Rakesh Tikait
India  /  Published 20.06.22

Farmers union to protest against Agnipath on June 24

Farmers' collective Samyukta Kisan Morcha to hold nationwide protest against Agnipath scheme on June 24, says farmer leader Rakesh Tikait (This is a breaking news. Please refresh the page fo...
By Our Bureau, PTI

India  /  Published 31.05.22

BKU: Give Z-plus security to Tikait

Farm organisations across the country on Tuesday staged protests against the attack on farmer leader Rakesh Tikait, the Samyukta Kisan Morcha has said. Miscreants on Monday threw ink on Tikait during...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.05.22

Ink attack: Tikait speaks out

The "black ink and the deadly attack" cannot suppress the voices of farmers and labourers, Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait has said after ink was thrown on him in Bengaluru. Misc...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Noida

India  /  Published 31.05.22

Farm attack amid ‘Modi’ chant

Karnataka Congress president D.K. Shivakumar described it as an attack on democracy. “I condemn the ink attack on farmer leader Sri Rakesh Tikait. This incident has raised concerns about the sta...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 26.05.22

Mamata backs MSP law: Yogendra

Mamata Banerjee is all in favour of the farmers’ demand for a national MSP (minimum support price) law, said Yogendra Yadav, the founder of Jai Kisan Andolan group, which is fighting for a legal...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta


India  /  Published 16.05.22

Split in BKU to form ‘apolitical’ outfit

Splitting away from the farmers’ main outfit, a section of its leaders on Sunday formed Bharatiya Kisan Union (Apolitical) and elected one Rajesh Singh Chauhan as its president. Chauhan was sta...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 06.05.22

Farm leaders visit Lakhimpur

A delegation of the Samyukta Kisan Morcha visited Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh and met the families of those who died in the October 3 incident there, an official statement said on Thursday. The ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.02.22

Farmers: Punish ‘promise-breaker’

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) on Tuesday alleged that the Centre had not fulfilled its promises to farmers despite an announcement by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and appealed to the people of Utta...
By PTI in Lakhimpur Kheri (UP)

India  /  Published 29.01.22

Tikait plays farm plank

Voters in Uttar Pradesh would favour only those talking about the welfare of farmers and polarisation on religious lines would not benefit those indulging in it, farmer leader Rakesh Tikait has said. ...
By Chandan Kumar in Lucknow

India  /  Published 26.12.21

Rakesh Tikait says no to elections

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait on Sunday said Samyukt Kisan Morcha is not contesting any election and he was not going to join politics. The comment was made in context of farmers' organisations cre...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Jaipur


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