The AIKSCC was formed under the aegis of All India Kisan Sabha
and other Left-affiliated farmers' bodies in June, 2017, following protests by farmers in states such as Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh for debt relief and remunerative prices.
Nashik (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 21 (ANI): The farmers under the banner of All India Kisan Sabha
on Thursday continued to march to the state Legislative Assembly in Mumbai, over the demands of complete farm loan waiver and implementation of Swaminathan Commission recommendations among others.
Balakrishnan of the All India Kisan Sabha
, the farmers' wing of the CPM, said.
Earlier in March this year, around 25,000 farmers under the banner of All India Kisan Sabha
carried out a protest march, demanding a complete farm loan waiver.
While the supporters of Bt brinjal welcomed the minister with a garland of eggplant, the opponents including the farmers and activists of leftist organisations like the All India Kisan Sabha
and the Swadeshi Jagran Manch started shouting slogans.
Earlier in March, a protest by the All India Kisan Sabha
had around 30,000 farmers participating in it.
Also, that the party will support All India Kisan Sabha
in its call for 'Jail Bharo' on August 9.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 12 (ANI): Amitesh Kumar, Joint Commissioner of Police (Traffic) on Monday said that no road would be closed due to the protest march by the All India Kisan Sabha
12 (ANI): Reacting on All India Kisan Sabha
protest march, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said farmers have been facing problems not only in Maharashtra but all over India.
12 (ANI): A delegation of farmers from All India Kisan Sabha
on Monday reached the Maharashtra Assembly for the meeting with the state government formed committee to discuss their demands.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 12 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said he is extremely positive in fulfilling the demands of labours and adivasi, after a delegation of farmers from All India Kisan Sabha
reached the Maharashtra Assembly to meet the state government formed committee.
All India Kisan Sabha
General Secretary and CPI(M) leader Hannan Mollah, who participated in the protest, said there has been a deliberate attempt to create a vicious atmosphere against the Muslims in the country and the attack was an outcome of that.