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Patidar rally in MP: Poor response, no worries for BJP govt

Madhya Pradesh has the second largest population of Patidars after Gujarat with which it shares a boundary.

Patel vs Patel vs Patel

The two Patidar leaders also know by now that a large part of the Patidar show in Ahmedabad was spontaneous than orchestrated, and that they have to do something spectacular to deserve the Patidar crown.


Gujarat: 39 held for 'jail bharo' agitation by Patels get bail

The 39 accused were granted bail on furnishing a bond of Rs 15,000 each.

Police ‘excesses’ on Patidars: BJP MP writes to Anandiben Patel

Dinesh Patel, BJP legislator from Padra constituency of Vadodara, has shot off a letter to CM Anandiben Patel, expressing his displeasure at the turn of events in Mehsana during the “jail bharo” programme of Patidars on April 17.

Patidar Protest: Govt holds talks, says charges will be dropped

Earlier in the day, a mob attacked minister Rajnikant Patel’s house soon after curfew was lifted in Mehsana.

Patidar Bandh call in Gujarat: Mixed response, minister’s house torched in Mehsana

According to Gandhinagar Range IG Manoj Shashidhar, some miscreants threw burning rags inside the minister’s house which is not occupied currently.


Patidar-govt talks: Focus on Hardik Patel’s release, quota issue to be raised later

The fresh talks were held just a day after violence was witnessed in Mehsana following Jail Bharo Andolan by the Sardar Patel Group.

Patidar agitation: Bureaucrat links stir to fall in cotton prices

The IAS officer was speaking at the flagship event held on the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad campus, in which state Finance Minister Saurabh Patel was slated to be the chief guest, but he could not attend.

In letter to Anandiben, Hardik says Patidar protest ‘non-political’

The 22-year-old claimed: “A few days ago in a Patel function, you called our Patels (supporters) as selfish and thieves. I am badly hurt by your statements.”

Hardik’s mother, sister detained during Anandiben’s rally

Hardik's mother and sister were later released, even as Anandiben in an anti-Patidar outburst accused those agitating for quota of “defaming Gujarat across the world” and embarrassing her on discussions of the “Gujarat model”.