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Patel, meanwhile, also alleged in a tweet that a police officer had threatened to kill him when he was brought out of the hospital.
Tension gripped Surat with mobs setting ablaze a BRTS bus and vandalising a bus stand tonight, apparently in protest against the arrest of Patidar quota agitation leader Alpesh Kathiriya.
Patidars are a divided lot with youth in the rural areas appearing to be providing strong support to their leader Hardik Patil, while those in urban areas may not be that enthusiastic about him.
Growers warn of change in political scenario in Bhavnagar and Amreli; Congress and PAAS call policies anti-farmer.
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday targetted the Congress for its tie-up with the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti and other groups for the Gujarat elections.
A 'Y' category of armed VIP security cover has been accorded by the Centre to Gujarat's Patidar leader Hardik Patel, official sources today said.
In the fast-paced sequence of events over 24 hours, no one was left who still doubted that PAAS leaders were doing regular politics using the Patidar quota agitation.
Congress sources said they have accepted other demands made by the PAAS leaders like quashing FIRs registered against them by the state government.