Vitthal Radadiya

  • BJP nominates gun-toting MLA for Porbandar LS by-poll May 14, 2013

    Gandhinagar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday nominated controversial MLA Vitthal Radadiya from Porbandar for Lok Sabha by-poll. Radadiya, a former Congress MLA, had quit the party weeks after he was caught on CCTV brandishing a gun at a toll-booth attendant at Karjan near Vadodara in October 2012. Radadiya had then...
  • Blow to Cong in Gujarat, Vitthal Radadiya who pulled gun at toll attendant joins BJP March 8, 2013

    Former congress MP from Porbandar, Vitthal Radadiya, who had pulled a gun and threatened a tool-booth plaza attendant, will join the BJP in the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi at a massive farmers' rally in Rajkot's Dhoraji on Friday. ...
  • Gujarat leader Vitthal Radadiya who pulled gun at toll attendant joins BJP March 8, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Former congress MP from Porbandar, Vitthal Radadiya, who had pulled a gun and threatened a tool-booth plaza attendant, will join the BJP in the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi at a massive farmers' rally in Rajkot's Dhoraji on Friday. Radadiya and his son Jayesh, both of whom had...
  • Congress MP Radadiya resigns, retains his MLA seat January 3, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Congress MP from Porbandar Vitthal Radadiya, who was involved in gun-totting controversy, on January 3 resigned from the Lok Sabha and decided to retain his seat in state Assembly. "I have decided to stay in Gujarat to work for the people here by being an MLA and have resigned...
  • Guj Cong fields candidates with 'winnability' factor November 27, 2012

    Ahmedabad: Out of power since 1995, the Congress is leaving no stone unturned to snatch the mandate from the Narendra Modi-led BJP in Gujarat and has fielded three sitting MPs for the upcoming assembly battle, banking on their 'winnability'. Congress MP Somabhai G Patel, who was elected to Lok Sabha from...
  • Gujarat HC slams gun-toting Congress MP Radadiya October 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday slammed Congress MP Vitthal Radadiya for allegedly flashing his gun at a toll-booth attendant last month in Kajran. "This is not the way a Member of Parliament behaves," the court said. An FIR was filed against Radadiya after the incident. Radadiya's lawyer...
  • Gun not for show off: Gujarat MP Vitthal Radadiya October 13, 2012

    Vadodara: Gujarat Congress MP Vitthal Radadiya who was seen threatening a toll officer with his gun on Saturday said that he doesn't keep his gun only to show it off. "I showed my ID card but the security person said it was fake. They called me a fake MP and...
  • Gujarat Cong MP Radadiya justifies his gun-toting act October 12, 2012

    Vadodara: Gujarat Congress MP from Porbandar Vitthal Radadiya has defended his gun-toting act at a toll plaza booth saying he committed the act as he was upset over being called a fake Member of Parliament. Speaking to CNN-IBN, the Congress MP said that the toll booth operator told him that...
  • Cong MP caught on CCTV threatening toll booth personnel October 12, 2012

    Congress MP from Porbandar in Gujarat Vitthal Radadiya has been caught on CCTV cameras, pointing a gun at a security personnel posted at a toll plaza. Radadiya's car was stopped by the toll booth personnel at Karjan near Vadodara late on Thursday night. When the driver showed him Radadiya's identification...
  • Cong MP caught on CCTV threatening toll booth personnel October 12, 2012

    Vadodara: Congress MP from Porbandar Vitthal Radadiya has been caught on CCTV cameras, pointing a gun at security personnel posted at a toll plaza. Radadiya's car was stopped by the toll booth personnel at Karjan near Vadodara late on Thursday night. When the driver showed him Radadiya's identification card, the...
  • Modi to hold day-long fast in Gandhi's birthplace November 20, 2011

    New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will be holding a day-long fast as a part of his Sadbhavna mission in Mahatma Gandhi's birthplace Porbandar on Sunday. Congress MP Vitthal Radadiya is planning to hold another fast to counter Modi's at Porbandar, which is a Congress stronghold. The Gujarat chief minister...