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Farmers shout slogans as they take part in a protest against the central government's recent agricultural reforms on the outskirts of Amritsar.

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Bhim Army National President Chandrashekhar Azad pays tribute to Babasaheb Bhim Rao Ambedkar on his birth anniversary, during the ongoing farmers' protest, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Bhim Army National President Chandrashekhar Azad being felicitated by BKU leader Rakesh Tikait, during the ongoing farmers' protest, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Bhim Army National President Chandrashekhar addresses during the ongoing farmers' protest, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Farmers block the KMP Expressway during their ongoing agitation against the three farm reform laws, at Kundli border in Sonipat district.

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Farmers block the KMP Expressway during their ongoing agitation against the three farm reform laws, at Kundli border in Sonipat district.

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Farmers seek support from the commuters while blocking the KMP Expressway as part of their ongoing agitation against the three farm laws, in Ghaziabad.

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Farmers block the KMP Expressway during their ongoing agitation against the three farm laws, in Ghaziabad.

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Farmers block traffic on the KMP Expressway during their ongoing agitation against the three farm laws, in Ghaziabad.

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Farmers block the KMP Expressway during their ongoing agitation against the three farm laws, in Ghaziabad.

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Water dispenser machine installed at Ghazipur border protest site in New Delhi.

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Preparations being made for comfort of protesting farmers at Ghazipur border in Delhi.

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Bamboo cottages are being constructed at Ghazipur border to bring respite from the scorching heat, in Delhi.

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Farmers at Ghazipur border during their ongoing agitation against Centre' s farm reform laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers during their ongoing protest against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Farmers at Ghazipur border during their ongoing agitation against Centre's three agri-laws, at Ghazipur border in Delhi.

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Preparations on at Ghazipur border protest sites to bring respite from the scorching heat, in Delhi.

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Farmers rest in front of an air cooler as the summer season approaches, during their ongoing protest against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Farmers during their ongoing protest against the new farm laws at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Mud Satyagraha Yatra activists arrive at farmers' protest site at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi. In the Yatra activists have collected soils from 29 states in support of farmers' agitation.

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Farmers' protest over agri -laws outside Food Corporation of India (FCI) office in Gurugram.

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Farmers protest outside Food Corporation of India (FCI) office in Amritsar.

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National President of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) Naresh Tikait with other leaders at a farmers' panchayat on the National Highway-9, near Ghazipur in New Delhi.

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Farmers raise slogans during a panchayat on the National Highway-9, near Ghazipur in New Delhi.

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National President of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) Naresh Tikait addresses a farmers' panchayat on the National Highway-9, near Ghazipur in New Delhi.

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Farmers during their ongoing protest against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Traffic at Chilla border due to blockade by farmers after Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait's convoy was allegedly attacked in Rajasthan's Alwar, during their ongoing agitation against three farm laws, in Noida

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Farmers block traffic at Ghazipur border after Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait's convoy was allegedly attacked in Rajasthan's Alwar, during their ongoing agitation against three farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers celebrate Holi with clay during their ongoing protest against new farm laws at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi.

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Farmers raise slogans during their ongoing protest against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Artists perform on the stage during farmers' ongoing protest against new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Farmers celebrate Holi with clay during their ongoing protest against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Bharatiya Kisan Union spokesperson Rakesh Tikait celebrates Holi with farmers, during their ongoing protest against the farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Bharatiya Kisan Union Spokesperson Rakesh Tikait along with his family members during 'Holika Dahan', amid farmers' ongoing protest against farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Bharatiya Kisan Union Spokesperson Rakesh Tikait along with his family members during 'Holika Dahan', amid farmers' ongoing protest against farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Members of various farm unions burn copies of the new farm laws during their protest, in Jalandhar.

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Bharatiya Kisan Union Spokesperson Rakesh Tikait along with his family members at Ghazipur border before the inception of 'Holika Dahan', amid farmers' ongoing protest against farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Farm union activists being detained by police personnel in support of the nationwide strike against the new farm laws, at Town Hall, in Bengaluru.

