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Jignesh Mevani visits fasting Dalits of Una, says callous Rupani govt not keeping promises

Mevani is the first politician to visit the Dalits, whose morning-to-evening hunger strike continued for the ninth day on Tuesday.

Gujarat Deputy CM spars with Mevani over bullet train protests, calls him ‘anti-national’

Earlier, Mevani had hit out at the BJP government over the bullet train project, saying, “Farmers in Gujarat and Maharashtra are opposing the bullet train project. My question is when Gujarat and Maharashtra farmers together are saying that they do not want bullet train, then why this is being done.”


Jignesh Mevani interview: ‘I am beyond caste, Dalits must be too... Youth see me more as youth leader now’

I accept differences with Hardik... Politics is the art of navigating, says Jignesh Mevani.

Principal, VP quit after Gujarat college says no Jignesh Mevani event

According to the in-charge principal of the college, Hemantkumar Shah, Mevani was invited as chief guest for the annual function because he is an alumnus and an MLA.

It takes one

Jignesh Mevani has been turned away from a campus in Gujarat. But its principal, his deputy stand up for a besieged ethos.

Kanhaiya, Mevani, Hardik to address rally in Rajkot today

The leaders who have been vocal critics of BJP-led NDA government at the Centre and policies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi are coming to the common platform in the run-up to the Parliamentary election due in a couple of months.


Hemantkumar Shah: From ‘loved child of RSS’ to fierce Modi critic

His selection as in-charge principal of H K Arts College four months ago despite his critical views about the government had surprised many. Hemantkumar Shah says he was given the responsibility because of “neutral” trustees of the college.

Principal, VP quit after Gujarat college says no Mevani event

According to Shah, Mevani was invited as chief guest for the annual function because he is an alumnus and an MLA.

Ahmedabad: After protests, college cancels event that had Jignesh Mevani as chief guest

"...some student leaders who are from BJP, who did not like this and who are actively associated with Gujarat University gave threats to the Trust and to me saying that they will create ruckus at the function (since we invited Mevani) even if there is police,” said the principal.

Jignesh Mevani welcomes Anand Teltumbde's release, says ‘everyone being targeted by State’s repression’

Mevani had said that the scholar “is paying the price for being a leading voice of dissent in India’s fascist rule under Narendra Modi”.

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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.