Dalit leader

Kanhaiya Kumar, Jignesh Mevani to join Congress on September 28

Sources in Congress said Rahul Gandhi wants to overhaul the Congress party by bringing more young and fresh faces to take on the BJP. 

published on : 26th September 2021

Dalit parties head towards slow death across states including UP, Maharashtra

In Uttar Pradesh, many Dalits are increasingly looking at the BJP as an alternative while in Rajasthan and MP, the Congress has gained at the BSP’s cost.

published on : 7th June 2021

We will ensure that not even 20 votes go to BJP in Karnataka polls: Jignesh Mevani

Vadgam MLA and Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani said that he would campaign in the State for three weeks in April ahead of Legislative Assembly elections in the State.

published on : 30th January 2018

BJP unbeatable due to Narendra Modi's non-corrupt image: Prakash Ambedkar

Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh chief and Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar today said the Congress can not dislodge the BJP from power till 2024.

published on : 19th January 2018

Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani fails to back Congress overtly for Gujarat polls

Dalit activist Jignesh Mevani — one of three Young Turks trying to shake up Gujarat politics or the 22 years of unbroken BJP rule in the state — was in Delhi to canvas for his communities’ cause.

published on : 16th November 2017

Gujarat Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani says he's not meeting Rahul Gandhi

Mevani also said that even if he meets Gandhi, it will be to know the Congress' stand on issues of the Dalit community and not for his own "personal gains".

published on : 31st October 2017