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

A veiled tension started building up here on Monday morning on the very first day of winter session of the State legislature just when Ministers and legislators started entering the Suvarna Vidhana Soudha (venue of the 10-day winter session). Members of various farmers organisations led by Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha staged a demonstration in front of the Deputy Commissioner’s office before proceeding to the Vidhana Soudha.

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

KRRS, other groups demand special package for State – The Hindu

Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha and other progressive organisations began a dharna here on Monday, demanding a special package for Karnataka which is facing severe drought, and waiver of farm loans. The protesters have urged the legislators of the State to decide on these demands in the special legislature session at Belgaum.

Source: KRRS, other groups demand special package for State – The Hindu