Praful Khoda Patel

Lakshadweep eco-tourism development plan gets thumbs-up from hoteliers

Successful bidders will get three years for construction and 72 years for the operation and maintenance of the projects.

published on : 5th September 2021

Lakshadweep row: Filmmaker Aisha Sultana appears before police, interrogation begins

Sultana was served a notice under Section 41A Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC), and the police asked her to appear before the police in connection with the case.

published on : 20th June 2021

Patel arrives in Lakshadweep on ‘black day’, four islands under lockdown due to Covid surge

Men and women wearing black clothes held protests in their homes as the island is under lockdown.

published on : 15th June 2021

Lakshadweep administrator Praful Khoda Patel to visit islands amid protest by Opposition parties

The protesters also seek reinstatement of hundreds of people who were allegedly removed by the administration from government-related contractual jobs.

published on : 13th June 2021

Lakshadweep row: UDF MPs stage dharna, demand withdrawal of 'anti-people' regulations

IUML MP ET Mohammed Basheer termed the regulations 'undemocratic' and called for the withdrawal of regulations and executive orders passed after May 12. 

published on : 7th June 2021

Kerala MPs to move privilege motion against Lakshadweep administrator Praful K Patel

Behanan, Prathapan send notice for motion against Praful Patel to LS Speaker Om Birla

published on : 29th May 2021

Lakshadweep issue: Kerala HC seeks response from administrator Praful K Patel

K M Natarajan, Additional Solicitor General, who appeared for the administrator, sought two weeks’ time to inform the court of their views on the matter.

published on : 29th May 2021

Congress, AIYF, DYFI activists take out protest marches against Lakshadweep Collector

A large police presence was in the area to prevent any untoward incident, and the officers had to intervene to pacify the agitators and bring the situation under control.

published on : 28th May 2021

'Lakshadweep deserves a developmental vision': Rahul writes to PM, demands withdrawal of new regulations

In a letter to the prime minister, he said all this is being done by the new Administrator Praful Khoda Patel in the guise of development and maintaining law and order.

published on : 27th May 2021

Opposition plans joint petition to President against Lakshadweep admin Patel

In the all-party meeting, which will be held  online, CPM and NCP leaders will participate. Local BJP leaders are also  expected to attend the meeting, sources said.

published on : 27th May 2021

Kochi, Beypore ports may lose out as Lakshadweep administrator promotes Mangaluru

Munshid Ali, member, Beypore Port Advisory Council, Calicut Chamber of Commerce, said Kerala is losing out in terms of tax revenues too as the business moves to Mangaluru.

published on : 26th May 2021

Eight leaders quit Lakshadweep BJP after new administrator's arbitrary actions

Abdullakutty even said that administrator Patel was trying to implement the development dream of Narendra Modi in Lakshadweep.

published on : 26th May 2021

Centre’s pointsman in Lakshadweep in eye of storm, rouses furore among locals

The BJP, on its part, termed the campaign as the handiwork of the vested interest groups to create communal rift in the society.

published on : 25th May 2021