18 Feb 2014
Bhopal: Social activist and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate for upcoming Lok Sabha elections from Mumbai north-east seat, Medha Patkar on Tuesday said her decision to enter the electoral fray was very tough.
18 Feb 2014
Rajkot: Gujarat Minister of State for Water Resources Nanubhai Vanani has criticized the Aam Admi Party (AAP) for picking social activist Medha Patkar as a candidate for the coming Lok Sabha elections and called her ‘anti-Narmada’.
17 Feb 2014
Mumbai: The candidature of social activist Medha Patkar from Mumbai North-East Lok Sabha constituency on Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) ticket comes as bad news for Congress-NCP, which made a clean sweep in the financial capital in 2009.
16 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday announced the first list of 20 candidates for the Lok Sabha polls. Prominent among them are social activist Medha Patkar, Anjali Damania, Yogendra Yadav and Kumar Vishwas.
13 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Social-activist Medha Patkar on Monday formally joined Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). Patkar, 59, known for her work in Narmada Bachao Andolan, earlier in the day endorsed all the policies of AAP and have extended full support to the party.
09 Jan 2014
Mumbai: Social activist Medha Patkar on Thursday said she was yet to take a decision on joining the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). Patkar said that senior AAP leader Yogendra Yadav had spoken to her about joining the fledgling party.
04 Dec 2013
Nashik: Social activist Medha Patkar has asked the Maharashtra government to use a special fund, to the tune of Rs 5000 crore at its disposal, to revive sick sugar factories in the state.
29 Oct 2013
Kolkata: Noted social activist Medha Patkar termed Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's model of development as a ‘corporate model’ where poor people have lost their land to big corporate houses.
11 Sep 2013
Kolkata: Social activist Medha Patkar has appealed to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to revoke the blanket ban on cycling in Kolkata, saying this will work against poor and working class people who are dependent on this "inexpensive" mode of transport to earn a living.
27 Aug 2012
Social activist Medha Patkar on Sunday said it is not appropriate to conclude that Anna Hazare-led agitation for strong Lokpal Act has failed.