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Jignesh Mewani

Kanhaiya Kumar, Jignesh Mewani join Congress

The former JNU student leader also contested against Union Minister Giriraj Singh in Bihar's Begusarai LS seat in the 2019 general elections

28 Sep 2021 6:15 PM

Mewani booked for posting doctored images

The same picture was posted on twitter as well, which went viral.

06 Jun 2018 2:47 AM

Jignesh Mewani detained at Jaipur airport

In the letter, ACP Nitindeep Blaggan cited criminal cases against him in the past for disturbing peace and creating caste animosity.

16 Apr 2018 2:42 AM

Case filed against Jignesh Mewani for provocative remarks on Modi

The case was filed based on a complaint from a designated 'flying squad officer' on election duty of Chitradurga Assembly Constituency.

07 Apr 2018 1:29 PM

Guj Police detains Mevani on way to protest rally against Dalit activist's death

Dalit activist Bhanu Vankar attempted self-immolation to protest against delay in allotment of a land piece to a Dalit family.

18 Feb 2018 5:11 PM


Congress to send Hardik Patel to counter BJP in MP

State BJP president Nand Kumar Chouhan however ruled out the possibility of the trio making any impact in MP.

13 Feb 2018 1:25 AM

Jignesh Mewani may pose a threat to Mayawati

Mayawati, who claims to be on the comeback trail in Uttar Pradesh, is no longer worried about the BJP making inroads into her vote base.

20 Jan 2018 2:23 AM

Journos boycott press meet after Mewani asks TV channel to remove mic

After a close door interaction with students and academicians, Mewani had agreed to a short media meet.

17 Jan 2018 1:11 AM

Police cautious over Jignesh Mewani’s rally in city

The ‘social justice’ or ‘Yuva Hunkaar’ rally is planned to be addressed by Mr Mevani and Assam peasant leader Akhil Gogoi.

09 Jan 2018 1:06 AM

Jignesh Mewani popular, but outsider tag may harm him

Mevani is being seen as an outsider, since he is from Mehsana and his movement was largely based out of Saurashtra.

12 Dec 2017 2:15 AM


Gujarat polls: Hardik Patel, Jignesh Mewani to hold joint meetings

The series of meetings would be capped by a huge public rally in Ahmedabad on December 6, the death anniversary of B R Ambedkar.

16 Nov 2017 5:11 AM