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Jignesh Mevani


Mevani discharged in 2019 defamation case

October 21, 2020 4:52 am

Valsad Police had registered a case of defamation against Mevani under IPC sections 500 and 505 (2) on June 15, 2019, after he had uploaded a video on his Twitter account regarding a teacher beating students.

Gujarat: Mevani-led group to impart self-defence training to girls

October 17, 2020 2:42 am

The training programme has been organized by Mehsana chapter of Rashtriya Dalit Adhikar Manch (RDAM), an organization led by independent MLA Jignesh Mevani.

Ahmedabad: Hardik Patel, Jignesh Mevani among dozens detained ahead of rally for Hathras victim

October 07, 2020 5:12 pm

Various voluntary organizations had organized the Pratikar Yatra in Ahmedabad seeking justice for the Hathras victim and in protest of the allegedly deteriorating situation of law and order with regard to the security of women in Gujarat and the entire country.

Gujarat: Mevani alleges multicrore scam in MNREGA in Banaskantha

August 02, 2020 3:41 pm

Independent MLA Jignesh Mevani said that nearly 226 job cards were shown as deleted after the alleged scam surfaced. The deletions reflect in the online portal for MNREGA.

Send migrants back home, look after their needs in Gujarat: Mevani to CM

May 20, 2020 8:45 pm

Seeking immediate steps for their safe return, Mevani also gave a few suggestions to the state government such as putting in public domain the registration process of labourers who want to return home, wide dissemination of the selection process and dated acknowledgement to a migrant worker on registration.

LRD recruitment: Govt 'vindictive', posted women who protested to remote places, says Mevani

May 10, 2020 11:41 pm

The state government, however, denied the charges and said that police department is a disciplined force and one has to provide service wherever asked to.

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.


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.