Ayyakannu(Search results - 7)
17, Apr 2018, 6:44 PM IST
Ayyakannu sleeps next to the dead bodies for Cauvery water, will his pleas be heard?
Tamil Nadu's farmer leader and advocate Ayyakannau who is on a stir for years now for the cause of farmers recently entered Trichy Oyamari Cemetery and staged a protest by sleeping next to the dead bodies there, demanding the formation of Cauvery Management Board.
19, Apr 2017, 11:10 AM IST
In Pics: They ate rats and snakes, wore skulls and ran naked, but could not melt the PM’s heart!
This is the sad state of Tamil Nadu farmers, whose woes are not heard by the Centre. Is the Prime Minister ignoring the Tamil Nadu farmers as against the ones in the Uttar Pradesh?
The farmers of Tamil Nadu have been demanding a loan waiver, release of drought relief fund and release of Cauvery water from Karnataka. They are staging protest in all possible ways at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi from a month.
They even tried to meet the PM, but all in vain. Thus here are 10 pictures which show the sand plight of Tamil Nadu farmers.
13, Apr 2017, 2:14 PM IST
Is this why the Centre is ignoring leader Ayyakannu?
The naked protest, skull stir, eating rats, dead snakes-everything the Tamil Nadu farmers under the leadership of Ayyakannu has drawn the attention of people of the entire country. But it looks like the Centre has turned its back towards these farmers. This might be the reason!