Farmers, protesting new laws meant to change indian agriculture, rode through tear gas fired by the police to stop them.
Download Sanjay Dutt Farmers Protest. Dutt had surrendered in may 2013 following a supreme court verdict confirming his conviction. The founder of a sustainable farming movement and the guardian's south asia correspondent explain why farmers are so angry.
A protesting farmer threw a tear gas shell back at the police in new delhi on tuesday. Millions of farmers across india are protesting against new laws they say will leave them vulnerable to predatory private corporations. Dutt has often been accused of being given preferential treatment during his prison term mired in controversy in which he spent more.
Six farmers were killed on june 6 last year when the police opened fire on protesters in madhya pradesh's mandsaur.
They may not have had a grand reunion in mumbai, but perhaps they were saving it for madrid. Thousands of farmers clashed with police as protesters on the outskirts of the city forced their way in. The bills, passed by india's parliament this week, make it easier for farmers. Six farmers were killed on june 6 last year when the police opened fire on protesters in madhya pradesh's mandsaur.