Free Press Journal
  • Ujjain: Outrage in mandi as farmers protest against low purchase price of garlic

    Ujjain: Angry scenes prevailed at the Chimanganj Krishi Upaj Mandi on Monday, when farmers outraged over low purchasing prices of garlic by merchants under the Bhavantar Yojana, assembled at the mandi premises and shouted slogans, led by Bharatiya Kisan Sangh district secretary Bharat Singh Bains.

  • Bhopal: Farmers’ protest: Govt sits on CM’s promises

    Bhopal: Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan made a string of announcements to douse flames of farmers’ protest that rocked the state in June this year. However, most of them are yet to be fulfilled. During day-long fast in Bhopal, following death of six farmers in police firing
    at Mandsaur, he had urged farmers to refrain from violence and maintain peace.

  • Bhopal: Mishandling turned things from bad to worse

    Bhopal: It is for the first time in the regime of CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan that farmers have taken to the streets in such huge numbers and with so much anger in their hearts. And one reason for this is the mishandling of the situation at the very top level. It was due to this mishandling that the agitation turned violent. No one except the CM has the right to take any

  • Bharatiya Kisan Sangh stages dharna in Ujjain

    Ujjain: A dharna was staged by the Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) at Tower Chowk on Monday in protest against the high-handedness of the MP electricity board officials.

  • Agitated farmers demand to lift ban from usage of water of ponds

    Ujjain : Hundreds of agitated farmers with the functionaries of Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) gave memorandum addressed to Collector Kavindra Kiyawat and demanded for lifting ban on usage of water of Sahebkhedi and Undasa Pond for irrigation purpose at Kothi Palace on Friday.

  • Why doesn’t Modi call farmers to his residence, asks BKS

    BHOPAL : Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) has alleged that the government for consistently ignoring farmers. BKS convened a convention at Samanvay Bhawan on Wednesday. BKS has declared that if demands are not taken for consideration, it will launch mass agitation in the days to come.

  • Greenhouse farming ‘ineffective’ in north Gujarat

    Ahmedabad:  The Gujarat government’s greenhouse farming initiative has proved to be ineffective as many farmers have incurred losses due to crop failure after adopting the method, according to Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS).