Sunday, 29 May, 2022
TopicNarendra Singh Tomar

Topic: Narendra Singh Tomar

Still searching for farm protest solution, Modi govt back in huddle to find middle path

Monday’s 7th round of talks with farmer leaders was also inconclusive, and now govt is trying to come up with a solution acceptable to them before next round on 8 January.

Govt agrees to 2 of farmers’ 4 demands after round 6 of talks, but won’t repeal farm laws 

Govt has agreed to exclude farmers from penal provisions of the Air Quality Management ordinance and to not pursue the draft Electricity Bill 2020. 

‘Wall of lies’ to fall soon, protesting farmers will realise truth, says Agriculture Minister

Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said many farmers have started see the benefits of the new farm laws, and added that dialogue is the only way to resolve the issue.

Leave protest, come for talks –– Agriculture Minister Tomar urges farmers

Tomar, who is leading the talks with 40 farmers unions, hoped that farmers would understand the importance of these three legislations and will hold discussion with the government.

This is Vajpayee’s agriculture minister’s advice to Modi govt to end crisis over farm laws

Sompal Shastri has told Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar that farmers' trust in govt has diminished as incomes have constantly dropped, and that's why they are protesting.

Informal talks on, hopeful to resolve farmers issues before 2021, says agri minister Tomar

Agriculture Minister Tomar also asserted that the new farm laws are beneficial for farmers & the govt is ready to give a written assurance that MSP & mandi system will continue.

Haryana MPs, MLAs meet Agriculture Minister Tomar amid ongoing farmers protest

This comes after Haryana Deputy CM Dushyant Chautala and Agriculture Minister Narendra Tomar's meeting, following which the state leader had said MSP will be ensured for farmers.

Govt talking to farmers to fix date of next meeting, says Agriculture Minister Tomar

Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh is leading the negotiations with 40 farmer unions and has discussed the issue with Home Minister Amit Shah earlier today.

Agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar meets Amit Shah as farmers protest enters day 17

Tomar was accompanied by Union minister Som Parkash, both of whom along with their ministerial colleague Piyush Goyal, had led the government's negotiations with the protesting farmers.

Farmers threaten to resume rail roko, say will take it nationwide as stalemate continues

Farmer leaders say they had set today as deadline for govt to repeal the 3 farms laws, threaten to also block toll plazas across country.  

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