Jignesh Mevani

Jignesh Mevani, 19 others sentenced to 6 months jail

Mevani and others can appeal the order before the sessions court.

published on : 16th September 2022

Gujarat: Two netas quit Congress over Mevani's growing stature; to join BJP

Another senior SC leader of the Congress told this newspaper that Mevani was likely to be propped up as the party’s Dalit face nationally.

published on : 4th August 2022

Gujarat Congress appoints seven working presidents ahead of state polls

The new working presidents include Jignesh Mevani, who represents the Scheduled Castes, and Chotila MLA Rutvik Makwana and MLA Ambarish Der, both representing the OBC community.

published on : 9th July 2022

Gujarat: Congress observer list shows Gehlot effect as Rajasthan gets maximum participation

Of the 37 observers, 23 are from Rajasthan, including 13 ministers and 10 MLAs, as per the party’s notification on Wednesday.

published on : 8th July 2022

Jignesh Mevani gets bail in 2017 'azadi kooch' case; MLA cannot leave Gujarat without court's nod

A sessions court in Mehsana town in Gujarat has granted bail to Jignesh Mevani and nine others in a five-year-old case of holding an 'azadi kooch' without permission.

published on : 3rd June 2022

Jignesh Mevani hopes Congress may not project anyone as CM face in Gujarat polls

Mevani, who was here campaigning for Congress candidate contesting the bypoll in Thrikkakara Assembly constituency, however, said he was not in the race for the top post.

published on : 29th May 2022

'Even BJP governments haven't sent teams to study Gujarat model': Jignesh Mevani

Mevani campaigned for Uma Thomas at Thrikkakara constituency in Kerala and attended a public meeting seeking votes for the Congress candidate.

published on : 29th May 2022

Jignesh questions Hardik diatribe against Congress

It made him a star campaigner in the elections and gave him a helicopter for campaigning.

published on : 21st May 2022

'You could have left Congress in a dignified manner': Mevani blasts Hardik

Mevani targeted Patel two days after the latter resigned from the Congress and launched a no-holds-barred attack on the functioning of the opposition party in Gujarat.

published on : 20th May 2022

Gujarat court sentences MLA Jignesh Mevani, 9 others to 3-month jail for taking out 'Azadi' march in 2017

The court also imposed a fine of Rs 1,000 each on all the 10 convicts.

published on : 5th May 2022

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani calls for bandh on June 1

Reaching Ahmedabad after spending nine days in Assam jail, Mevani questioned the intention of the Assam Police.

published on : 4th May 2022

Jignesh Mevani calls Gujarat government 'useless' on his return from Assam

Jignesh Mevani targeted the Assam government for not saying 'sorry' over a lower court's critical observation regarding an FIR filed against him in the north-eastern state.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani challenges PM Narendra Modi 'Pushpa' style, says he is fire not flower

Gujarat legislator Jignesh Mevani enacted a gesture from Telugu movie 'Pushpa - The Rise' and mouthed its dialogue to challenge PM Narendra Modi.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Barpeta court crossed limits in Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani's bail order observations: Gauhati HC

Jignesh Mevani was arrested by Assam Police first on April 19 from Palanpur town in Gujarat after an FIR was registered against him in Kokrajhar for his tweet on the prime minister.

published on : 2nd May 2022

My arrest pre-planned conspiracy designed by PMO, act of cowardice: Jignesh Mevani

Mevani also asked what the interest of the BJP or the prime minister could be in arresting him over a mere tweet as if he were a terrorist.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Jignesh Mevani completes legal formalities in Kokrajhar, to leave for Gujarat 

Mevani was granted bail by the Kokrajhar court earlier on Monday in a case related to a tweet on Prime Minister Narendra Modi but was rearrested immediately afterwards.

published on : 30th April 2022

Assam govt received instructions from PMO to arrest me, alleges Jignesh Mevani

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani who is out on bail alleged that his arrest was a conspiracy  

published on : 30th April 2022

Jignesh Mevani granted bail by Assam court in second case, likely to be released on Saturday

“The district and sessions court, Barpeta granted bail to him on a PR bond of Rs 1,000 in connection with the second case,” the MLA’s legal counsel Angshuman Bora told The New Indian Express

published on : 29th April 2022

Court reserves order on Mevani's bail plea

Meanwhile, Congress, which supports Mevani, held protests across Assam during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the state during the day.

published on : 28th April 2022

Jignesh Mevani's arrest: Lawyers to move bail plea, Congress to protest across Assam

Congress leaders on Wednesday announced to stage a sit-in against the arrest of Mevani, who had earlier pledged outside support to the party, in all 34 districts of the state on Thursday.

published on : 28th April 2022
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