Anupriya Patel

  • Congress President Sonia Gandhi leading in Rae Bareli May 16, 2014

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi is leading by 1,293 votes over her nearest rival Ajay Agarwal of BJP in Rae Bareli. Dimple Yadav, wife of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is leading by over 1,000 votes over her nearest BJP rival Subrat Pathak in Kannauj, as per initial trends. Santosh Gangwar (BJP)...
  • BJP-Apna Dal tie-up may prove beneficial for Modi in Varanasi April 11, 2014

    BJP's tie-up with the "game spoiler" Apna Dal is being seen as an attempt to woo nearly two lakh Kurmi voters in this constituency, which is set for a high-voltage electoral battle due to BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's presence in the fray. The pre-poll alliance seems to be aimed...
  • UP Assembly Speaker orders probe into RLD MLAs' stripping incident February 20, 2014

    Taking serious note of two Rashtriya Lok Dal MLAs stripping in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly, Speaker Mata Prasad Pandey has asked the conduct committee to give its report on the incident so that appropriate action can be taken against them. On the complaint of Apna Dal MLA Anupriya Patel that it was undignified of RLD MLAs...
  • Apna Dal leader Anupriya Patel gives privillege motion notice to Speaker December 5, 2013

    Apna Dal national general secretary and MLA Anupriya Patel on Wednesday gave a privilege motion notice to Speaker Mata Prasad Pandey, over registration of fake cases against her by the police. "I have met the Speaker and informed him about the incident on December 3 at my constituency Rohaniya in Varanasi,"...
  • Sharad Yadav detained on way to pro-reservation rally September 17, 2013

    Janata Dal-United president Sharad Yadav was on Tuesday detained in Ghaziabad as the Uttar Pradesh government clamped down on political leaders and activists headed for a pro-reservation rally in Allahabad. Apna Dal leader Anupriya Patel was placed under preventive arrest in Bareilly, and Indian Justice Party national president Udit Raj was...