Kutch Congress cadre further demoralized

Bhuj, 15 January 2014

Congress workers in Kutch district of Gujarat feel further demoralized as they think party has dropped candidate from outside the district for Lok Sabha elections. Couple of meetings are planned to oppose ‘outsider’ candidate at Rapar and Bhuj this week. If party continues with Dineshbhai’s name the local party workers belonging to Schedule Caste plan to resign from district panchayat, taluka panchayat and nagarpalikas.

Congress party has announced Dr. Dinesh Parmar’s name for Kutch seat which is reserved for Schedule caste. Dr. Dinesh Rudadabhai Parmar is from Jamnagar city. He has completed medical education from M P Shah medical college. He contested Kalavad(SC) assembly seat in 2012 and was defeated by BJP’s Meghjibhai Chavda.

Dineshbhai has contested assembly polls five times in his career since 1990. He defeated Congress’s Manjibhai Parmar in 1990 as Janta Dal candidate. In 1995 he defeated Naresh Kanoadia as Congress candidate. In 1998 he was defeated by BJP’s Manhar Jhala. In 2012 he won against Manharbhai. In 2007 he was defeated by Lalji Solanki.

As per year 2012 affidavit, Dineshbhai has faced two criminal complaint.