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Shaktisinh's comment on Hardik, Sardar sparks row

DNAHM116812 | 11/15/2017 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :354 | Politics & Governance

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Congress leader Shaktisinh Gohil's comment about Patel reservation agitation leader Hardik Patel having Sardar Patel's DNA has triggered angry protests at many places in the state. With less than a month to go to the assembly elections, the issue may snowball into a controversy.
BJP members, on Tuesday, staged protests across several places in the state, including Ahmedabad, Mehsana, Gandhinagar, and Saurashtra, to protest Shaktisinh Gohil's comment.
In Ahmedabad, protests were organised at Khanpur, Maninagar, Nikol, among other areas, where protesters slammed Gohil for insulting Sardar Patel by comparing Hardik Patel with him. At many places, protesters burnt Congress and Gohil's effigies. A large number of
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