In an exclusive interview with India TV, Patel said that on November 6, he will announce his decision whether to join the Congress or not.
Patel, who had given an ultimatum to the Congress to come clear on reservations for his community by November 3, also said that he will meet Rahul Gandhi only if his demands are met.
He reiterated that the party must explain how it will provide reservation to the community members if it wins the elections.
Here are the main points that Hardik Patel said in the interview:
1. People are free to attend anyone’s rally, anyone can go. I have not asked them anything. My supporters are free to attend rallies.
2. On November 3, they day Rahul Gandhi will hold a mega rally in Surat, I will be in the city. I will appear before the court and I will be free by the afternoon, however, his (Rahul Gandhi) rally will continue till late evening.