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Updated : 2 months ago IST
Nadda's remarks came in light of activist Medha Patkar, who spearheaded the Narmada Bachao Aandolan to prevent the displacement of locals due to the water of the Dam, joining Rahul Gandhi during the Maharashtra leg of the Bharat Jodo Yatra on Saturday.
Updated : 2 months, 1 week ago IST
In an apparent swipe at Rahul Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that during the Bharat Jodo Yatra, the Congress leader walked with a woman who tried everything to derail the Narmada Project.
Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel has also slammed the Congress over Patkar's participation in yatra, saying the opposition party has "time and again shown their animosity towards Gujarat and Gujaratis".
Earlier on Thursday, Congress had tweeted Rahul's photo with Magsaysay awardee Patkar from the verified page of 'Bharat Jodo Yatra'.
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], September 13 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday attacked BJP in poll-bound Gujarat and alleged that the party is trying to make Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi as the "Prime Minister through the backdoor" and "successor" to Prime Mi
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], August 22 (ANI): The Congress, which was on the receiving end of the campaign by NGOs in the UPA-II government over allegations of corruption that played a role in its ouster, has now reached out to the civil society groups for support and engagement during the Bharat J
Updated : 6 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Barwani (Madhya Pradesh)[India], July 12 (ANI): Social activist Medha Patkar has been booked for allegedly misusing the donation funds, informed the police on Monday.
Barwani (Madhya Pradesh) [India], July 10 (ANI): An FIR has been registered in Madhya Pradesh against 11 people including social activist Medha Patkar for allegedly misusing the donation money.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 19 (ANI): Renowned social activist Medha Patkar has moved the Supreme Court seeking uniform directions to the respondents, including the Union of India (UOI) to make appropriate and necessary arrangements so as to safeguard the interests of the elderly prisoners wh
Updated : 2 years ago IST
New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Delhi Police on Wednesday held 37 farmer leaders including Medha Patkar, Buta Singh, Yogendra Yadav responsible for Tuesday's violence in the national capital during the farmers' Republic Day tractor rally.
Updated : 2 years, 4 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the Bombay High Court order whereby all such convicted prisoners who are undergoing punishment under the Special Acts were refused to be released on interim bail in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
New Delhi [India], September 13 (ANI): Social activist Medha Patkar approached the Supreme Court for interim release of prisoners charged under Special Acts amid COVID-19.