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PASCHIMA ODISHA MAHA SAMAVESH

Programe Past
Date: 16-Mar-2015 Venue: KALA MANDAP PADIA, BALANGIR Not only slogan ‘JAI KISHAN’ but we need Price, Prestige and Pension. This historical declaration is called by thousands of farmers under the leadership of Navnirman Krishak Sangathan. On 16th of March, 2015, the executive body of Balangir District decided to do a Convention of the farmers on 16th March, 2015 at KALA MANDAP PADIA, BALANGIR. 8,000 farmers will participate in the demonstration on the issues of (1) Rs.5000 per month to every farmer as (Social Security) pension and (2) Rs.5000 support price for 1 quintal of paddy. Hope this huge demonstration by farmer’s own initiation will be able to break the callousness of State and will show a new dimension to the pro-people politics. NNKS is involved in the farmer’s movement on…
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Farmer’s Blocked Highway

Programe Past
Date: 26-Mar-2015 Venue: Hightech Square Thousands of farmers under the banner of Navnirman Krishak Sangathan blocked highway for more than 3 hours at Hightech square, Bhubaneswar demanding 29 points for the betterment of farmers on 26th March 2015. Farmers from different corners of the state came to capital and roared against callous state and central Government by pointing their various anti-farmer policies. Despite having heavy sunlight more than 15000 farmers sat on the road and made the programme success. This mega farmer’s programme was started at 9 AM of the morning. Thousands of farmers marched to capital by their own conveyance. They gathered near the Hightech square and by 11 AM they came on to the road with shouting slogans and placards. The major demands of NKS is Price, prestige…
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Jai Kishan Samavesh at Dhenkanala

Programe Past
Date: 28-May-2015 Venue: Mini Statdium, Infront of Collectorate Farmers are feeding to entire nation by giving their blood and toil. But they are highly vulnerable in the society. They are committing suicide. They are going to bed with hungry stomach. Farmers are purchasing everything at MRP (Maximum Retail Price), but when they are selling their paddy, Government is offering them MSP (Minimum Support Price) and that is very less against their input cost. So farmers should get Minimum Justified Price for their production instead of MSP, Mr. Akshay Kumar, convener of Navnirman Krishak Sangathan said in the Jaikishan Samavesh, Dhenkanala organized at Dhenkanala Mini stadium on 28th May 2015. Though temperature was very high more than 42 degree centigrade, but that does not stop farmers to participate in the Dhenkanala…
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3 DAYS FARMERS LEADERSHIP TRAINING CAMP

Programe Past
Date: 06-Jul-2015 Venue: HDF School of Management, Naranapur, Trisulia, BBSR The three days of the farmers leadership training camp was held in HDF School of Management, Naharanpur (Near Trisulia & 15 km from Bhubaneswar) from 6th – 8th July, 2015. Near about 200 participants from 14 districts of Odisha joined in this camp. It was inaugurated by Shri Soumya Ranjan Pattnaik, Editor, Sambad (a leading daily newspaper in Odisha) as the Chief Guest at 10.30am. He focused the issue of Unempoyment & Poverty coming out of the negligence of the Govt. for agriculture. Afterwards, Shri Kiran Sahoo, as the special guest, emphasized the issue of water problem due to the exploitation and pollution of the corporate sector especially in the Keonjhar district. Afterwards, the feedback on the root concept of…
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STATE LEVEL WOMEN’S FARMER’S CONVENTION

Programe Past
Date: 10-Aug-2015 Venue: Institute of Engineers, Bhubaneswar The State Level Women's Farmers Convention of Navnirman Krushak Sangathan was held yesterday on 10th August, 2015 at Institute of Engineers, Bhubaneswar on the issue of Price, Prestige and Pension. Near about three hundred women leadership from 10 districts such that Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Nayagarh, Bhadrak, Khurda, Keonjhar, Dhenkanal & Angul of Odisha participated in the same convention. Initially, this Convention was inaugurated by the Hon'ble Chief Guest Shri Soumya Ranjan Pattnaik, the eminent scholar & the editor of a prominent daily Odia newspaper Sambad, in the chairmanship of Shri Akshaya Kumar, Founder, Navnirman Krushak Sangathan. Shri Pattnaik, as the Chief Guest, formally inaugurated it by garlanding the statue of Mahatma Gandhi. He emphasized his speech on the corruption and exploitation happening…
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Mass protest of the farmers with a historical call of “Do or Die”

Programe Past
Date: 17-Feb-2016 Venue: Lower PMG, Bhubaneswar As you know that we, Navnirman Krushak Sangathan, on behalf of the civil society supported by contributing Rs.2,40,000/- (Two lakhs forty thousand rupees) ((Rs.10,000/- (Ten thousand rupees) to each family)) to 24 families of the farmers did suicide in October & November, 2015 on 30th November, 2015 in the initial phase. After that, we condemned the Govt. stand of the denial of farmers suicide by doing fasting for three days on 16th, 17th & 18th December, 2015 by 300 farmers leaders. Of course, many intellectuals, social activists & opposition political parties had given their moral support by attending the fasting & delivering their views. On 19th November, 2015 we have organized the counter convention of Govt. sponsored Sohela Samavesh by giving the arrest of…
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Fasting from 18th March, 2016 & Satyagraha of “Jail Bharo” on 29th March, 2016

Programe Ongoing
Date: 18-Mar-2016 Venue: Lower PMG, Bhubaneswar The historical padayatra of 15,000 to 20,000 farmers held from Cuttack– Bhubaneswar (about 30 KM march) on 17th February, 2016 on behalf of Navnirman Krushak Sangathan in the high temperature of 44 degree centigrade with the objective of Price, Prestige and Pension. On 18th February, 2016, padayatra entered in to the Lower PMG of Bhubaneswar with a big samavesh. On the same day, Govt. of Odisha invited for the discussion table with the high level committee headed by Sri Sanjay Dasvarma, Minister of FS & CW, SD & TE. The discussion continued for two hours from 1pm to 3pm, but no fruitful result came out regarding the Social Security Allowance (Pension) for the farmers. Therefore, we have decided to start the indefinite fasting from…
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