Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], November 29 (ANI): Amid farmers' protests against Union government's agricultural laws, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati said it would be better if the Central government reconsiders the three newly-enacted legislation, stating that the farmers are agitating throughout the country as these laws were made without their consent.
New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Sunday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over ongoing protests against "anti-farmer" laws and said that the Centre should withdraw these legislations.
New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): As farmers on Sunday continued their protest against the Central farm laws at the Ghaziabad-Delhi border, the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) asked why they were being appealed to shift their demonstration to Nirankari Samagam Ground in Burari on the outskirts of the national capital.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], November 29 (ANI): Telangana Chief Minister and Telangana Rastra Samithi (TRS) president Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao while addressing a public meeting in Hyderabad stated that national parties have failed in running the country and the time has come for a change.
Karnal (Punjab) [India], November 29 (ANI): A case has been registered against Haryana Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) president Gurnam Singh Chaduni for his alleged involvement in the farmers' agitation in the state in protest against the new farm laws.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], November 29 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya on Saturday appealed to farmers to withdraw their protest and alleged that the agitation was "nothing but a conspiracy hatched by the Congress".
New Delhi [India], November 28 (ANI): Asserting that the Burari ground on the outskirts of the national capital is "too small to accommodate tens of thousands" of farmers, leaders of several opposition parties issued a joint statement on Saturday demanding a larger venue for them to protest against the new farm laws, besides food and lodging facilities in Delhi.
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], November 28 (ANI): Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal on Saturday accused Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar of "maligning and insulting" farmers protesting against three farm laws and said the party formed a three-member panel to coordinate with like-minded political parties to support farmers' agitation.
New Delhi [India], November 28 (ANI): Hours after Union Home Minister Amit Shah appealed to the farmers' union to gather on Nirankari Samagam Ground in Burari on the outskirts of Delhi, saying the Centre was ready to hold talks even before the scheduled day of December 3, the farmers said the government should come forward with an "open heart" and not on a "condition".
Chandigarh (Haryana) [India], November 28 (ANI): Congress leader Deepender Singh Hooda met agitating farmers at the Delhi-Haryana border in Bahadurgarh on Saturday and said the Central government should not wait till December 3 and should talk to the farmers immediately and listen to their demands.