Articles tagged under: Limbdi

Ahead of Limbdi by-poll another former Congress MLA joins BJP

May 22, 2013

Ahmedabad, DeshGujarat, 22 May 2013 Devjibhai Fatepara, former MLA of Congress party from Surendranagar district today joined BJP with his supporters. Devjibhai Fatepara was candidate of Congress party in last year's Gujarat assembly elections from Surendranagar district's Chotila seat. He was defeated by rival BJP candidate. An aggressive Congress MLA in last Vidhan sabha term Devjibhai was seen always in front row during slogan shouting events in assembly sessions. De...Read More

Gujarat’s one the most wellknown Philanthropists Shri CU Shah passes away

January 31, 2013

By our correspondent, Mumbai, 31 January 2013 Gujarat's one of the most well know philanthropists Chimanlal Ujamshibhai Shah (CU Shah) passed away today in Mumbai. He was 95. In Gujarat, there are dozens of education institutions that are named after Shri CU Shah. These all institutions including medical and engineering colleges among others are in existence due to huge donations made by Shri CU Shah. As per an estimate, Shri Shah has made donation of as high as Rs 95 cr...Read More

Modi announces textile park, irrigation schemes for Surendranagar

September 23, 2012

Ahmedabad, 23 September 2012 Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today made an announcement to set up a new textile park in Surendranagar district. Modi said the district not only will supply cotton, but will process it and produce fiber and textile here. Not only this but the final product will be exported from the coast of Saurahtra only. Modi said the youths of Surendranagar will get employment in proposed textile park. More youths will be employed here compare to the p...Read More

Modi’s yatra to visit close fight areas on Sunday/Monday

September 22, 2012

Ahmedabad, 22 September 2012 -Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's Vivekananda Yatra will enter politically very important areas of Saurashtra where intense political battle is expected in the forthcoming assembly elections. -Modi has chosen Sunday to go to these areas in an attempt to attract more people to his yatra and public meetings. -The yatra will start at 1.00 pm at Limbdi and explore Ranpur, Paliad, Botad, Gadhada, Dhasa, Lathi. Some of the seats in these areas...Read More

Water released in Limbdi branch of Narmada canal

August 28, 2012

Ahmedabad, 28 August 2012 Limbdi MLA and state Minister Kiritsinh Rana today graced a function to release Narmada water in Limbdi branch canal, the initiative which would positive irrigation water to around 60 villages in three talukas - Limbdi, Wadhwan and Lakhtar. When contacted Shri Rana told DeshGujarat that in view of poor monsoon, the government is providing irrigation water free to this area. He added that Limbdi branch canal's this work (0-72 km) targets to provide irrigatio...Read More