Sunday, Jan 29, 2023

Patidar Protest


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

April 24, 2016 3:21 pm

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

April 20, 2016 12:46 am

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

April 19, 2016 5:24 am

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

April 19, 2016 3:58 am

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

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

April 19, 2016 5:24 am

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

Patidar agitation: Bureaucrat links stir to fall in cotton prices

February 20, 2016 3:12 am

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’

January 08, 2016 4:02 am

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

November 27, 2015 12:58 am

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”.

Lalji Patel in Vadodara: Don’t let lotus bloom

November 20, 2015 1:12 am

Patidar leader says mood of the state against BJP.

Quota protest: Hardik Patel detained in Rajkot before third India-South Africa ODI

October 18, 2015 6:09 pm

Hardik had threatened to protest from inside the cricket stadium along with Patidars to press for their demand of reservation for Patidar community.