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Bharat Bandh

‘Bharat Bandh’ Has ‘Unnerved’ BJP: Akhilesh Yadav

Sep 28, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Samajwadi Party head Akhilesh Yadav accused BJP of ‘working at the behest of capitalists’.

Bharat Bandh: Farmers Happy With 'Good Start' To Nationwide Strike Call

Sep 27, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Reports from states claim farmers have blocked highways at various places, while traders in many small towns and cities have kept the shops closed in support. Rallies planned in many places including in Delhi


'Bharat Bandh': Delhi Metro Station Near Tikri Border Closed Down

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited said the metro station in Haryana has been closed due to the security reasons.

Bharat Bandh: Farmers Block Highways To Demand Repeal Of Farm Laws, Security Beefed In Delhi

Sep 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait said that he is ready to agitate for 10 years but will not allow 'black' legislations to be implemented.


A Year After 'Bharat Bandh', Protesting Farmer Unions Call For A Nationwide Shut Down On September 25

This was announced on Friday, August 27, following a two-day peasants’ convention called by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) at Delhi’s Singhu border. The SKM is an umbrella of several protesting unions.

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26 March, 2021

Bharat Bandh: Markets, Metro In National Capital Remain Unaffected

Outlook Web Bureau

A senior Delhi Police officer said the situation is peaceful and remains under control, adding that no report of any untoward incident has so far been received.


26 March, 2021

Bharat Bandh: Trains Cancelled As Protestors Squat On Tracks, Disrupt Rail Traffic

Outlook Web Bureau

The 32 locations where train movement has been disrputed fall under the Delhi, Ambala, and Ferozepur divisions of the railways.


26 March, 2021

Bharat Bandh: 'Satyagraha' Ends Atrocities, Arrogance', Says Rahul Gandhi

Outlook Web Bureau

Farmer unions protesting the three farm laws have called for a 12-hour complete 'Bharat Bandh' from 6 am to 6 pm on Friday to mark four months of the farmer agitation on Delhi's three borders.


26 March, 2021

Bharat Bandh: Malls, Markets, Highways To Remain Shut Today; Ambulances, Essential Services Allowed

Outlook Web Bureau

According to the Samkyukta Kisan Morcha, the nationwide shutdown will start at 6 am and it will be in force up to 6 pm across the country on March 26


13 March, 2021

Farmers In For Long Haul, Plan To Intensify Protests, Call For Bharat Bandh On March 26

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As part of the campaign against government policies, the farmers are also planning to mobilize students at the Delhi borders on March 23 to mark Martyrs Day.


11 March, 2021

Bharat Bandh On March 26: Farmers Call For Nationwide Strike As Their Protest Completes 4 Months

Outlook Web Bureau

On March 19, the farmers will observe 'Mandi Bachao-Kheti Bachao' day


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26 February, 2021

Delhi Shops Stay Open During Trade Bandh Fearing Losses

Outlook Web Bureau

Although various market bodies said they support the cause for which the 'bandh' was called, they however, could not shut down their shops or outlets due to multiple reasons.


26 February, 2021

Traders In Odisha Support Bharat Vyapar Bandh; Shops Closed, Commercial Vehicles Off-Road

Outlook Web Bureau

The 6 am-6 pm strike is being observed for demanding simplification of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) procedure and the e-way bill mechanism, among other issues.


26 February, 2021

Traders' Bodies Split Over Joining Today's Bharat Bandh

Outlook Web Bureau

While CAIT claimed that more than 8 crore traders will join the Bharat Bandh, other traders' bodies said they have not extended support to the Bandh.


25 February, 2021

Bharat Bandh On February 26: Traders To Protest Against GST, Fuel Price Hike, E-Way Bill

Outlook Web Bureau

The All India Transporters Welfare Association has also decided to support CAIT in the Bharat bandh demanding the abolition of the new E-Way Bill or scrapping of certain rules.


17 December, 2020

Farmers' Protest: Traffic Disrupted As Thousands Stay Put At Delhi Borders

PTI

Farmers camping at Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur border points have led to the closure of several routes in Delhi


15 December, 2020

Exercise, Reading And Sewa: Farmers Settle Into Routine Of 'Protest Life'

PTI

'If the government doesn't meet our demands, we might just make our own huts and start living here,' one of the protesters said.


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14 December, 2020

Anna Hazare Warns Centre Of Hunger Strike Over New Farm Laws

PTI

Hazare's demands include granting autonomy to the CAPC and implementing Swaminathan Commission recommendations


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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