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Jignesh Mevani meets governor, seeks protection for 116 Dalit families

The families who received agricultural land parcels under the provisions of the Agriculture Land Ceiling (ALC) Act are unable to cultivate it due to alleged encroachment on it by non-Dalits, Mevani said in the memorandum.

Excluded from panel on atrocities against Dalits, Jignesh Mevani calls it prejudice

Jignesh Mevani submitted a list of demands on prevention of atrocities against Dalits and tribals in Gujarat, and asked the state government to discuss it at the meeting and do the needful

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Jignesh Mevani booked for ‘defaming’ school through ‘fake’ video tweet

On May 20, Mevani uploaded a forwarded video on Twitter, without checking its veracity, and even tagged the handle of the Prime Minister’s Office. The video shows a person in a room beating children with a foot ruler and kicking them.

Drop criminal cases against Dalit protesters: Jignesh Mevani to Gujarat CM

He also sought protection for around 600 Dalit beneficiaries in Kutch who have got farm land under the Agricultural Land Ceiling (ALC) Act.

Election results 2019: Dalits had no reason to vote for BJP this time, a stunned Mevani says

Admitting to reading the pulse of the people wrong, Mevani said he thought these issues would “create a lot of trouble for Modi”, but “the culture of Hindutva has prevailed”. He said “what Modi has done in the last five years was good enough to wipe him out”, but it was “collective insanity” that it did not happen.

Vote for someone who sends your kids to Oxford not Ayodhya: Mevani

Campaigning for her in Old Seemapuri area of East Delhi, he claimed Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to send poor children to Ayodhya due to Hindu-Muslim politics.

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Jignesh Mevani slams Modi’s vikas model that ‘omits Dalits, favours corporates’

“Naa behenein, naa baachiyaan, naa maatayein surakshit hai, Modi tere raaj mein sirf gai surakshit hai. (Under Modi, only cows are protected, not sisters, mothers and girls.) In the name of cow (protection), you murdered 35-40 innocent people,” Jignesh Mevani said.

Jai Hind! Jai Bheem! Lal salaam: Swara Bhaskar campaigns for Kanhaiya in Begusarai

Though not into active politics, Swara Bhaskar has been a vocal critic of the BJP and recently launched a scathing attack on right-wing trolls for attacking her on Twitter over her repeated criticism of the central government.

Giriraj blames Mevani for attacks on migrants in Gujarat, dalit leader hits back

An indignant Mevani hit back saying he would sue the BJP leader for defamation and alleged that in the backdrop of the "silence" of the ruling BJP in Gujarat, during the anti-migrant violence, Giriraj's outbursts were tantamount to "ulta chor kotwal ko daante".

Jignesh Mevani reaches Begusarai to campaign for CPI candidate Kanhaiya Kumar

Kanhaiya will file his nomination on April 7. While the RJD has not yet announced its candidate, BJP candidate Giriraj Singh is yet to start campaigning in Begusarai.

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

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.

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