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‘Farmer leaders claim numbers are much higher than police estimate’ New Delhi: Amid the ongoing farmers agitation against the Government of India (GoI) introduced farm laws, top officers of Haryana police estimate the presence of around 40,000 “committed supporters” from Punjab and Haryana at Singhu and Tikri borders even after the passing of nearly four months since the agitation shifted to Delhi late November last year. At ground level in Haryana, the farmers are busy…

A 19-year-old Kashmiri was attacked after he went to the salon to get a haircut. He was followed by goons and stabbed in the belly with a scissor injuring his liver. He is currently battling for life in the hospital, Clarion India reported quoting local police. The injured, who works as a catering boy in Patiala city, has been identified as Danish Kumar, a resident of the Dooru area of Anantnag district in Kashmir. Thread:…

New Delhi: In a major blow to the Government of India, the country’s Supreme Court has put on hold the farm laws enacted in September last year forcing thousands of farmers to protest against the government’s move. The top court also said a committee of agricultural experts would be formed to take over negotiations with farmers to end the crisis, NDTV reported. Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde has said: “We are staying three…

New Delhi: Urging the government of India to resolve the farmer row, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday said that protests on highways near Delhi will not only impact the economy of Punjab but also threaten the “national security”. “Discussions are on between the farmers and the centre, there’s nothing for me to resolve. I reiterated my opposition in my meeting with the Home Minister and requested him to resolve the issue as it…