Rakesh Tikait threatens Centre, says repeal farm laws or will march to Parliament with 40 lakh tractors | India News – Times of India

SIKAR: Issuing a threat to the Central Government, Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader, Rakesh Tikait on Tuesday said if the three laws are not repealed, the farmers will march to the Parliament on 40 lakh tractors. Speaking at a farmers’ rally in Sikar in Rajasthan, Tikait said, “Our next call will be for a march … Read more Rakesh Tikait threatens Centre, says repeal farm laws or will march to Parliament with 40 lakh tractors | India News – Times of India

Farmers’ protest | Agitating farmer unions object to Delhi Police posters at Tikri protest site

Thousands of farmers have been camping at three Delhi border points — Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur — for nearly 90 days Agitating farmer union on February 23 objected to Delhi Police putting posters that allegedly warned off protesters at the Tikri border site, even as the force claimed these were not new and only informed … Read more Farmers’ protest | Agitating farmer unions object to Delhi Police posters at Tikri protest site

‘Rail Roko’ protest: Delhi Police steps up security near tracks

According to a senior police officer, additional staff has been deployed at several points near railway tracks and patrolling has also been increased The Delhi Police on February 18 tightened security in several parts of the national capital, especially near railway tracks, in view of the “rail roko” (rail blockade) called by the farmer groups … Read more ‘Rail Roko’ protest: Delhi Police steps up security near tracks

Farmer unions for judicial inquiry into R-Day violence, ‘false’ cases

16 protesters who had participated in the tractor parade are still untraceable: SKM Protesting farmer unions on Saturday demanded a high-level judicial inquiry into the violence during the tractor rally in Delhi on January 26 and the alleged ‘false’ cases slapped on the protesters. Addressing a press conference at the Singhu border, Samyukt Kisan Morcha … Read more Farmer unions for judicial inquiry into R-Day violence, ‘false’ cases

January 26 Violence During Tractor Rally in Delhi Aimed at Discrediting Farmers’ Stir: Sharad Pawar

In a veiled attack on the BJP, NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday cited “complaints” to claim that people close to the ruling party were associated with the January 26 violence during a tractor rally in New Delhi, which he said was aimed at “discrediting” the stir. Speaking at an event here, Pawar slammed the … Read more January 26 Violence During Tractor Rally in Delhi Aimed at Discrediting Farmers’ Stir: Sharad Pawar

R-Day violence: Deceased farmer’s grandfather moves HC for SIT probe

Petition states the circumstances in which Navreet Singh lost his life are ‘highly suspicious’ The grandfather of a 25-year-old farmer, who died during the tractor rally on Republic Day, moved the Delhi High Court on Wednesday seeking a court-monitored Special Investigating Team (SIT) probe into the incident. The plea, which is listed for hearing before … Read more R-Day violence: Deceased farmer’s grandfather moves HC for SIT probe

Farmers’ protest | Iron nails fixed on roads at Ghazipur border being ‘repositioned’: Delhi Police

Iron nails studded on roads at Ghazipur border to restrict the movement of farmers agitating against the new agri laws are being “repositioned”, a senior police officer said on February 4. Also read: Farmers’ protest | No formal talks with govt until harassment stops, detained freed: Samyukt Kisan Morcha The statement comes after videos and … Read more Farmers’ protest | Iron nails fixed on roads at Ghazipur border being ‘repositioned’: Delhi Police

Shashi Tharoor, six journalists booked for sedition in UP over January 26 violence in Delhi | India News – Times of India

NOIDA: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor and six journalists have been booked by the Noida Police for sedition, among other charges, over the violence during farmers‘ tractor rally in Delhi, officials said on Thursday. The FIR was lodged at the Sector 20 police station here following a complaint by a resident who alleged that “digital broadcast” … Read more Shashi Tharoor, six journalists booked for sedition in UP over January 26 violence in Delhi | India News – Times of India

Republic Day violence | Delhi Police issue notice to 40 farmer leaders

Delhi Police ask why legal action should not be taken against them for defying terms. The Delhi Police on Thursday issued notice to 40 farmer leaders for violating the terms and conditions agreed upon for holding tractor rallies on Republic Day. The notices were served to Darshan Pal, Rakesh Tikat, Yogendra Yadav, Baldev Singh Sirsa, … Read more Republic Day violence | Delhi Police issue notice to 40 farmer leaders

Injured police personnel recall Republic Day horror

(This story originally appeared in on Jan 28, 2021) NEW DELHI: Had he not jumped into that moat at Red Fort, he could well have had his neck slashed. At least that is what assistant sub-inspector Joginder Raj recalled a day after the rioting at Red Fort on Republic Day. “The attackers had all sorts … Read more Injured police personnel recall Republic Day horror