Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022

Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM)

22 Farm Bodies In Punjab Announce Political Front, To Contest State Polls

Dec 26, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Talking to reporters here, farmer leader Harmeet Singh Kadian said the Samyukt Samaj Morcha has been set up for fighting the Punjab polls due early next year.

'SKM Not Contesting Any Election; Not Joining Politics': Farmer Leader Rakesh Tikait

Dec 26, 2021 PTI

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait made his comment in context of farmers’ organisations creating a political front to contest upcoming Punjab elections scheduled in February.

Punjab Farmers: 22 Farm Organizations Announce Political Front, To Contest 2022 Assembly Polls

All the 22 farm organizations were a part of the umbrella organization Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) which spearheaded the year-long protest against Centre's three farm laws.

Rakesh Tikait Says Bigger Issue Of MSP Persists, Questions Govt's Intention

Dec 17, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

“The bigger issue of MSP persists in the country. It will be a great relief if the MSP is granted.”

State Govts To Take Decision On Withdrawal Of Cases Filed Against Farmers: Union Minister Tomar

"The issue of law and order falls under the jurisdiction of state governments. So they will take a decision in this regard," Tomar said when asked about the withdrawal of cases registered against the farmers during their agitation.

11 December, 2021

Farmers At Delhi Border Head Back Home To Rousing Reception


Farmers returning to their homes, after year long protest at Delhi border against now repealed three farm laws, were accorded warm reception with sweets and garlands as they passed on their tractors in the neighbouring states.

03 December, 2021

Samyukta Kisan Morcha: Centre Must Fulfil Pending Demands Of Farmers

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The SKM also said that the President of India has given his assent to the farm laws repeal bill passed by both Houses of Parliament and a gazette notification has been issued to give effect to the repeal.

28 November, 2021

Parliament Winter Session To Begin With Farm Laws Repeal Bill Tomorrow

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The Farm Laws Repeal Bill 2021 will be introduced on the first day of the Parliament Winter Session on Monday. PM Narendra Modi had announced that the contentious farm laws will be repealed.

21 November, 2021

Farm Laws Repeal: SKM To Hold 'Mahapanchayat' Tomorrow In Lucknow

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The farmer leaders have said that the protests will continue, until the time, government makes a law on minimum support price (MSP) and removes Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra.

20 November, 2021

Farmers’ Unions Meet Tomorrow; To Decide On Future Stir Course

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Samyukt Kisan Morcha(SKM’s) core member said: ‘Our call of tractor march to Parliament still stands. A final decision on the future course of the agitation and MSP issue will be taken in a meeting of the SKM at Singhu Border on Sunday’.

19 November, 2021

Farm Laws Repeal: Jalebis And Celebrations At Ghazipur Border As Farmer Leaders Welcome 'Half Victory'

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BKU Spokesperson said that this is a half victory. The other half would be met when a law guaranteeing Minimum Support Price (MSP) to the farmers will be passed.


21 October, 2021

Samyukt Kisan Morcha Lauds United Sikhs For Extending Free Legal Aid To Protesting Farmers

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SKM convener held a meeting with United Sikhs Director Parvinder Singh at organization’s camp office set up at the morcha site on the border of Delhi, last week. Both United Sikhs and the SKM have reached an understanding to work in a tandem.

18 October, 2021

‘Rail Roko’ Hits Railway Operations in Punjab And Haryana

Harish Manav

Protest called by SKM demanding removal of Union MoS (home) Ajay Mishra goes on peacefully, commuters affected.

16 October, 2021

Singhu Border Lynching: BJP Says ‘Anarchists’ Behind Farmer Protests Need To Be Exposed

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BJP's IT cell chief Amit Malviya said ‘anarchists behind these protests in the name of farmers need to be exposed’.

15 October, 2021

Lynching, Chopping Off Hand Was 'Punishment' For 'Desecrating' Holy Book: Nihang

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Hours after the macabre crime, a man wearing the blue robes of the Sikhs’ Nihang order appeared before the media, claiming that he had 'punished' the victim for 'desecrating' a holy book.

15 October, 2021

SKM Leaders Doubt Conspiracy Behind Lynching Of Man At Singhu Border, Demand Probe

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The umbrella body of 40 farm unions spearheading the farmers' agitation against the Centre's three agri laws also demanded a thorough probe into the matter and said those responsible should be brought to book.

04 October, 2021

Sack Haryana CM: Sanyukt Kisan Morcha, In Letter To President

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Post the violent clashes between farmers and BJP workers in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri, farmers' umbrella organization Sanyukt Kisan Morcha demanded arrest of Union minister's son, Ashish Mishra "Monu" and several others.


27 August, 2021

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

Jayanta Bhattacharya

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.

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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