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  • SAD seeks Centre’s package for farmers

    SAD seeks Centre’s package for farmers

    Alleging the Centre's 'discrimination' vis-a-vis pandemic-hit farmers, Sukhbir urges PM to ensure a relief package for them with loans & interest waiver

    November 1, 2020
  • Odisha, Bengal farmers protest government apathy

    Odisha, Bengal farmers protest government apathy

    Hundreds of farmers from across Odisha and neighbouring West Bengal staged a demonstration here on Monday highlighting various issues faced by the farming community. Farmers from various districts of the state, under the banner of Odisha Krushak Sangathan Samanaya Samiti, staged ‘Krushak Adhikar Chetabani Samavesh’ against government apathy towards the community. The Akhil Bharatiya Kisan …

    October 30, 2017
  • Demonetisation hits farmers hard

    Demonetisation hits farmers hard

    The currency crisis due to demonetisation is hurting the farming community very badly, and also delaying sowing for the crucial Rabi season, which could push up prices later, say farmers' leaders. In India's agricultural system where most transactions happen in cash, farmers have been faced with a double whammy due to demonetisation. They are either …

    November 25, 2016