Vidarbha farmer widow Kalavati wants Rahul to help her sons

Kalavati Bandurkar, the Vidarbha farmer widow who shot to fame after Rahul Gandhi visited her in 2008 and narrated her plight in Parliament, now wants the Congress leader to help her sons earn their livelihood.

Apr 30, 2015, 23:14 PM IST

Kalavati got nothing from Govt: Gadkari

Targeting Rahul Gandhi, BJP president Nitin Gadkari said that Kalavati Bandurkar, the farmer`s widow from Vidarbha, got no help from govt.

Nov 08, 2011, 00:34 AM IST

Rahul`s Kalavati retreats behind wall of silence

Kalavati Bandurkar, the Vidarbha farm widow who shot to fame when Congress leader Rahul Gandhi visited her and then mentioned her plight in Parliament in 2009, is a broken woman today.

Oct 19, 2011, 13:18 PM IST

Sulabh deposits FDs in the names of Kalavati, Shashikala

Sulabh International today finally fulfilled its commitment of
deposing Rs 30-lakh and Rs 20-lakh each in the names of Rahul Gandhi referred farm widows-Kalavati Bandurkar and Shashikala Prahlad Ringane respectively.

Feb 15, 2010, 23:25 PM IST

Kalavati not to contest Maharashtra polls

In the midst of flip-flops by farm widow Kalavati Bandurkar on contesting the Maharashtra Assembly polls, the NGO supporting her candidature on Saturday replaced her by another woman.

Sep 26, 2009, 13:50 PM IST

Kalavati files papers from Wani assembly seat

Kalavati is unlikely to file her nomination for the Maharashtra Assembly polls as she has been hospitalised.

Sep 25, 2009, 13:54 PM IST

Kalawati takes u-turn, says won`t contest elections

In a U-turn, Kalawati Bandurkar, the
poor widow introduced to nation by Rahul Gandhi as the
face of have-nots, says she will not contest Assembly
polls in Maharashtra after she was fielded as a candidate to
fight the Cong.

Sep 22, 2009, 18:01 PM IST

After Kalavati, Gandhis come to Vidyavati`s aid

Another poor woman
Vidyavati on Monday had Sonia Gandhi coming to her aid when the
Congress President visited a dalit hamlet in her constituency.

Aug 10, 2009, 21:30 PM IST