Farmers’ protest marks first day of winter session at Belgaum – The Hindu

Meanwhile, several other organisations including the Bhoomi Mattu Vasati Hakku Vanchitara Horatara Samithi launched a dharna under the leadership of veteran freedom fighter H.S. Doreswamy demanding housing and regularisation of bagair hukum lands to the farmers who had been cultivating lands in the fringe areas of the forests since several decades. Leaders and activists of several organisations, including Karnataka Raitha Sangha, Karnataka Janashakti, Bharatiya Krishik Samaja (Samyukta), Karnataka Dalit Sangarsh Samithi, Karnataka Rajya Raith Sangh, Janasangram Parishat, Aranyamula Budakattu Samudayagala Okkuta, Grameen Kulikarmikara Sanghatane and Dalit-Damanitara Swabhimani Horata Samithi joined the protest.

Source: Farmers’ protest marks first day of winter session at Belgaum – The Hindu

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