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Samyukta Kisan Morcha


Nothing much should be expected from panel constituted by government. But the farm problem remains, needs addressing

July 22, 2022 9:05 am

The reason is not just that it has too many members, but also the diffused terms of reference — from MSP to promotion of natural farming, crop diversification and micro irrigation.

SKM rejects MSP panel: ‘All pro-govt members, Punjab ignored’

July 20, 2022 9:23 am

Samyukt Kisan Morcha leaders say ‘fears have come true’, final decision after coordination committee meeting on Tuesday evening or Wednesday.

SKM rejects MSP panel: ‘Law on support price not on agenda, stacked with govt loyalists’

July 20, 2022 6:54 am

The terms of reference of the committee do not mention any legal guarantee on MSP, which is one of the key demands of the Samyukta Kisan Morcha.

Govt forms panel for ‘more effective’ MSP, invites three names from SKM

July 19, 2022 7:08 am

The committee, headed by former Agriculture Secretary Sanjay Agrawal, has 26 members including farmer representatives.

Samyukta Kisan Morcha’s push for unity boomerangs, fissures widen

July 09, 2022 3:24 pm

Two of outfit’s members break ranks over move to readmit 16 unions, call for a meeting in New Delhi on July 12

A flawed report on the farm laws

March 31, 2022 9:05 am

Harinder Happy writes: Supreme Court committee used dubious methodology, selective data to draw conclusions

Two-day Bharat Bandh called by trade unions hits essential services in several states

March 28, 2022 1:57 pm

The strike by central trade unions comes at a time when the economy is slowly recovering from the impact of the lockdowns imposed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

SKM: Have no relation with farm unions that contested Punjab polls

March 17, 2022 8:20 am

Reiterating that there was no division in the morcha, SKM said it had no relation with SSM and SSP.

SKM has appealed to farmers in UP to punish BJP in upcoming polls for betraying them: Yogendra Yadav

February 03, 2022 6:01 pm

Yogendra Yadav said that the SKM has nothing to do with seeking votes for any party and the morcha was and will continue to remain apolitical.

Among farmer party's candidates: Industrialists, doctors, accountants

January 28, 2022 2:10 pm

🔴 Led by Balbir Singh Rajewal, president of the Bharatiya Kisan Union, Rajewal faction, one of the farm groups that was part of the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) that led the protest against the farm laws, the SSM has decided to fight on all 117 seats.


With cheers and songs, farmers call off year-long agitation

December 09, 2021 6:14 pm

Farmer leader Gurnam Singh Chaduni said that if farmers' demands are not fulfilled by January 15, a call will be taken on resuming the protests.

'Black day': Punjab farmers hoist black flag to mark six months of protest against agri laws

May 26, 2021 1:57 pm

Farmers at several places in Punjab put up black flags atop their houses on Wednesday, joining a 'black day' call given by protesting farmer unions to mark six months of their agitation at Delhi borders against the Centre's three contentious farm laws.