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Hardik Patel To Launch Indefinite Hunger Strike To Demand Patidar Reservation
Gujarat Reservation Movement, Patidar leader Hardik Patel announced that he will go on a hunger strike start from today. He clarified that even if the administration does not allow it or the court bell can cancel, he will not change the decision to starve. Three years ago on August 25, 2015, there w..
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal Again Takes U-turn; Postpones Hunger Strike Over Sealing Issue
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has postponed his hunger strike that he had announced earlier this month, saying he would sit on fast if the ongoing sealing drive was not stopped in the city by March 31. According to the Aam Aadmi Party, the Supreme Court is going to hear the sealing matter ..
Highlights Of Anna Hazare’s Speech From Ramlila Maidan; Lashes Out At PM Modi
Launching a fresh anti-corruption agitation with an indefinite fast here on Friday, social activist Anna Hazare said his efforts to communicate with the Modi government on issues of Lokpal and agrarian distress had yielded no result. "I have written 43 letters to the Modi government in the last f..
Jharkhand MLA Demanding CBI Probe Into Maoist Leader’s Surrender Ends Fast
An All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) legislator on hunger strike since Sunday demanding a CBI probe into the "surrender" of Maoist commander Kundan Pahan, ended his fast after the state government promised to look into the issues raised by him. Jharkhand Home Secretary S.K.G. Rahate and Additi..
Kapil Mishra Warns Of ‘New Drama’ By AAP For Distraction
On the fourth day of his hunger strike, sacked minister Kapil Mishra on Saturday warned that the AAP will resort to "new drama" to distract attention from the "foreign trips controversy". "Fourth day of satyagraha - What new drama will be done to distract attention from the question of foreign t..
Kapil Mishra Attacked In House
Sacked Water Minister Kapil Mishra was on Wednesday attacked in his house as he was sitting on indefinite hunger strike to protest alleged corruption in the Aam Aadmi Party. A person from among the crowd at his house slapped Mishra repeatedly, shouting "He (Mishra) has betrayed the party." Th..
Mishra Begins Fast, Seeks AAP Leaders’ Foreign Trip Details
Sacked Delhi minister Kapil Mishra on Wednesday began his indefinite hunger strike at his home and threatened not to eat anything till Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reveals who funded foreign trips of five AAP leaders in the last two years. In an open letter to Kejriwal, Mishra, suspended from t..
Rahul Visits Engineering College Professor On Hunger Strike
Congress Vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday visited Professor Joshil K Abraham of G B Pant Engineering College at AIIMS, who is on hunger strike against corruption and lack of infrastructure for students. "Gandhi understood the problem and gave unconditional support of Indian National Congr..
Teacher On Hunger Strike Taken To AIIMS By Police
A teacher of the G.B. Pant Engineering College who was on a hunger strike to protest the institution's condition was taken to the AIMMS forcibly by police on Friday - the 10th day of his agitation, students said. "A team of about 80-100 police officers visited sir (Assistant Professor Joshil K Ab..
Panneerselvam Leads Hunger Strike Demanding Probe Into Jayalalithaa’s Death
Tamil Nadu's former Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam and his followers began their one day fast on Wednesday demanding a judicial inquiry into the death of former Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa. The hunger protest is being held at all the district headquarters in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaika..