Tag: Patidar Agitation

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  • Hardik Patel likely to break his indefinite fast soon

    Hardik Patel likely to break his indefinite fast soon

    Saturday was the 15th day of Hardik Patel's indefinite fast which started on August 25 at his residence.

    September 9, 2018
  • A new caste agenda

    A new caste agenda

    Social dignity and political empowerment of the lower castes have figured prominently in the agenda of caste-based identity politics in India while economic issues such as redistribution and livelihood have not been given adequate political attention. The dominant tendency is to regard socio-cultural recognition as the cardinal aspect of social justice. Economic welfare is regarded …

    December 18, 2017
  • Rahul Gandhi to visit Gujarat on Wednesday

    Rahul Gandhi to visit Gujarat on Wednesday

    Amid efforts by Congress to seek support of Patidar agitation leader Hardik Patel ahead of Gujarat Assembly elections, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will visit the state on Wednesday and address a series of corner meetings in Bharuch and Surat districts. The visit comes two days after Hardik Patel had said that his organisation Patidar …

    October 31, 2017
  • Patidar leader Hardik detained in Gujarat

    Patidar leader Hardik detained in Gujarat

    Patidar agitation spearhead Hardik Patel was detained on Monday evening while on way to Anand in connection with an alleged dacoity and loot incident. As many as 70 policemen detained the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) leader Hardik Patel, intercepting him on the Ahmedabad-Vadodara Expressway, while he was on way to central Gujarat town of …

    August 28, 2017