Farmer Leaders Announced ‘Chakka Jam’ on February 6

Farmers Protest

On Monday, the announcement of the Union’s Budget bill perturbed Farmers’ Unions and they demanded to repeal central farm laws immediately. This did not stick to repeal only, in fact, anxious farmers also announced nation-wide ‘Chakka Jam’ road blockade on state and national highways for three hours (12-3 PM) on February 6. Agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar politely appealed to farmer leaders to think about the bill positively and try to understand it again as it has been formed for their benefits only. He also said that the new Budget…

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Amid farmers’ protest in Delhi, rally ‘supported by the Maha government’ emerges in Mumbai

Framers Tractor Rally

Farmers’ agitation against the three Farm Bills is on a rise at the Delhi border. A huge amount of politics is also revolving around this protest. Amid the on-going protests around Delhi, farmers of Maharashtra have also emerged out in support of the agitating farmers. Under the leadership of All India Kisan Sabha, thousands of farmers have arrived in Mumbai by foot from Nashik. This large rally of farmers gathered at the Azad Maidan will be addressed by the Congress leaders including Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) President Sharad Pawar and…

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George Floyd death causes mayhem as Protestors step up in retaliation

George Floyd

Just 4 days ago, on May 24th, 2020, America saw one of its most gruesome examples of police brutality. A 46-year old, George Floyd was killed on the street by a Minneapolis Police officer. The Officer knelt on Floyd’s neck for at least seven minutes, during which Floyd pleaded to be released as he complained of difficulty in breathing. The officer with the knee on Floyd’s neck happens to be Derek Chauvin.  Onlookers videoed this incident and it has left America shell-shocked. Protestors have overlooked lockdown criteria and taken to…

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