"We stand by our proposal of keeping 49 per cent reservations for OBC, SC/ST intact and passing a resolution in the Assembly once in power to provide for 20 per cent reservations to other communities", he had said.
However, speaking to ANI, Patel said that he could not contest elections because of his age, but agreed with the Congress to unite against the BJP.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi's political secretary Ahmed Patel, who recently won a hard-fought battle for a Rajya Sabha seat from Gujarat, party general secretary in-charge of the state Ashok Gehlot, Congress state unit chief Bharatsinh Solanki were among leaders who attended the crucial meeting.
As the Gujarat election is gaining grip with the Anti-BJP mood post-GST and version 2.0 of Rahul Gandhi, OBC Ekta Manch leader Alpesh Thakor has given his support to the Congress party saying he is ready to join the grand old outfit on October 23. "Our agitation was about getting reservation under the OBC quota, not about uprooting the BJP and bringing the Congress to power". He is now acting like a Congress agent.
"Though the BJP is trying its best to win the polls, it will not succeed in stopping the Congress' victory march to Gandhinagar".
"It is time to throw out the BJP in Gujarat". Immediately after joining the BJP, the Patel aides targeted their former leader and were all praise for the BJP. The Congress also invited like-minded parties and leaders including Aam Aadmi Party and Chhotu Vasava, a tribal deader and JD (U) MLA close to Sharad Yadav. "Unemployment is a huge problem with lakhs of youngsters without jobs, more than 74,000 farmers are neck deep in debt, illicit liquor flows freely in the state despite prohibition and education and health sectors are in a total mess", Thakor said, adding, "Me, Hardik Patel and Jignesh are all going to join hands with the Congress party to defeat the BJP". Responding to the offer, Hardik said: "Although I believe we must unite against the BJP, this is not a BJP-Congress election".
The magazine estimated that his net worth has dropped by $600,000 to $3.1 billion from $3.7 billion since previous year . As a candidate, Trump said his net worth was more than $10bn, but Forbes pegged that figure at $4.5bn in September 2015.
In 2017 alone, six governors signed state laws that prevent the government from doing business with companies that boycott Israel. At least 21 states have implemented laws that seek to prohibit individuals from boycotting Israel.
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Google is launching the Doodle on the anniversary of Quintanilla's first studio album, " Selena ", which debuted 28 years ago. Saldivar had also been managing Selena's boutique and it is said that she was about to be fired for embezzling money.
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Rajoy hopes to get enough support from all political fronts before taking the step to impose Spain's constitutional power. Any imposing of direct rule would fall under article 155 of Spain's 1978 constitution.
Shipley then sent Garofalo's records to the Navy Times , which first reported that the veteran had falsified his records. While the seal he created exists, Garofalo's claims about his military experience were bogus.
On Monday, Trump had said he would "make a change" if he felt Marino's nomination hurt his efforts to curb opioid abuse. Might be a good time to declare an emergency in the White House and get some appointments made.
Linking Aadhaar with bank account mandatory, says RBI
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UEFA drags Everton to court over player's attack
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Bombings Hit Two Mosques in Afghanistan, at Least 50 Killed
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Israeli tanks hit target in Syria
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North Dakota gets 2-year waiver on Real ID Act requirements
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AT&T Stadium to host 2018 NFL Draft
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