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Days after arrest by Assam police, Jignesh Mevani to return to Ahmedabad today

Ahmedabad:  Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani, who was arrested by the Assam police last week, will arrive at Ahmedabad airport late on Tuesday afternoon. In a video message, he said he would be landing at Ahmedabad airport at 4 pm. From there, he will be going to Sarangpur to offer flowers to the statue of Dr...

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani re-arrested immediately after bail  

He was arrested by Assam’s Barpeta police in a case of alleged assault on a woman cop   Guwahati: Shortly after getting bail from the Assam High Court in a case related to his tweet against PM Narendra Modi, Gujarat (Vadgam) MLA Jignesh Mevani was arrested again in another case. He was taken back to...

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani arrested by Assam police over tweet

An FIR had been registered in Assam against his tweet saying PM Modi considered Godse his God   Ahmedabad: Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani was arrested by Assam police on the basis of a complaint filed in Assam over his “objectionable” tweets. He was arrested from Palanpur circuit house. The complaint against Jignesh Mevani was filed...

Jignesh Mevani, Kanhaiya Kumar likely to join Congress

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani and Jawaharlal Nehru University’s (JNU) former student union leader Kanhaiya Kumar are likely to join the Congress, according to media reports. Notably, their induction into the grand old party is scheduled on October 2—the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Earlier, the two leaders, with a significant following, were expected to join...

Jignesh Mevani moves HC, demands use of MLA fund for fight against COVID-19 in Vadgam

Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani has approached the Gujarat High Court seeking directions to the Gujarat government to permit him to spend his MLA fund to set-up an oxygen plant, COVID testing facility, purchase ventilators and ensure Remdesivir and Tocilizumab injections for the people of his constituency. The MLA has said that his constituency has primary...

Jignesh Mevani tests positive for COVID-19

Independent MLA from Vadgam Assembly constituency in Gujarat, Jignesh Mevani, on Friday revealed that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is recovering in isolation. He has urged people who have come in contact with him in the past few days to get tested for the viral infection. Mevani took to Twitter to inform people...

Valsad court discharges Jignesh Mevani in fake video tweet case

A court in Valsad discharged Independent MLA Jignesh Mevani in a fake video case on Twitter. The Vadgam MLA had on May 20 last year shared a video in which he had wrongly attributed a video of a teacher beating up a half-naked student as that of RMVM School in Valsad. After the tweet, the...

Mevani questions govt on declining tests for Covid19, says state trying to wash its hand of its responsibilities

Vadgam MLA and Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani has written to the chief minister seeking an increase in number of Covid19 tests in the state. He has also asked that the number of beds to treat Covid19 patients be increased to help battle the rising number of cases in the state. It should be noted that...

Rahul Gandhi, Jignesh Mevani Take a Dig at PM Modi

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi surprised his fans by tweeting that he is contemplating to give up his social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi immediately took a dig at Modi. Gandhi, while reacting to the Prime Minister’s tweet, wrote on his official Twitter account: “Give up Hatred, not...

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani Arrives in Araria to Support Protest Against CAA and NRC

Jignesh Mevani, the only independent MLA from Gujarat who has expressed his displeasure by tearing down the copy of the Citizenship Amendment Act in Gujarat Legislative Assembly. He is about to address a huge public meeting at Azad Academy ground in Araria, Bihar. Dev Desai, a social activist from Gujarat has also visited Bihar with...

MLA Jignesh Mevani Attacks on BJP, Says Will Perform ‘Holi’ by Burning Copies of CAA on Jan 10

There is a wave of protests all over the country regarding the Citizenship Amendment Act and NRC. Where more than half a dozen states have opposed this Act and announced not to implement it. Gujarat assembly, independent MLA Jignesh Mevani Sunday said that instead of bringing such a proposal, the BJP should bring proposals to...

Gujarat Govt is Trying to Suppress Voice of Opposition & Students: Jignesh Mevani

Jignesh Mevani, an independent MLA from Gujarat was seen taking part in the students protest. Recently students are still protesting for the cancellation of Bin Sachivalay Examination. He had announced that a fight will be fought from road to the assembly for the justice of the students. The Gujarat Legislative Assembly starting from today in...