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Rajput community


BJP MLA stokes fresh row with ‘green flag threat’ comment

October 07, 2022 1:39 am

Alleging that only “green flags” are visible in the Bharat Jodo Yatra of the Congress, he said: “While the National flag is not seen anywhere in the Bharat Jodo Yatra, the onus is now on us -- Rajput community – to save our country from the green threat," the former BJP legislator from Sardhana said.

After Amagarh Meenas, Udaipur Bhils: assertion of tribal identity

August 12, 2021 10:08 am

Days after tribal groups and Hindu outfits targeted each other over the hoisting of a saffron flag and alleged desecration of idols at a pre-Rajput Meena fort outside Jaipur, a dispute has erupted in Udaipur, where a flag was raised on a statue of Rana Punja Bhil.

Rajasthan elections: Soured ties with Rajputs key hurdle in Vasundhara Raje’s poll fight

October 22, 2018 6:52 am

Polling to the 200 Assembly seats is to take place on December 7. Rajputs account for about 12 per cent of the state’s population and wield influence in at least two dozen Assembly seats.

Assembly polls: Rajasthan royals divided between BJP and Congress

October 08, 2013 4:46 am

The Rajput community in poll-bound Rajasthan appears set to throw up a fractured mandate.

Eye on Rajput votes,BJP inducts Rajyavardhan,Jaipur royal

September 11, 2013 1:22 am

Jaipur royal family heir,Diya Kumari,cited family tradition as the motivating factor to join politics and BJP.

Couple found dead in Bhiwani village field

April 14, 2014 12:11 pm

A young couple allegedly committed suicide at Ratera village in Bhiwani district on Wednesday.