Category Articles: Politics

Hardik Patel to get Y category security cover of CISF

November 23, 2017
Hardik Patel to get Y category security cover of CISF

Gandhinagar: Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti(PAAS) leader 23-year old Hardik Patel will be given Y category protection cover due to threat perception based on report of Central Intelligence Bureau. 11 jawans of CISF(Central Industrial Security Force) including one commando will protect Hardik Patel. Hardik was so far provided security by State government. DeshGujaratRead More

Solanki’s fake resignation letter goes viral, Cong leader puts the blame on BJP

November 23, 2017
Solanki’s fake resignation letter goes viral, Cong leader puts the blame on BJP

Ahmedabad: Amid the reports of his alleged annoyance with the party for reported ignorance and sidelining by the high-command, a fake resignation letter of Gujarat Congress President Bharatsinh Solanki from his post went viral in to social media this evening. The letter was in Hindi. Talking to newsmen later Solanki alleged that the fake letter was a handiwork of ruling BJP. 'Earlier a list of candidates of our party was issued in similar manner but the fools w...Read More

BJP launches ‘Live Interactive Theater’ moving publicity set up for Gujarat campaign

November 23, 2017
BJP launches ‘Live Interactive Theater’  moving publicity set up for Gujarat campaign

Ahmedabad: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) today launched four-in-one interactive theater on wheels which shall move across various districts and cities in Gujarat in the course of campaign for assembly polls scheduled to take place on December 9 and 14. Audience will be able to see itself on the screen and take selfie with Prime Minister through this 12.5 ft moving set up. Read More

Look into the genuineness of Hardik Patel’s sex video: Gujarat High Court to EC

November 23, 2017
Look into the genuineness  of Hardik Patel’s sex video: Gujarat High Court to EC

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday directed the Chief Electoral Officer and the Home department to look into the genuineness of the alleged 'sex' video of PAAS convenor Hardik Patel that had gone viral on November 15 and dismissed the PIL. Vadodara's Jagate Raho Party's Praful Desai through a PIL had contended that the four clippings that have gone viral on social media after polls were notified and related counter allegations can influence voters, hindering free and fair polls. I...Read More

BJP to start carpet bombing campaign in Gujarat on Nov. 26 covering 89 seats of first phase

November 23, 2017
BJP to start carpet bombing campaign in Gujarat on Nov. 26 covering 89 seats of first phase

Ahmedabad: BJP's carpet bombing campaign in poll-bound Gujarat will kick off on November 26 with public meetings in each of 89 assembly seats that are going to witness polling in the first phase on December 9. 'The election campaign will start with 'Mann ki baat, chai ke saath' programme in the morning on November 26 which will be participated by all party workers,' said Yadav. Party workers will invite all to booth level programme, he added. Yadav said, party's all star campaigners ...Read More

PM Narendra Modi to address eight public meetings on November 27 and 29 in Gujarat: BJP

November 23, 2017
PM Narendra Modi to address eight public meetings on November 27 and 29 in Gujarat: BJP

Ahmedabad: Gujarat BJP incharge Bhupendra Yadav today announced Prime Minister Narendra Modi's much awaited campaign tour details here today. According to Yadav, PM Modi will start Gujarat campaign 2017 from district headquarters Bhuj in Kutch district on Monday, November 27. He will address four public meetings on this day at Bhuj, Jasdan, Amreli and Surat. The Prime Minister will again visit Gujarat on November 29 and address four more public meetings at Morbi, Somnath, Bhavnagar and Navsari. ...Read More

Congress moves four leaders to Gujarat for damage control

November 23, 2017
Congress moves four leaders to Gujarat for damage control

Gandhinagar: To placate the dissidents and rebels who have filed nomination forms against the party, Congress has moved several central leaders to Gujarat. Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, AICC General Secretary and former Gujarat Congress incahrge BK Hariprasad and Mukul Vasnik and Leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Gulam Nabi Azad are in Gujarat to placate the rebels. Gogoi is camping in Ahmedabad looking after North Gujarat seats, candidates of which are yet to be announced while...Read More

Faldu steps down as Trustee of Deendayal Port Trust

November 23, 2017
Faldu steps down as Trustee of Deendayal Port Trust

Gandhidham: Former Gujarat BJP president and candidate of party from Jamnagar, RC Faldu has submitted his resignation from the post of Trustee of Kandla(Deendayal) Port Trust. Faldu was appointed on this post after Prime Minister Narendra Modi - led BJP government came to power in the Centre. Faldu has tendered his resignation following his candidature in assembly polls scheduled to take place next month. 'Other Interest' category trustee, Faldu had skipped many board meetings during his term as...Read More

Rahul Gandhi to be on two-day campaign visit to Gujarat on 24-25 November

November 23, 2017
Rahul Gandhi to be on two-day campaign visit to Gujarat on 24-25 November

Ahmedabad: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will be on another visit to poll-bound Gujarat on 24-25 November. Rahul will arrive at 10.00 am on Porbandar airport. He will be holding a meeting with fishermen during 11-12 noon. At 1.15 pm he will fly from Porbandar to reach Ahmedabad airport from where he will visit Dalit Shakti Kendra at Nani Devli in Sanand. At 4.15 pm he will hold interaction with doctors and small pharma companies at Tagore hall in Ahmedabad. At 5.30 pm he wi...Read More

Political developments today in brief

November 23, 2017
Political developments today in brief

Gandhinagar: Political developments on Wedneseday, November 22 in brief: - PAAS hooligans pelted stones on office of BJP's VD Zalavadia in Kiran chowk area of Poona gaam in Surat. - Congress party's Pithabhai Nakum today joined BJP with 50 supporters at Rajula in Amreli. Nakum is chief of Rajula unit of Congress party and local taluka panchayat. - Gujarat Congress's manifesto committee meeting will be held tomorrow. Likely date of announcement of manifesto is November 26. - Rajput c...Read More