KALAVATI BANDURKAR

  • Widow Kalavati slams Maharashtra govt July 17, 2011

    New Delhi: Kalavati Bandurkar, who became the face of the Vidarbha's agrarian crisis after Rahul Gandhi mentioned her name in the Lok Sabha three years back, has slammed the congled Maharashtra government. Kalavati has complained that the government hasn't compensated over 4000 farmers for their land. She says that there...
  • Kalavati out of Maharashtra Assembly polls September 29, 2009

    Nagpur: Widow Kalavati Bandurkar on Tuesday withdrew her candidature from the Maharashtra Assembly polls a decision her party said she was "forced" to take by "vested interests" after Congress leader Rahul Gandhi propelled her to fame. The move came five days after Kalavati travelled in an ambulance to file her...
  • Kalavati travels in ambulance to file poll papers September 25, 2009

    Nagpur: An ailing Kalavati Bandurkar, a farmer's widow from Yavatmal in Maharashtra who shot to fame after her encounter with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, travelled in an ambulance on Friday afternoon to the office of the returning officer in Wani constituency to file her nomination papers for the upcoming Assembly...
  • Maharashtra: Face of Vidarbha Kalavati files nomination September 25, 2009

    Nagpur: Kalavati Bandurkar, a farmer's widow from Yavatmal in Maharashtra who shot to fame after Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's speech during last year's trust vote, will fight Maharashtra Assembly elections from Wani in Yawatmal district. Kalavati, who filed her nomination on Friday, has been named by the Vidarbha Jan Andolan Samiti...