Kisan Mukti March | Nov 2018

Kisan Mukti March | Nov 2018

We covered almost every state on their issues and sought response from various governments. We with AIKSCC had sought a special Parliamentary session to address and pass the two Kisan Mukti Bills we prepared on remunerative price and loan waivers. Those bills propose (a)1.5 times of cost and MSP be made a legal requirement, (b) the government buy all harvested..Read More

Kisan Mukti Sansad | Nov 2017

Kisan Mukti Sansad | Nov 2017

History was written on Parliament Street in New Delhi on 21st November 2017 when a large congregation of farmers across at least 20 states of India joined a Kisan Mukti Sansad, or a Farmers’ Liberation Parliament.  Two demands have unified them all 150 organizations, in the hope that the immediate acute crisis of farmers, forcing many to resort to suicides, will..Read More

Kisan Mukti Yatra | July 2017

Kisan Mukti Yatra | July 2017

In Mandsaur, Madhya Pradesh 6 farmers were shot dead in police firing when protests erupted due to non-remunerative prices during the procurement of crops. This yatra was undertaken in Madhya Pradesh demanding justice for the martyrs families and remunerative prices. After a 13-day rally that began in Mandsaur, agitating farmers gathered at Jantar Mantar, Delhi, demanding that the government take immediate..Read More

Tamil Nadu Farmer’s Right Yatra | May 2017

Tamil Nadu Farmer’s Right Yatra | May 2017

Highlighting various demands and rights of farmers, including drought relief, members of the Jai Kisan Andolan, a movement for farmers rights launched by Swaraj Abhiyan, Ekta Parishad, the National Alliance of People’s Movement, ASHA and other farmers organizations launched a yatra of seven drought-hit districts in Tamil Nadu on Thursday.  The march is intended to make farmers aware of their..Read More

Kisan Sansad: Rural India’s Budget

Kisan Sansad: Rural India’s Budget

Every year when Indian Parliament comes up with Union Budget, Swaraj India with Farmer Organizations forwards its expectations to the government before its announced. Organizing Kisan Sansad every year is our flagship programme where we set up or own parliament with experts and farmers analyzing the presented budget and then an ‘alternate budget’ is presented for Rural India.

Jal Hal Padtyatra | May 2016

Jal Hal Padtyatra | May 2016

After the Samvedna Yatra and the historic petition filed by Swaraj Abhiyan in the Supreme Court of India led by Prashant Bhushan, this yatra was undertaken to fight for those rights. The main objectives of the march  was to address the growing rural-urban disconnect; farmer-youth disconnect and simultaneously create awareness amongst people by organizing meetings with village panchayats and farmers and..Read More

‘Samvedna Yatra’ |  Oct 2015

‘Samvedna Yatra’ | Oct 2015

14 days, 4500+ km, 7 states, 35 districts, hundreds of meetings through “drought-affected” regions of seven states from October 2. The two-week-long yatra, that begins from North Karnataka made its way through 25 districts of Telangana, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana. It seeks to understand and highlight the alternative models of dealing with the drought, the group..Read More

Tractor March (From Thikriwal, Punjab to Delhi) | Aug 2015

Tractor March (From Thikriwal, Punjab to Delhi) | Aug 2015

We had declared that their 10-day long Tractor March campaign would not allow the Modi government to pass the “black law” related to land acquisition. The campaign would force the Modi government to withdraw the new land acquisition bill as it would give the government a legal right to acquire the lands of farmers without their consent and without adequate..Read More