Follow Us:

Tag: Minimum Support Price (MSP)

7 Results

  • PM Modi questions Congress’s ‘U-turn’ on farm laws; quotes Manmohan Singh

    PM Modi questions Congress’s ‘U-turn’ on farm laws; quotes Manmohan Singh

    Reiterating the government’s stand on minimum support price (MSP), PM Modi in reply to a debate on the President's Budget session speech said, “MSP tha, MSP hai aur MSP rahega (MSP was there, MSP is there, MSP will continue). Affordable ration for the poor will continue. Mandis will be modernised. No one should spread misinformation.”

    February 8, 2021
  • Harish Rawat to host citrus eating competition on 18 Dec

    Harish Rawat to host citrus eating competition on 18 Dec

    Under the Malta (blood orange) eating competition, Harish Rawat will be providing cash awards and mementos to four successful individuals.

    December 17, 2020
  • A tale of two protests

    A tale of two protests

    The farmers of Haryana and Punjab are worried that this legislation will eradicate the minimum support price (MSP) system and enable big private firms to monopolize farming.

    December 16, 2020
  • Farmers’ MSP demand has been met, claims Dushyant

    Farmers’ MSP demand has been met, claims Dushyant

    Haryana deputy CM Dushyant Chautala backs BJP even as JJP has been drawing fire from within the party and outside for not quitting their alliance over farmers' protest against the Centre's farm laws

    December 11, 2020
  • Farmers protest: Centre offers to amend farm laws, farmers say no

    Farmers protest: Centre offers to amend farm laws, farmers say no

    The seven hour long meeting between the centre and the farmers representatives failed to end the on going farmers protest. Union Agriculture Minister  Narendra Tomar, led the negotiations, said  that the government ‘has no ego’. The next meeting will be held on Saturday.

    December 4, 2020
  • Guarantee MSP for all crops or step down: AAP to Capt

    Guarantee MSP for all crops or step down: AAP to Capt

    Addressing a Press conference, AAP leader and legislator Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer said that PM Modi had refused to bow down to the mounting pressure from all quarters on the withdrawal of the black laws on agriculture, saying that the move would be detrimental to protect the farmers and the MSP on crops.

    October 25, 2020
  • Agri legislations would destroy farmers: Shukla

    Agri legislations would destroy farmers: Shukla

    Talking to media during his first visit to the state, Shukla said the new bills will pave the way for big companies buying farm produce at throwaway prices and farmers will be forced to sell their products at low prices.

    September 25, 2020