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28 organizations converge to fight for people’s welfare – Times of India

Mysuru: Samatha Vedike organization head and advocate Sumana said 28 organizations have decided to come together to form ‘Janandolana Mahamaitri,’ to fight for the welfare of the people.Speaking to reporters here on Friday, Sumana said organizations such s Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha, Karnataka Janasangrama Parishat, Sarvodaya Karnataka Paksha, Swaraj Abhiyana, Dalit Sangarsha Samithi, AIMSS, AIDYO and Odanadi Samsthe will be part of the Mahamaitri.

Source: 28 organizations converge to fight for people’s welfare – Times of India

Minimum support price sought – The Hindu

The Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS) has urged the State government to intervene in the crisis gripping onion growers in the wake of the crash in prices and purchase the commodity by paying a minimum support price (MSP). KRRS State convenor N. Nanje Gowda sought to caution the government against the possibility of onion farmers resorting to suicide in the light of the rock bottom prices.

Source: Minimum support price sought – The Hindu

raitha sangha: Raitha Sangha demands minimum support price for onion – Times of India

The government should take action to provide minimum support price for onion, said N Nanje Gowda, convener, Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha. He told reporters on Sunday that the government should step in to procure the crop from farmers above the production cost and save farmers who are in utter distress failing to repay loans.

Source: raitha sangha: Raitha Sangha demands minimum support price for onion – Times of India

Cauvery Row: SC directs Karnataka to release 6,000 cusecs a day to Tamil Nadu – The Hindu

The Cauvery Supervisory Committee’s order to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu resulted in the escalation of tension across Mandya district, besides prompting farmers to intensify protests. The Mandya Zilla Raitha Hitarakshana Samiti (MZRHS) has expressed unhappiness over the CSC order and announced that it would intensify protests in the district. Members of various farmers and Kannada associations staged road blocks and at major junctions in Mandya, Srirangapatna and Maddur towns on the Bengaluru-Mysuru Highway.

Source: Cauvery Row: SC directs Karnataka to release 6,000 cusecs a day to Tamil Nadu – The Hindu

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Farmers seek support price for produce, facilities at APMC yard – The Hindu

Farmers belonging to the Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS) and Hasiru Sene have sought support price for horticultural farmers to bail them out of crisis due to the vagaries of the market.They have also called for shoring up the facilities at the APMC yard and rectifying the anomalies in weights and measures which, the farmers alleged, results in losses.

Source: Farmers seek support price for produce, facilities at APMC yard – The Hindu

Mahadayi: protests staged – The Hindu

The rejection of Karnataka’s interim plea by the Mahadayi Water Disputes Tribunal (MWDT) led to public outrage and protests in various parts of the State on Thursday.Traffic was severely affected on Bengaluru-Mysuru highway. Members of the Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS) and Hasiru Sene, Karnataka Rakshana Vedike, Jaya Karnataka, and Ramanagaram Advocates Association protested and burnt the effigies of MWDT for “neglecting Karnataka” and the Lok Sabha members “for failing to solve the problem”.

Source: Mahadayi: protests staged – The Hindu

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More water released from KRS to Tamil Nadu – Bhatkallys.com

Members of the Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha staged a protest over the Karnataka Irrigation Department’s decision.The Karnataka Irrigation Department on Wednesday increased discharge of water from the Krishnaraja Sagar (KRS) to Tamil Nadu to clear the July quota, as per the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal (CWDT) order.

Source: More water released from KRS to Tamil Nadu – Bhatkallys.com

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