June 26 marks the completion of the seventh month of the sit-ins and encampments establish at the borders of Delhi in India. The farmers are holding Save Farming Day. Farmers, workers and other toilers are holding demonstrations in front of government offices and giving memoranda to governors in different states and to the President of India in Delhi.
Indian residents abroad and their friends across the globe are also holding demonstrations, rallies and other manifestations in support of farmers under the signboard Save Farming. The militant actions are defending freedom of speech which is under vicious attack in India by the present administration.
The occasion also marks the completion of the sowing of paddy (rice). This means that more people will join the Morchas (encampments). The women have taken the lead in looking after sowing the paddy … [More]