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Gujarat BJP fears loss of Patel votes, may eye OBCs

Now, fearing a further loss of votes, the BJP seems to be focusing on OBCs and other non-Patel voters.

16 Mar 2019 2:24 AM

Gujarat HC judge recuses himself from hearing Hardik Patel's rioting case

The 25-year-old had joined the Congress at a party rally in Gandhinagar on Tuesday and expressed his desire to contest the Lok Sabha polls.

13 Mar 2019 4:00 PM

2019 Lok Sabha elections: Patidar leader Hardik Patel joins Congress

Patel has indicated that he wants to contest the Lok Sabha election 2019 from the Jamnagar seat.

12 Mar 2019 4:02 PM

Hardik Patel to fight from Jamnagar?

Patel must first secure stay on conviction in rioting case to contest LS election.

12 Mar 2019 2:39 AM

Patidar leader Hardik Patel likely to join Congress on March 12: report

Hardik Patel's joining will coincide with the Congress Working Committee or CWC meeting in Ahmedabad.

07 Mar 2019 9:44 AM


Youth leaders march to ‘Save Constitution’

Patel also slammed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for not raising the real issues that that important for the youth.

26 Nov 2018 3:35 AM

If changing names can return glory, then rename all Indians as Ram: Hardik Patel

'The country is reeling under unemployment and farmers' issues but the Centre is busy with renaming cities and erecting idols,' he added.

15 Nov 2018 4:40 PM

Hardik Patel to support Dhangar quota stir

Ahead of the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections next year, the issue of Dhangar reservation has become more sensitive.

11 Oct 2018 2:00 AM

Hardik Patel ends fast; no deal in sight

Hardik Patel broke the fast by having lemonade from the hands of Patidar community leaders Naresh Patel and C.K. Patel.

13 Sep 2018 3:07 AM

Hardik Patel ends fast after 19 days; no talks with Gujarat govt yet

After ending his fast, the quota leader said, 'The fight for quota for my community and farm loan waiver will continue'.

12 Sep 2018 5:17 PM


Hardik Patel shifted to hospital as health declines

During the meeting, Hardik asked Naresh Patel to mediate with the Gujarat government and hold talks on three of the former’s demands.

08 Sep 2018 2:23 AM

Hardik Patel will give up water if BJP doesn’t talk in 24 hrs: PAAS

Hardik patel's health is deteriorating, but the government has not shown any intention to find a solution, PAAS convener Manoj Panara said.

06 Sep 2018 10:14 AM

As Hardik Patel loses 20 kg in hunger strike, Gujarat govt steps in

BJP-led state govt held meeting with leaders of Patidar community on Tuesday, hrs after doctors expressed concern over the health of Patel.

05 Sep 2018 8:52 AM

On day 9 of hunger strike over quota, Hardik Patel declares his ‘will’

Hardik has divided his property among his parents, sister, 14 youths killed during quota agitation in 2015 and a Panjrapole.

03 Sep 2018 2:51 PM

Hardik Patel’s fast: Gujarat Congress seeks govt’s help

Meanwhile, former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt met Hardik at his residence, the venue of his indefinite fast.

30 Aug 2018 1:28 AM


Quota stir: RJD, TMC support Hardik Patel fast on second day

Hardik Patel, who heads the Patidar Anamant Andolan Samiti (PAAS), has been demanding a loan waiver for farmers in the state.

27 Aug 2018 6:10 AM

Hardik Patel begins indefinite fast for Patidar quota at his home

Vasoya, a Patidar, said he, along with other Congress MLAs, would sit on a symbolic fast from Sunday.

26 Aug 2018 1:24 AM

Hardik Patel to go ahead with indefinite fast

Hitting out at the state government, he said, “I am not being allotted a venue (for the fast) because the government is afraid of me.

25 Aug 2018 5:45 AM

BJP's 'Hitlershahi' can't stop my fight, says Hardik Patel

The quota agitation leader said he is not daunted by the sentence as he is already walking in the shroud of death.

25 Jul 2018 4:09 PM

Hardik Patel held guilty in 2015 Gujarat riots case, gets 2 years in jail

Two of Hardik's aides, Lalji Patel and A K Patel, were also held guilty by the court for 2015 Visnagar rioting case.

25 Jul 2018 1:18 PM