non-profit group from Andhra Pradesh ...

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Farmers can usher in `sweet revolution’: Modi

AHMEDABAD: On his first visit to Amreli after becoming the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi exhorted the farmers to adopt modern agricultural techniques, including solar pumps as well as explore timber cultivation and honeybee farming to supplement their income. “This is the beginning of a madhu kranti (sweet revolution). ...

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