Articles tagged under: Kanubhai Kalsaria

Would prefer to contest from Amreli Lok Sabha seat over Bhavnagar: Kanubhai Kalsariya

July 12, 2018
Would prefer to contest from Amreli Lok Sabha seat over Bhavnagar: Kanubhai Kalsariya

Bhavnagar: Former BJP MLA and AAP leader who also floated political outfit called Sadbhavna Manch and contested election as independent, Dr. Kanubhai Kalsariya today expressed his wish to contest from Amreli Lok Sabha seat as Congress candidate in upcoming general elections of Lok Sabha in 2019. Socialist-left leaning Kalsariya joined Congress party yesterday after meeting Congress president Rahul Gandhi in Delhi. He will formally join Congress party in presence of his supporters during R...Read More

BJP, Sadbhavna Manch, AAP and now Kanubhai Kalsariya joins Congress; meets Rahul Gandhi

July 11, 2018
BJP, Sadbhavna Manch, AAP and now Kanubhai Kalsariya joins Congress; meets Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal led Aam Admi Party (AAP) leader in Gujarat and former BJP MLA Kanubhai Kalsariya will formally join Congress during the upcoming Gujarat visit of party president Rahul Gandhi. After meeting Rahul Gandhi in New Delhi at his residence today Kalsariya said over phone that he had a nice meeting with the Congress leader. 'I have agreed to join Congress in principal but the formal joining would take place during the July 16-17 Gujar...Read More

AAP leader Kanu Kalsariya meets Rahul, says will contest from Mahua as independent

October 09, 2017
AAP leader Kanu Kalsariya meets Rahul, says will contest from Mahua as independent

Nadiad: Senior AAP leader and 3 time former MLA of Gujarat Kanu Kalsariya today had a meeting with Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi here. Kalsariya who was BJP MLA from 1997 to 2012 and joined AAP in 2014 after his defeat in 2012 assembly polls as an independent candidate (of Sadbhavana Manch), is again willing to contest election from Mahuwa seat in Bhavnagar disrict as an Independent and wants Congress support. His meeting with Rahul today is understood to be a part of thi...Read More

Like in Delhi, Congress-AAP alliance in Gujarat too

January 02, 2014

Rupang Bhatt, Ahmedabad, 2 January 2014 Delhi based AaM Aadmi Party(AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal first said "I swear on children I will not take support from Congress," but then left his children in death-trap and took Congress support to form government in Delhi(watch video above). And in another video presented above, when Subramanian Swamy who calls Arvind Kejriwal "Shri 420" referred to Kejriwal's promise, but Kejriwal aide delivers loose reply in response. W...Read More

Former MLAs Dr. Kanu Kalsaria, Hanubhai Dhorajiya join AAP(Video)

January 01, 2014

Hanubhai Dhorajiya Ahmedabad, 1 January, 2014 As DeshGujarat told you yesterday, former MLA Dr. Kanubhai Kalsaria has joined Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today in Ahmedabad. More details on Kanubhai are already given in yesterday's article(click here). With him another former BJP MLA Hanubhai Dhorajiya has also joined AAP. Hanubhai lives in Surat. He was BJP MLA during 2007-2012 from Lathi seat in Amreli district. Hanubhai was denied ticket in last yea...Read More

Dr. Kanubhai Kalsaria to join AAP

December 31, 2013

Ahmedabad, 31 December 2013 Finally former BJP MLA Dr. Kanubhai Kalsaria has found a political party of his choice to join. Kalsaria is going to join Arvind Kejriwal led Aam Aadmi Party(AAP) most probably this week. Dr. Kalsaria was BJP MLA till 2012. Ideologically he is socialist and left-leaning. Kalsaria formed Sadbhavana manch last year and lost assembly elections with four other candidates fielded by him. In fact his was one of only two sitting MLAs who lost their d...Read More

Kanu Kalsaria resurfaces with protest against another mega plant

April 27, 2013

Bhavnagar, 27 April 2013 Former BJP MLA Dr. Kanu Kalsaria is back after his defeat in assembly election last year. This time he has chosen to lead a movement against Mithi Virdi Nuclear power station. Kalsaria organized a gathering of villagers at town hall in Bhavnagar and also led a protest rally to Collector office opposing proposed nuclear power station in district. Kalsaria was BJP MLA in last term. He opposed Nirma cement plant through Congress and NSUI camps, bu...Read More

Two MLAs among 1268 candidates who lost deposits

December 23, 2012

Ahmedabad, 23 December 2012 There are two sitting MLAs among 1,268 candidates who contested the recently concluded Gujarat assembly elections and lost their deposits. The deposit of a candidate who fails to secure 10% or more of the total votes polled is forfeited as per the rule. There were total 1,666 candidates in fray of whom 76% forfeited their deposits. Only 398 candidates, including the 182 winning nominees, could save their deposits. Two sitting MLAs who lo...Read More

Congress disappointed me, didn’t keep promise:Dr. Kalsaria

November 29, 2012

Ahmedabad, 29 November 2012 Sitting BJP MLA of Mahuva Dr. Kanubhai Kalsaria who has floated Sadbhavana manch to field five candidates in Bhavnagar district including himself on Gariadhar seat is unhappy with Congress party. In a talk with local newspaper, Dr. Kalsaria expressed his disappointment with Congress and Gujarat Parivartan Party in these words: The world is complex and difficult, promises are kept only upto some level, party politics rules. Dr. Kalsaria said ...Read More

Kanubhai Kalsaria’s Sadbhavana manch declares a list of candidates

November 23, 2012

Ahmedabad, 23 November 2012 Rebel BJP MLA Dr. Kanubhai Kalsaria led Sadbhavana manch party has declared its candidates today. Mahuva - Bahrat Thakar Gariadhar - Kanu Kalsaria Talaja - Manhar Baldania Rajula - Narsinh Chauhan Savarkundla - Shivrajisinh Vasia Read More