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mandsaur violence

Loan waiver is now fashion, should only be given in extreme cases: Venkaiah

Meanwhile, farmers' protest turned violent on Thane-Badlapur highway as they said, their land is being acquired by the Ministry of Defence.

22 Jun 2017 11:53 AM

Farmers' stir: Ex-Mandsaur district collector, former SPs suspended

The govt's suspension order posts Singh at the secretariat, while Tripathi and Thota will be attached to Bhopal police headquarters.

22 Jun 2017 11:21 AM

Farmer hangs self over debt payment issue in MP's Sagar

Reportedly, the total number of farmer suicides in Madhya Pradesh has now risen to 17 since the protests started in Mandsaur on June 6.

22 Jun 2017 10:54 AM

Cong leaders perform 'shavaasana' as protest against death of Mandsaur farmers

The 'protest yoga' was observed in front of the party office in wake of the recent widespread protest in Madhya Pradesh.

21 Jun 2017 12:13 PM

Bullets not found in bodies of farmers during autopsy: MP Congress leader

Congress leader, Ajay Singh, also alleged that the state government deliberately removed bullets from the bodies of dead farmers.

20 Jun 2017 9:40 AM


A broken promise brokers unrest

The truth is that Shivraj Chouhan did not give the required attention to agriculture and to the needs of farmers.

18 Jun 2017 3:07 AM

If BJP-ruled Maharashta, UP can give loan waiver, why can't MP: Scindia

Scindia, criticised the BJP govt for not taking any action against those who fired at farmers in Mandsaur last week, killing 5.

15 Jun 2017 4:59 PM

Situation demanded such step: Congress MLA after beating up farmer in Maharashtra

This incident comes at a time when the farmers have been agitating across the country for loan waivers and better cash for their produce.

15 Jun 2017 1:08 PM

Shivraj Singh Chouhan meets slain farmers’ families

While five farmers were killed in the police firing, while one more person died in the baton charge by cops on June 6.

15 Jun 2017 1:40 AM

Mandsaur violence: MP CM meets kin of killed farmers, gives Rs 1 cr aid

The state government had on Tuesday sanctioned a financial aid of Rs 1 crore each to the families of six farmers killed.

14 Jun 2017 6:02 PM


Mandsaur violence: Shivraj Chouhan promises to waive loans of farmers killed

The single member commission will probe under what circumstances the farmers were killed in the agitation.

14 Jun 2017 1:50 PM

Mandsaur violence: MP CM Chouhan to visit farmer's families today

Earlier on Sunday, Chouhan, who started an indefinite fast on June, ended his fast by consuming coconut water.

14 Jun 2017 8:10 AM

Family disputes, not agricultural debts lead to farmer suicides: MP Home Minister

Meanwhile, Congress spokesperson Surjewala stated that the entire nation is trying its best to expose the BJP's 'anti farmers' mindset'.

13 Jun 2017 8:30 PM

Cong leader Scindia released on personal bond after being arrested in MP

Mandsaur has become the epicentre of a farmers' agitation over a demand for loan waivers and better prices for their produce.

13 Jun 2017 5:49 PM

Their issues were also in my dreams: MP CM to visit farmers' families on June 14

Shivraj Singh Chouhan further said that in the entire world, Madhya Pradesh stands at number one position in the agricultural sector.

13 Jun 2017 1:32 PM


Not a terrorist: Hardik Patel after being arrested on way to MP's Mandsaur

The Patidar Andolan leader was accompanied by Janata Dal (U) leader Akhilesh Katiyar, who was also placed under arrest.

13 Jun 2017 1:24 PM

Farmers will open fire on govt: MP Cong leader in video

The gathering was held to pay tribute to the five farmers who were killed in the police firing in Mandsaur on June 6.

13 Jun 2017 10:01 AM

Didn't try to burn down police station, told cops to do so: MP Congress MLA

MLA Shakuntala Khatik said she told cops to set the station on fire as they had 'failed to ensure women's safety'.

12 Jun 2017 11:26 AM

Curfew lifted from remaining areas of Mandsaur

Curfew was lifted from all three police station areas of Mandsaur city on Sunday, but was in place in Pipliamandi police station area.

12 Jun 2017 7:53 AM

Medha Patkar, 2 others arrested after trying to meet kin of slain Mandsaur farmers

The activists, around 30 in number, were stopped by the police at the Dhodhar toll plaza in the neighbouring Ratlam district.

11 Jun 2017 8:30 PM