AP stands for Ahmed Patel: ED in explosive chargesheet against James Michel

New Delhi, Apr 05: The AP in the notes prepared by alleged AgustaWestland middleman James Christian Michel means Ahmed Patel, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has said in an explosive chargesheet.

The recipients of the kickback include several categories of persons namely Air Force officials, bureaucrats including defence ministry officials and top political leaders of the then ruling party. As per Christian Michel James, ‘AP’ means Ahmed Patel and ‘Fam’ means Family,” the ED said.

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Have proof of Rs 25 lakh bribe amount reaching Ahmed Patel’s residence says ED

New Delhi, Aug 4: The Enforcement Directorate has told a Delhi court that it has evidence of Rs 25 lakh suspected to be bribe, delivered at the residence of Ahmed Patel, a Congress Rajya Sabha member and close aide of Sonia Gandhi.

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Ahmed Patel’s RS win challenged in Gujarat HC

ahmed-patelThe BJP has challenged the victory of of Ahmed Patel in the Rajya Sabha elections from Gujarat. Patel of the Congress won after the ECI invalidated two votes. A plea has been filed in the Gujarat High Court.

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Why did the NCP skip the joint opposition meet

prafulpatelThe NCP skipped the joint opposition meeting on Friday. The decision by the NCP to stay away from the meeting came as a jolt to the opposition which had something to smile about following the Rajya Sabha win by Ahmed Patel.

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Behind Ahmed Patel’s victory was this Congressman who held his ground

shaktisinghgohilTuesday’s Rajya Sabha election which saw Ahmed Patel enter the upper house of Parliament for the 5th time was a hard fought battle. The drama unfolded late into Tuesday night before the Election Commission of India invalidated two votes which helped Patel win.

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Next time we will take 3, Amit Shah said after RS polls

amit_shahThe next time we will take all three, said Amit Shah during a late meeting following the Rajya Sabha elections. In Tuesday’s elections, Amit Shah and Smriti Irani of the BJP were elected, while Ahmed Patel of the Congress scraped through after a lot of drama.

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BJP to set challenge Ahmed Patel’s RS win in court

Ahmed Patel1The BJP is set to challenge the victory of Ahmed Patel in the Rajya Sabha elections from Gujarat that were held on Tuesday. Patel of the Congress won after the ECI invalidated two votes.

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It was political terror by BJP, Ahmed Patel says after dramatic midnight win

ahmed-patelIt was political terror, Ahmed Patel of the Congress said after his dramatic midnight win which saw him enter the Rajya Sabha for the 5th time. My re-election to the Rajya Sabha from Gujarat exposed the ruling BJP’s “personal vendetta and political terror, he said.

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How the ECI came to the rescue of Ahmed Patel

ahmedpatelThe disqualification of two votes helped Ahmed Patel of the Congress sail through into the Rajya Sabha for the fifth time. It was the Election Commission of India which declared the two votes as invalid as a result of which Patel was elected to the upper house of Parliament from Gujarat.

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Rajya Sabha election: How the drama unfolded in Gujarat and Delhi

ahmed-patel-It was an eventful Tuesday and at the end of it, Ahmed Patel made it to the Rajya Sabha from Gujarat. This is the fifth time that he is entering the Rajya Sabha.

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