When Mallika Sarabhai begged for elections!
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A Congress spokesperson had then made it clear that she was not the Congress's candidate, nevertheless there was speculation that the Congress high command had asked the Gujarat state unit to support her candidature.
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She described her candidature as a Satyagraha against the politics of hatred. She eventually lost to L K Advani by a huge margin and forfeited her election deposit in the process.
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Sarabhai protested against the Chief Minister Narendra Modi's sadbhavna fast in Sept 2011.
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Daughter of Classical Dancer Mrinalini Sarabhai and renowned Space Scientist Vikram Sarabhai, Mallika is an
accomplished Kuchipudi and Bharatanatyam dancer.