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Alpesh Thakor

Alpesh Thakor resigns from all the posts of the Congress party

Alpesh Thakor had resigned from all the posts of the party, alleging discrimination and disrespectful treatment from the party. He was flanked by two more Congress MLAs, Dhavalsinh Jhala from Bayad and Bharat Thakor from Bechraji. Watch this video to know more.

Apr 12, 2019, 09:04 AM IST

Lok Sabha 2019 election: Alpesh Thakor resigns from Congress

Alpesh Thakor had been facing the heat from Thakor Sena and its core committee had recently met to decide that the leader must quit from Congress. 

Apr 10, 2019, 18:23 PM IST

Alpesh Thakor’s close aide Dhavalsinh Zala hints at his exit from Congress

After the Thakor Sena Party gave ultimatum of 24 hours to Alpesh Thakor to leave the Congress party, Dhavalsinh Zala, a Congress leader and close aide of Alpesh, said that a final decision will be taken once Alpesh returns to Gujarat. Zala is also rumored to be leaving the Congress along with Alpesh. The Thakor Sena Party held a core committee meeting after which it warned Alpesh to quit the Congress within 24 hours, saying that Alpesh is not getting his due place in the Congress.

Apr 10, 2019, 18:14 PM IST

Gujarat MLA Alpesh Thakor denies report of joining BJP, says will continue to stay with Congress

Alpesh is a Congress MLA from Radhanpur in North  Gujarat. He had joined the Congress in the run-up to the 2017 assembly elections.

Mar 09, 2019, 13:50 PM IST

Gujarat Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor may join BJP

Alpesh is a Congress MLA from Radhanpur in Gujarat.

Mar 07, 2019, 17:05 PM IST

Gujarat CM Rupani points at Congress for violence against migrant workers

Referring to Alpesh Thakor, Vijay Rupani said legal action would be taken against the Congress MLA.

Oct 15, 2018, 15:36 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi asked me to do politics that unites country: Alpesh Thakor

MLA from Radhanpur in Patan district sat on a day-long "goodwill fast" near his house.

Oct 11, 2018, 19:21 PM IST

BJP guns for Alpesh Thakor, says Rahul must sack him if he is worried for India

Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor has been accused of allegedly inciting mob violence against migrant workers from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh in Gujarat.

Oct 09, 2018, 18:33 PM IST

Bihari workers going home for Chhath Puja, not fleeing Gujarat: Alpesh Thakor

Alpesh Thakor has refuted allegations that he incited mob violence against migrant workers in Gujarat.

Oct 09, 2018, 16:11 PM IST

Gujarat: Alpesh Thakor refutes allegations of inciting mob

Congress MLA  Alpesh Thakor Tuesday refuted all allegations of inciting mob violence against migrant workers from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh in Gujarat.

Oct 09, 2018, 12:34 PM IST

Gujarat toddler rape: All Indians safe in state, says Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor following reports of mob attack

  Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor Sunday took to reassure people following reports of several migrant workers leaving Gujarat due to mob violence and protests in connection to the alleged rape case of 14-year-old child last week. 

Oct 07, 2018, 14:10 PM IST

Alpesh Thakor appointed Congress Secretary and party co-incharge in Bihar

Thakor, who had joined Congress in 2017, is an MLA from Radhanpur constituency.

Aug 23, 2018, 15:06 PM IST

Hardik Patel, Jignesh Mevani and Alpesh Thakor booked for raiding woman's home; trio blame liquor mafia

A First Information Report (FIR) was filed against Patidar quota agitation leader Hardik Patel and Gujarat MLAs Alpesh Thakor and Jignesh Mevani following a woman's allegation that the trio illegally raided her home for the same.

Jul 07, 2018, 22:29 PM IST

In Modi's Gujarat, 'Ram' has defeated 'HAJ' (Hardik-Alpesh-Jignesh), tweets Sushil Modi

Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and senior party leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Monday compared Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) election win to the victory Lord 'Ram' over 'HAJ' – Hardik Patel, Alpesh Thakor and Jignesh Mewani. 

Dec 19, 2017, 09:40 AM IST

From Pakistan to Taiwan - 'Foreign factors' in Gujarat poll campaign

PM Narendra Modi alleged that his predecessor Manmohan Singh was conspiring with Pakistan for the BJP's defeat in Gujarat.

Dec 17, 2017, 12:02 PM IST

Gujarat elections 2017: Hardik Patel, Alpesh Thakor cast vote

Patidar quota agitation spearhead Hardik Patel and Congress leader Alpesh Thakor today cast their votes in Gujarat, where polling is underway for the second and final phase of assembly elections on 93 seats.

Dec 14, 2017, 15:21 PM IST

News at a glance: December 13, 2017

Dec 13, 2017, 11:18 AM IST

A woman’s message to Alpesh Thakor on ‘PM eats mushrooms’ remark

Thakor had said that PM Modi eats mushrooms from Taiwan worth Rs 4 lakh everyday to become fairer.

Dec 13, 2017, 09:23 AM IST

Alpesh Thakor trolled on Twitter with hilarious memes for 'PM Modi eats Taiwanese mushrooms' remark

The second and final phase of elections in Gujarat will see 93 Assembly seats spread across 14 districts in north and central Gujarat going to polls.

Dec 12, 2017, 22:05 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi eats 5 mushrooms a day, each costs Rs 80,000, claims Gujarat Congress OBC leader Alpesh Thakor

Remaining parts of Gujarat are slated to go for polls on December 14.

Dec 12, 2017, 17:03 PM IST