PUBLISHED ON FEB 07, 2021 12:05 AM IST
Sanjeev Mehra, president of Khan Market Traders association, said all shops operated as usual in the upscale market.
UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2021 08:21 PM IST
We did not participate in the chakka jam (road blockade) but handed over memoranda to the district magistrates in different districts of the state, Bharatiya Kisan Union spokesperson Alok Verma said.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 06, 2021 05:52 PM IST
The protesters started their 'Delhi Chalo' movement in November 2020. On Saturday, Rakesh Tikait said the government has 'time' till October to repeal the farm laws.
UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2021 12:03 PM IST
- The metro stations were closed on the orders of the local police to prevent any unruly elements from reaching central Delhi, said DMRC officials.
By karn pratap singh
PUBLISHED ON FEB 06, 2021 11:52 AM IST
Singhu, Tikri, and Ghazipur border points, where thousands of farmers have been camping against the three farm laws for 73 days, continue to remain closed.
By Neeraj Mohan | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2021 01:01 PM IST
- Protesting farmer unions have asked local farmers to ensure the Saturday protests remain peaceful and the movement of ambulances, marriage parties and media persons is allowed.
By shiv sunny, Anvit Srivastava, Soumya Pillai
PUBLISHED ON FEB 06, 2021 02:11 AM IST
The chakka jam will be a part of a series of events scheduled by the farmers’ groups to press their demand for the repeal of the three contentious laws passed by the Parliament in September to deregulate agricultural trade.
UPDATED ON FEB 05, 2021 10:54 PM IST
Congress has extended support to farmers 'chakka jam' which will be observed in all states, except Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
UPDATED ON FEB 05, 2021 03:18 PM IST
Protesting farmers' unions have called a 3-hour, pan-India road blockade on February 6, protesting internet suspensions.
By Ashish Mishra, Kainat Sarfaraz
UPDATED ON FEB 03, 2021 05:19 AM IST
Protesters and security volunteers have also been asked to keep a “tight vigil” to ensure that anti-social elements do not become part of the agitation on February 6 and “disrupt” the movement.
Hindustan Times, Bathinda | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 25, 2020 04:56 PM IST
Teachers and government employees associated with Left-wing organisations also joined the farmers in their protest