Farmers of Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh have made full preparations for nationwide protests for various demands including making a law regarding guarantee of Minimum Support Price (MSP). Farmer organizations will march to Delhi today at 10 am. They are taking to the streets to put pressure on the Center for their demands.
Farmer organizations of Punjab-Haryana and Uttar Pradesh will march to Delhi at 10 am today. Like the protests of 2021, this time too farmers have come out to protest for their demands. They called for protests to get their many demands accepted, including making a law to guarantee the Minimum Support Price (MSP). In view of the farmers’ protest, security has been tightened on the state borders.
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12 Feb 2024 11:40:07 PM
Second round begins between farmers and ministers
The second round of talks between farmers and ministers has started again. The farmers had come out for some time but once again went inside after some time. A leader of the Bharatiya Kisan Union said that the talks have not yet reached an end.
Both the issues of MSP and loan waiver of farmers are stuck. At the time of coming out of the farmers, all the ministers were inside. The details of what the farmers talked about after coming out are not yet known, but it is being said that the second round of talks will be held once. It has started again.
12 Feb 2024 11:12:57 PM
Stuck in MSP guarantee and debt relief
Farmer leader Ranjit Singh Raju gave a big statement after the meeting and said that no agreement has been reached yet. All the points are being discussed but till now no agreement has been reached. The real issue lies on the guarantee of MSP and debt relief of farmers. The meeting is still going on.
12 Feb 2024 11:06:13 PM
Trouble of people increasing barricades on Shambhu border
Barricades have been installed at the Shambhu border of Punjab-Haryana regarding the march of farmers’ organizations to Delhi. Due to this, people living near the barricades are facing a lot of problems. People are facing problems in getting food, while some have to travel a distance of more than 17 kilometers to go home.
12 Feb 2024 9:49:43 PM
The meeting has not reached any conclusion yet
The ongoing talks between farmer organizations and Union Ministers have not reached any conclusion even till 9:30 pm. Sources sitting in the meeting say that the matter is stuck regarding the law guaranteeing the minimum support price. Farmer organizations are not accepting anything less than this. However, proposals have also been made by the Union Ministers to resolve this issue by forming a committee but the farmers’ organization is not ready for this.
12 Feb 2024 7:46:00 PM
Farmers stayed at night on Fatehgarh Sahib Highway
Farmers are participating in the Delhi Chalo protest march. Stayed for the night at Fatehgarh Sahib Highway. Heavy security force is deployed at the spot.
12 Feb 2024 6:38:49 PM
Conspiracy hatched against farmers: Supriya Shrinet
Attacking the central government, Congress spokesperson Supriya Shrinet said that the government, which calls itself friendly to farmers, has put nails on the roads. This government has hatched a conspiracy against the farmers.
12 Feb 2024 6:38:45 PM
Food arrangements, barricades installed at Shambhu border
Residents of nearby villages are present here at Shambhu border of Rajpura till night. At the same time, Haryana Police is also fully prepared in view of security. During this time, Haryana Police is not allowing the residents of the area to stay even near the barricades.
To arrange food for the people present on the spot, special arrangements have been made from Gurudwara Saheb of village Loh Simbli located near Shambhu border. However, there was no langar or any other arrangement on Sunday. But from Monday night, residents of nearby villages have started delivering langar near the barricades.
12 Feb 2024 6:34:25 PM
Meeting between farmers and ministers going on in Chandigarh
Union Ministers Piyush Goyal and Arjun Munda arrived for the meeting. Punjab Cabinet Minister Kuldeep Singh Dhaliwal is also present on the spot. A meeting is going on with farmers in Chandigarh.
12 Feb 2024 6:32:00 PM
Trolleys prepared after collecting ration
Farmers from many states including Punjab and Haryana are busy preparing for the movement. For this, trolleys are being prepared after collecting ration. If the talks between the government and farmers on February 12 fail, then farmers can march to Delhi in large numbers.
12 Feb 2024 6:25:34 PM
Section 144 also implemented in Jhajjar
Jhajjar Police has issued an advisory for those going to Delhi. Due to this, to go from Rohtak-Jhajjar to Delhi, one will have to go via Farrukhnagar, Gurugram. Also, the road going from Tikri border to Delhi may be completely closed.
12 Feb 2024 4:50:12 PM
Farmers Protest in Delhi: Call for Bharat Bandh on 16th February
Farmers Protest in Delhi: Not every organization has the support of this farmers’ movement. All India Kisan Sabha is not involved in this movement. These organizations will call for a nationwide Bharat Bandh on 16 February under the banner of United Kisan Morcha.
12 Feb 2024 4:41:06 pm
Farmers Delhi Chalo protest: False promise of MSP made to farmers: Congress
Farmers Delhi Chalo protest: There is a lot of politics going on over the farmers movement. At the same time, Congress is supporting the farmers’ movement. Congress spokesperson Supriya Shrinet said that the government, which claims to be a well-wisher of farmers, has built forts on the roads and installed cement walls. MSP’s liar