December 23, 2020 12:23 pm
While the Sanghatana has supported the farm laws, it has also demanded that the ban on the export of onions be removed forthwith — and has threatened to pelt BJP MPs with onion bulbs if the central government did not accede to the demand.
September 23, 2020 10:53 am
The farmer’s union founded by noted farmer leader Sharad Joshi, Shetkari Sanghtana, is planning to hit the streets on September 25 in support of the legislations which, according to the outfit, are long overdue.
December 27, 2015 1:38 am
Joshi bequeaths his entire property to Shetkari Trust, leaves just his flat in Pune to his two daughter.
December 16, 2015 4:14 am
The founder of Shetkari Sanghatana, Joshi breathed his last on Saturday in Pune.
December 13, 2015 4:39 am
Joshi’s biographer Bhanu Kale said he had used up almost all his savings to purchase 27 acres of land in the Ambethan village in the district after returning to India.
December 13, 2015 12:00 am
Joshi who was ailing for some days was discharged from a city hospital earlier this month. He breathed his last at his residence in Pune.
November 10, 2015 12:03 am
Government must not ignore the warning signs. It needs to double its overall support to farmers and move from price policy to direct income support.
October 01, 2011 2:30 am
Shetkari Sangathana,under the leadership of Sharad Joshi and its state president Ravi Devang,carried out an Ishara Morcha (warning rally) in the city on Friday and demanded that the Union government lift the export ban on sugar,cotton and non-basmati rice.
August 12, 2011 12:08 am
The new land acquisition act disempowers farmers,repeating errors the Congress has made since Independence.
March 31, 2011 2:44 am
A damaged car that was being towed away dashed against the wall,turned turtle and then caught fire,killing two persons,near Adoshi tunnel on the Pune-Mumbai Expressway late on Tuesday.
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