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An elderly woman raises slogans during a protest against the three new farm laws at NH 7 in Bathinda.

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Farmers shout slogans as they block a road during a nationwide strike by various farmers' organizations against the new farm laws, in Amritsar.

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Farmers block a road during a nationwide strike by various farmers' organizations against the new farm laws, in Amritsar.

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Farm union activists stage a protest in support of the nationwide strike, called by farmers' unions against the three farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers stage a protest against Centre's three farm reform laws, in Ghazipur.

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Left-wing and Samjukta Kisan Morcha activists stage a protest in support of the nationwide strike, called by farmers' unions against the three farm laws, in Ranchi.

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Members of the Delhi-Katra Express Highway Kisan Sangharsh Committee stage a protest against Punjab government opposing land acquisition for the Delhi-Katra Express Highway, at Chandigarh Bathinda road in Patiala.

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Social activist Medha Patkar addresses media at Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti Head Office in Guwahati.

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A farmer builds a plyboard wall of a temporary shed at Ghazipur Border during the ongoing agitation against new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Congress MP Deepender Hooda with farmers at Singhu border on martyrdom day of freedom fighter Bhagat Singh.

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Members of farmer unions commemorate the martyrdom day of freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev, during their ongoing agitation against new farm laws, in Amritsar.

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Farmers wear yellow turbans to pay tributes to Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev on their martyrdom day, during their ongoing agitation against new farm laws, at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi.

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Farmers, wearing yellow turbans, commemorate the martyrdom day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev during their ongoing agitation against new farm laws, at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi.

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Farmers, wearing yellow turbans, commemorate the martyrdom day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev during their ongoing agitation against new farm laws, at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi.

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Farmers, commemorate the martyrdom day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev during their ongoing agitation against new farm laws, at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi.

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Farmers, commemorate the martyrdom day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev during their ongoing agitation against new farm laws, at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi.

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Farmers, take part in a march to commemorate the martyrdom day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev during their ongoing agitation against new farm laws, at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi.

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Farmers, take part in a march to commemorate the martyrdom day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev during their ongoing agitation against new farm laws, at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi.

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Farmers wear yellow turbans to pay tributes to Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev on their martyrdom day, during their ongoing agitation against new farm laws, at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi.

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Protesting farmers observe 'Shaheed Diwas' at Ghazipur border near Delhi.

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Protesting farmers observe 'Shaheed Diwas' at Ghazipur border near Delhi.

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Protesting farmers observe 'Shaheed Diwas' at Ghazipur border near Delhi.

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Protesting farmers observe 'Shaheed Diwas' at Ghazipur border near Delhi.

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Protesting farmers observe 'Shaheed Diwas' at Ghazipur border near Delhi.

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Farmers pay tribute to Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, Rajguru on 'Shaheed Diwas'

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Protesting farmers observe 'Shaheed Diwas' at Ghazipur border near Delhi.

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March 23 is observed as 'Shaheed Diwas' to pay tribute to Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru who were hanged for killing British police officer J P Saunders. The trio wanted to avenge the death of Lala Lajpat Rai.

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Protesting farmers observe 'Shaheed Diwas' at Ghazipur border near Delhi.

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Sculptures depicting farmers agitation, during their ongoing protest at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Protesting farmers observe 'Shaheed Diwas' at Ghazipur border near Delhi.

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BKU spokesperson Rakesh Tikait stages a protest against Centre's farm reform laws, at Freedom Park in Bengaluru.

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Members of farmers' union and activists participate in a protest against Centre's three agri-laws, in Bengaluru.

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Bharatiya Kisan Union Spokesperson Rakesh Tikait (C), farmer leaders Darshan Pal (3R), YudhVeer Singh (4R) and others during 'Kisan Mahapanchayat', in Shivamogga.

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Haryana Congress Committee President Selja Kumari addresses farmers during their protest against the new farm laws, in Gurugram.

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A Kisan leader addresses farmers during a protest against the new farm laws, organised under the banner of Punjab Khet Mazdoor Union, in Bathinda.

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The protest site at Ghazipur wears a relatively deserted look, in New Delhi.

