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Atrocities on Dalits and tribals up by 70% in Gujarat between 2003 and 2018; conviction rate below 5% in Modi's first 3 yrs as PM
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Atrocities on Dalits and tribals up by 70% in Gujarat between 2003 and 2018; conviction rate below 5% in Modi's first 3 yrs as PM

Atrocities on Dalits in Gujarat have been rising steadily in the last two decades with the state witnessing a 72 percent increase in the number of registered cases between 2003 and 2018

Demonetisation and GST 'lethal surgical strikes' by Narendra Modi on 125 crore Indians, says Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani
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Demonetisation and GST 'lethal surgical strikes' by Narendra Modi on 125 crore Indians, says Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has executed a "lethal surgical strike" on 125 crore Indians by not providing jobs and implementing the note ban and the Goods and Services Tax (GST), Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani said.

Jignesh Mevani's anti-BJP, anti-Hindutva rhetoric could be what Congress is looking for in Karnataka
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Jignesh Mevani's anti-BJP, anti-Hindutva rhetoric could be what Congress is looking for in Karnataka

Jignesh Mevani's anti-BJP stand has added another political dimension to the upcoming electoral battle in Karnataka, giving a major boost to Congress.

Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani to campaign against BJP in Karnataka Assembly elections
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Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani to campaign against BJP in Karnataka Assembly elections

Gujarat's Dalit leader and newly elected MLA Jignesh Mevani on Monday urged the Karnataka electorate to not vote for the BJP in coming Assembly polls and said he will campaign against that party in the southern state.

Jignesh Mevani had no right to seek a journalist’s expulsion: Such a trend would mean death of media freedom
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Jignesh Mevani had no right to seek a journalist’s expulsion: Such a trend would mean death of media freedom

It is deeply disappointing to note the manner in which Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani stifled the media through tactics that he professes to stand against.

EC data shows five of 905 independent candidates won seats in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls
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EC data shows five of 905 independent candidates won seats in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls

Only five of the 905 independent candidates who fought the Assembly polls in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh managed to win seats, Election Commission data reveal

Gujarat Assembly Election Result: Jignesh Mevani says India is ready for change in 2019 Lok Sabha polls
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Gujarat Assembly Election Result: Jignesh Mevani says India is ready for change in 2019 Lok Sabha polls

Dalit activist Jignesh Mevani, who won the assembly polls from Vadgam in Gujarat, said on Monday that the country is ready for change in the 2019 Lok Sahba elections as the BJP could get only 99 seats despite its repeated claims of winning 150.

Gujarat Assembly Election: Over 70% voter turnout in re-polling at four constituencies
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Gujarat Assembly Election: Over 70% voter turnout in re-polling at four constituencies

More than 70 percent voter turnout was recorded in the re-polling held on Sunday at six polling booths in four Assembly constituencies of Gujarat

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Re-polling to be held at six booths in four constituencies today
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Re-polling to be held at six booths in four constituencies today

The Election Commission on Saturday said re-polling will be conducted at six booths in four Assembly constituencies in Gujarat on Sunday.

Gujarat Election 2017: Jignesh Mevani says 'whether or not I win this election, people's fight will continue'
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Gujarat Election 2017: Jignesh Mevani says 'whether or not I win this election, people's fight will continue'

Mevani shot to fame after the Dalit movement protesting the flogging of Dalit youths in Una and he seems more intent on maintaining that identity than winning the election.

AAP extends support to Jignesh Mevani in Gujarat, will not field candidate against Dalit leader
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AAP extends support to Jignesh Mevani in Gujarat, will not field candidate against Dalit leader

AAP has so far announced candidates for over 30 assembly seats in Gujarat. The Delhi-headquartered party has maintained its contest is with the ruling BJP