Showing posts with label Madhya Pradesh farmers protest. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Madhya Pradesh farmers protest. Show all posts

Madhya Pradesh BJP in search for a farmer leader , Another Farmers Protest planned for June 16

BHOPAL:Terming Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's fast (that ended on Sunday) as a “nautanki” (spectacle), an umbrella organisation of 62 farmers' bodies are set to intensify their stir, with a blockade of national highways planned for June 16.

BJP goverment and Shivraj is Rocked by farmers' unrest and is is in search of an influential Kisan leader, who has the charisma to placate to agitating peasants so that rival political parties could not reap benefits from the issue during Assembly polls in 2018.

As the BJP government in Maharashtra announced that it will waive off farm loans, the party in Madhya Pradesh on Monday reiterated its earlier stand that loan waiver was not an issue in the state.

Saamna, the Shiv Sena mouthpiece, has slammed Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan over the recent Mandsaur fiasco. 

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: Hardik Patel visits Udaipur, to leave for Mandsaur on Tuesday

He said the Patidar community in Gujarat and Rajasthan stands in support of the Madhya Pradesh farmers. Asked about his plan to go to Mandsaur, Patel said he will go there on Tuesday.

Farmers planning Bigger protest after 5 farmers shot dead

After Rahul Gandhi's Arrest Showdown, AAP Team Heads For Mandsaur.AAP's Sanjay Singh claimed that farmers are being forced to protest due to the apathy of governments.
The BJP and Congress are locked in a slugfest over the death of five farmers in Madhya Pradesh’s Mandsaur. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has ordered an inquiry, as several vehicles were torched and the collector roughed up.The farmers heckled Mandsaur district collector Swatantra Kumar Singh, forcing him to retreat from the blockade site on Mhow-Neemuch highway at Barkhedapath, located about 20 km from Mandsaur town.

Centre sends 1,100 anti-riots police personnel to Mandsaur where five were killed in violence during a protest by farmers.