KISAN POWER: Farmers at the site of a protest rally in Mumbai on Monday. The farmers walked up to the Azad Maidan in south Mumbai early on Monday morning as a part of the "Long March" to press for demands such as the Maharashtra government's loan waiver scheme. A farmer being given medical treatment at Azad Maidan during the march in Mumbai on Monday. Over 35K farmers have walked for days to get to Mumbai. Mumbai police had beefed up security ahead of the march, expecting more farmers from the outskirts of the city to join the 35,000-strong rally.
Source: The Telegraph March 12, 2018 21:11 UTC