Patidars News

Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leaders from north Gujarat thank CM for 10% quota

Some of the PAAS members who met the CM included Abhik Patel, Suresh Patel, Dipak Patel among others.

Will campaign against BJP in LS polls if Patidar demands not met: Reshma Patel

Addressing a press conference in Ahmedabad, Reshma said that she had joined the BJP in the run-up to the 2017 Assembly elections believing the party leaders’ promises and with a hope that they would be able to serve people in a better way.


Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader attacked, supporters protest in Surat

According to the police, PAAS co-convenor Alpesh Katheria received a call in the evening when he was at his house in Nana Varachha area. On receiving the call, he reached the main gate of the house where he had an argument with two youths who were accompanied by three others.

10% cent quota for EBCs in Gujarat: BJP's gamble to weaken Patidars?

The ordinance on the EBC quota will be issued on May 1, Gujarat’s foundation day, to be applicable for an annual income cap of Rs 6 lakh -- Rs 50,000 per month --for 'upper-caste' people excluding the OBC/ST/SC.

Patidars to court arrest on April 17 to push for release of PAAS leaders

This is being done to secure the release of those Patidars whom the state government has put behind bars (under various charges, including sedition),” said Lalji Patel of Sardar Patel Group (SPG), one of the two groups agitating to seek reservation for Patidars.

Patidar youths disrupt Ramdev’s yoga camp in Surat

Reports in local dailies had quoted Ramdev as saying that Patidars should think of the nation first. Ramdev has said he was misrepresented.


Patidar quota agitation: Gujarat High Court calls reservation an 'amoeboid monster'

The court has opined that reservation has only played the role of an amoeboid monster and it is shameful to ask for reservation after 65 years of independence.

Patidars to openly support Congress during civic polls in Gujarat

The Patidar community in Gujarat have largely sided with the BJP in the electoral campaigns held during the past couple of decades.

Cong gives 17 tickets to Patidars for RMC polls, infight continues over Ward 14 candidates

Leader of Opposition (LoP) in RMC, Gayatriba Vaghela, her predecessor Pravin Rathod, and former LoP Atul Rajani were among those who got party mandate to seek reelection to the civic body.

Patel agitation: Gujarat HC reserves order on Hardik Patel's petition for quashing sedition charges

Following the argument, the court reserved the order and said it will pronounce it on October 27.