Thursday, July 23, 2015

#Anna Hazare to support against Land Acquisition (Amendment) Ordinance

Jai Kisan Andolan started as a nationwide protest against the Land Acquisition (Amendment) Ordinance. Farmers have demanded the government to bring in Farmers’ Income Guarantee Act to ensure an income of at least Rs.15,000 a month for each agricultural household.

Narmada Bachao Andolan, National Alliance of People’s Movements (NAPM), Bharatiya Kisan Union, Shetkari Sanghatan, Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha and Paschim Odisha Krushak Sanghatan are leading the national campaign.