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Farmers Protest: 42 Farmers' unions impleaded as parties before the Supreme Court

By Rajan Nath -- December 23, 2020 8:48 pm -- Updated:December 23, 2020 8:53 pm

Amid farmers protest against farm laws 2020, at least 42 farmers' unions have been impleaded as parties to the case pending before the Supreme Court.

The development came after a Supreme Court bench led by Chief Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde, on December 17, allowed farmers to continue their protest against the farm laws 2020.

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Amid farmers protest against farm laws 2020, 42 farmers' unions have been impleaded as parties to the case pending before the Supreme Court.

The apex court had also directed the petitioners to ensure that all farmers unions be made a party to the case.

Amid farmers protest against farm laws 2020, 42 farmers' unions have been impleaded as parties to the case pending before the Supreme Court.

The petitioners sought removal of farmers from protest sites citing the inconvenience caused to the public as the protestors blocked roads.

One of the petitions was filed by law student Rishabh Sharma. He stated that it was necessary to remove the protestors as it was blocking roads and disrupting emergency/medical services in the national capital where Covid-19 cases were increasing rapidly.

Amid farmers protest against farm laws 2020, 42 farmers' unions have been impleaded as parties to the case pending before the Supreme Court.

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Rishabh Sharma, through Advocate Om Prakash Parihar, now impleaded the following farmers unions as parties to the case:

Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU)

BKU Units of: Sidhupur, Rahewal, Lakhowal, Dakaunda, Bhanu, Tikait, Doaba, Kadian, Mansa, Maan, Chadhuni Jattan, Mubarakpur, Ambavta

BKU Ekta Ugraha
BKU Krantikari VPO Phull
Jamhoori Kisan Sabha
Kul Hind Kisan Federation
Krantikari Kisan Union
Kul Hind Kisan Sabha
Kirti Kisan Union
Punjab Kisan Union
Kul Hind Kisan Sabha
Kisan Sangharsh Committee
Azad Kisan Sangharsh
Jai Kisaan Andolan
Kisaan Majdoor Sangharsh
Majha Kisan Committee
Indian Farmer Association of India
Bhartiya Kisan Manch
Lok Bhalai Insaaf Welfare Society
Doaba Kisan Samiti
Doaba Kisan Sangharsh Committee
Ganna Kisan Committee
Aajad Kisan Committee, Doaba
Kul Hind Kisan Federation
Kisan Bacharach Morcha
Kul Hind Kisan Sangharsh Talmel Committee
Sarva Hind Rashtriya Kisan
Mahila Kisan Adhikar Munch
Rashtriya Kisan Mahasangh

-PTC News

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