Arhtiyas call off strike after Punjab govt modifies software allowing them to get paid for foodgrain procurement from farmers
The Arhtiyas withdrew the strike after the CM assured them that they will remain an integral part of the food grain procurement system
It is confirmed, Congress CM in Punjab is speaking on behalf of middlemen, not the farmers: Here is what he said
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh has objected to the Centre's move of directly making payments to farmers' bank account, alleging that it would aggravate the ongoing crisis over farm laws.
After opposing reforms that free farmers from shackles of middlemen, Congress now sees middlemen in DBT payment to farmers
While opposing a law that seeks to remove middlemen from farm sector, Congress sees middlemen in DBT payments to farmers
‘Farmer’ protests: Arhtiyas in Punjab to shut down all mandis in state in protest after IT Dept conducts searches, claim persecution
Arhtiyas in Punjab, or commission agents as they are called, are incensed after the IT department served notices to 14 of them.
One in three farmers in Punjab are absentee landlords, MSPs paid to middleman through DBT: Here is how Punjab farmers play by different rules...
In Punjab, FCI and state agencies procure grains from middleman and deposit MSP through DBT into their account, who in turn pay the farmers
There are about 25,000 arhatiyas or middlemen in Punjab who stand to lose profits due to the new farm laws.
Farmer group bats for ‘middlemen’, hails them as ‘service providers’ while scare-mongering about reforms in agriculture sector
Protesting farmers say that they are happy to pay commission to middlemen, claims new farm laws are not needed for their protection
Former Congress leader representing Christian Michel claims he didn’t reveal any names, accuses ED of leaking the charge-sheet
In its fourth supplementary charge sheet, it was reported that Michel named Shekhar Gupta and Manu Pubby to have been asked to tone down their reports.
The BJP claimed that the possession of internal emails of Airbus who is under scrutiny for its shady UPA era deals suggests that Rahul Gandhi is a defence lobbyist.
Agencies start probing the ‘political leader’ mentioned by Christian Michel in correspondence with AgustaWestland executives: Reports
Agencies start probing about a political leader mentioned by Christian Michel in one of his correspondence