Karnataka: Turmeric farmers of Belagavi who sell their produce in Sangli, Maharashtra say market price of Rajapuri turmeric has gone up due to less production. "According to market, the production is 25-30% less this year due to rainfall," says a turmeric farmer
Maharashtra: A person has been arrested for stopping actor Ajay Devgan's car over his tweet regarding farmers' protest, in Goregaon area of Mumbai today morning, say police
Farmers are in trouble there (Punjab). Their power & water supplies have been cut off & nails put in their path. But they run away when they see China. If this kind of preparation was made at borders with China or Bangladesh, infiltration won't happen: Maharashtra CM in Assembly
Big relief for farmers in Maharashtra; power connections won’t be disconnected over unpaid bills.
Mumbai: BJP MLAs protest at the State Assembly against Maharashtra Government, over the issue of power connections of farmers being disconnected due to pending bills.
#Breaking | Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh orders probe into celebrities' tweets on the farmers' stir. HM hints at probe into a possible BJP hand behind those tweets. Details by Kajal.
Maharashtra: Farmers in Panvel taluka of Raigad have cultivated strawberries in their field. "We got idea of cultivating strawberries here after we visited an Agriculture dept fair. First, we did it on experimental basis, then we planted 1,000 saplings,"said a farmer (19.02.21)
#WATCH | Maharashtra: Under the banner of All India Kisan Sabha, farmers march towards Mumbai from Nashik in support of farmers agitating against three agriculture laws at Delhi borders; Visuals from Kasara Ghat between Nashik to Mumbai.
Members of All India Kisan Coordination Committee had come from Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Maharashtra, Bihar. They supported Farm Bills and gave us a letter on the same. They said that the Modi govt has done this for the welfare of farmers & they welcome & support it: Agri Minister
NDA governments at the Centre and Maharashtra have undertaken record number of initiatives for the farmers. On the contrary, Congress and NCP’s notable contribution was irrigation scam and total apathy towards farmers.
The Mahayuti Government has taken special care of agriculture and irrigation in Maharashtra. When farmers asked Congress-NCP leaders for water in irrigation projects they got vulgar and unparliamentary answers. When farmers asked for help, Congress-NCP gave them bullets.