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The protest site at Ghazipur wears a relatively deserted look, in New Delhi.

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Vehicles ply on a carriageway of the NH-24 after it was reopened for the traffic, near Ghazipur border in Ghaziabad. The road was shut in the light of farmers' protest against the Centre's farm reform laws.

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Vehicles ply on a carriageway of the NH-24 after it was reopened for the traffic, near Ghazipur border in Ghaziabad. The road was shut in the light of farmers' protest against the Centre's farm reform laws.

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Vehicles ply on a carriageway of the NH-24 after it was reopened for the traffic, near Ghazipur border in Ghaziabad. The road was shut in the light of farmers' protest against the Centre's farm reform laws.

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Activist Medha Patkar during a public meeting organised by West Bengal Kisan Mahapanchayat at Nandigram in East Medinipur.

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A public meeting organised by West Bengal Kisan Mahapanchayat at Nandigram in East Medinipur.

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Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait with others during a public meeting organised by West Bengal Kisan Mahapanchayat at Nandigram in East Medinipur.

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Farmers construct permanent shelter as the summer season approaches, during their ongoing agitation against Centre's three agri-laws, at Tikri border in New Delhi.

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Farmers construct a brick house for shelter as the summer season approaches, during their ongoing agitation against Centre's three agri-laws, at Tikri border in New Delhi.

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Farmers construct a brick house for shelter as the summer season approaches, during their ongoing agitation against Centre's three agri-laws, at Tikri border in New Delhi.

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Farmers construct a brick house for shelter as the summer season approaches, during their ongoing agitation against Centre's three agri-laws, at Tikri border in New Delhi.

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Farmers sit inside a temporary house on a hot day during their ongoing protest against the new farm laws, at Kundli border.

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NBA leader Medha Patkar, Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) spokesperson Rakesh Tikait along with leaders of Samyukt Kisan Morcha during 'Mahapanchayat' under Gandhi statue, in Kolkata.

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NBA leader Medha Patkar addresses a gathering during 'Samyukt Kisan Morcha's Mahapanchayat' under Gandhi statue, in Kolkata.

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BKU Spokesperson Rakesh Tikait during 'Samyukt Kisan Morcha's Mahapanchayat' under Gandhi statue, in Kolkata.

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Farmer leader Manjeet Singh Dhaner addresses, as other farmer leaders Raminder Singh Patiala, Suresh Koth and Harmesh Singh Mehma look on, during a protest meeting against BJP, in Kolkata.

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Legendary farm leader Mahendra Singh Tikait's son Narendra Tikait (R) along with other family members, at his residence in Sisauli village, Muzaffarnagar. In an interview with PTI, Narendra stated that his two brothers and the entire Tikait family would leave the protest if even smallest of any wrongdoing is proved against even a single family member, as he rejected allegations by some quarters that they have built properties and made money from the agitation.

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Security personnel at Tikri border, during the ongoing farmers' protest against the Center's new farm laws, in New Delhi

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Women participate in a sit-in protest on International Women's Day, in solidarity with the ongoing farmers' agitation against Centre's agri-laws, at Bahadurgarh in Jhajjar district.

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Women showcasing their power and Unity at Farmer's protest at Singhu Border on the International Women's Day, in New Delhi

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Women showcasing their power and Unity at Farmer's protest at Singhu Border on the International Women's Day, in New Delhi

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Female farmers and members of different women's non governmental organizations shout slogans at the site of ongoing protests by farmers in Ghazipur, Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border, near New Delhi.

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Farmers watch female farmers and members of different women's non governmental organizations shout slogans in their support at the site of ongoing protests by farmers in Ghazipur, Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border, near New Delhi.

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Female farmers and members of different women's non governmental organizations shout slogans at the site of ongoing protests by farmers in Ghazipur, Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border, near New Delhi

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A female farmer activist participates in a protest at the site of ongoing protests by farmers in Ghazipur, Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border, near New Delhi.

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Women from Punjab and Haryana participate in farmers' protest against the Center's new farm laws, on International Women's Day, at Tikri Border in Delhi.

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