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Jignesh Mevani


Gujarat: Congress stages walkout after majority rejects SC/ST Bill

March 13, 2020 4:17 am

Asking all members of the House to rise above party lines and support the Bill, Solanki also said that five states of India have already passed similar Bills in their respective states and Gujarat should follow them.

Ahmedabad: 22 people booked for violence in Banaskantha

December 21, 2019 1:47 am

The 22 accused were booked under sections pertaining to conspiracy (120 B) along with attempt to culpable homicide (308) and endangering life (336), unlawful assembly (143, 149), rioting (147, 153), assault and obstruction to public servants (152, 353), criminal intimidation (506(2)) of the IPC.

Jignesh Mevani suspended for defying Gujarat CM’s resolution on Constitution

December 10, 2019 1:13 pm

Monday was the first day of the three-day session. Constitution Day is celebrated on November 26 to commemorate the adoption of the statute book.

Ahmedabad: MLA Jignesh Mevani joins D-colony residents in fight against demolition

October 07, 2019 11:13 am

In his speech, Mevani suggested that the demolition drive was a “conspiracy” to break the Congress vote bank.

Centre wants to divide society, hurt its social fabric: Jignesh Mevani

September 19, 2019 3:12 am

Mevani said lakhs of poor people in the country were fighting to get two square meals a day but “these fascist forces are bent on dividing Hindus and Muslims in the name of cow”.

Mevani urges people to vote out casteism, communalism

August 28, 2019 2:18 am

In Parbhani, Mevani also touched upon pressing local issues including water scarcity and the continuing agrarian crisis. “Farmers are being turned into beggars by poor policy-making,” he said.

Fake video case: Court in Gujarat rejects police demand for Jignesh Mevani’s custody

August 04, 2019 5:00 am

Mevani had earlier been granted bail by the Gujarat High Court, which directed him to present himself to Valsad police when called.

Fake video case: Jignesh Mevani’s statement recorded

July 26, 2019 5:24 am

A case of defamation had been filed against the independent MLA after he shared a video on Twitter of a teacher beating a student and attributed it wrongly to RMVM School in Valsad.

Fake video case : Gujarat HC grants anticipatory bail to Jignesh Mevani

July 24, 2019 3:33 am

Mevani’s plea for anticipatory bail was rejected last week by a trial court in Valsad.

Fake video case: Jignesh Mevani moves Gujarat HC for anticipatory bail

July 20, 2019 12:37 am

The court of Justice Vipul Pancholi granted a stay on Mevani’s arrest for two days in relation to an FIR accusing him of “defaming a school by tweeting a fake video” in May. The court is expected to hear the matter next on Monday.


Jignesh Mevani, Umar Khalid, Kanhaiya Kumar unite to attack BJP in 'Yuva Hunkar' rally

January 09, 2018 10:22 pm

Protesting for the release of Dalit outfit Bhim Army’s founder Chandrashekhar Azad, Jignesh Mevani on Tuesday organised ‘Yuva Hunkar’ rally at the Parliament Street, New Delhi.