His supporters claimed the video was morphed. The ruling BJP denied any role in the controversy.
"Dirty politics has begun now".
The surfacing of the video in which Patel is seen with an unknown woman triggered a series of allegations with the Patidar leader accusing the political rivals of resorting to "dirty politics". I will put up a tough fight. "It knows it's losing ground to the Congress, and also these youngsters are aligning with us, so it's a ploy to defame Hardik", commented Congress spokesman Manish Doshi. "Several crores are being spent to defame me". However, some PAAS leaders, who recently joined the BJP, sought to charge Hardik with misleading the Patidar youth with pipe dreams.
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"The BJP has prepared a doctored sex CD to defame me and it will be released just before the election.just wait, watch and enjoy", Hardik had said. "They are planning to release it before the elections".
Coming out in Hardik's support, Gohil also said that the state government had put Hardik behind the bars, but he refused to toe the BJP's line, and hence the party is trying to pin him down. I am not anxious about my reputation but about the woman. "What can one expect from those who earlier released similar CD of Sanjay Joshi".
Hardik said that he is "amused" that the BJP is so "petrified" of his existence in the political sphere.
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The pre-poll politics in Gujarat is heating up by the day. They are actually making me bigger than even I consider myself to be.
Reacting to the video which has gone viral, BJP leader, Prakash Javadekar said, "This is violation of the right to privacy". However, the BJP distanced itself from the sex tape, saying it has nothing to do with it. The video shows a man resembling the young leader of the Patel agitation and a woman in a compromising situation in a hotel room. When pressed for a reply as to who is the person or on the content of the video, the minister said, "It so shameful that I can not stoop so low as to describe the content of the CD".
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