Agitating farmers on Friday
rejected Uttar Pradesh government`s higher compensation
package for their land acquired for Yamuna Expressway project
and also threatened to stall construction work of the road.
Demanding higher prices for
sugarcane in UP, Mahendra Singh Tikait on Tuesday said that if farmers did not get
the right price for their crop, they will have no other option
but to sell it in other states.
A local court Thursday issued non-bailable warrants against BKU chief MS Tikait and its Secretary Harpal Singh
after they failed to appear in the court in connection with an 17-year-old case for disrupting railway traffic.