VITTHAL RADADIA

  • Gujarat: High Court quashes FIR against guntotting MP Vitthal Radadia October 1, 2013

    Gujarat High Court quashed an FIR filed against MP Vitthal Radadia for allegedly brandishing his gun at a toll booth in Karjan after the complainant said he "did not wish to pursue the case". Gujarat High Court Justice Harsha Devani ordered quashing of the FIR saying there is no chance of...
  • Congress declares candidates for Gujarat byelections May 13, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat Congress has decided to field new faces and play the sympathy card in the upcoming byeelections for two Lok Sabha and four Assembly seats in the state. Krishna Gadhvi, who has been given ticket for Banaskantha Lok Sabha seat is the widow of Mukesh Gadhvi who died in...
  • Ex-Congressman Vitthal Radadia set to join BJP February 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Congress MP from Porbandar Vitthal Radadia, whose gun-toting photographs appeared in the media a few months back, is all set to join the Bharatiya Janata Party. Radadia, a prominent Leuva Patel leader from Gujarat, hit headlines when pictures of him menacingly approaching a toll booth attendant with...
  • Gujarat's gun-toting MLA quits Congress to join BJP February 25, 2013

    Gandhinagar: In a major blow to the Congress in Gujarat, influential leader Vitthal Radadia, who was embroiled in a gun-toting controversy, and his son Jayesh, on Monday resigned as MLAs and are set to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Accompanied by his son, Radadia visited the legislative assembly and submitted...
  • Toll operator said I was a fake MP: Vitthal Radadiya October 13, 2012

    Vadodara: Congress MP Vitthal Radadia on early Friday morning was caught on camera threatening a toll booth attendant in Gujarat's Kajran. He brandished his licensed rifle and threatened the toll booth staff after they asked him to pay the toll. The Porbander MP was incensed that the toll booth staff...
  • Party MP brandishing gun 'extremely disturbing': Cong October 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress on Friday described as "extremely disturbing" its Lok Sabha MP from Gujarat Vitthal Radadia for his act of brandishing a gun to threaten the employees of a toll plaza in the state. "Images which are being shown on TV are disturbing undoubtedly. There is no running away...