Articles tagged under: Mahesana

BJP fields Shardaben Anil Patel on Mahesana seat, Darshna Jardosh repeated on Surat seat

April 02, 2019
BJP fields Shardaben Anil Patel on Mahesana seat, Darshna Jardosh repeated on Surat seat

Gandhinagar: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today announced two more Gujarat candidates for Lok Sabha elections 2019. The party has announced sitting Lok Sabha MP Smt. Darshana Jardosh as party candidate for Surat seat while Shardaben Patel (wife of late Anil Patel) as party candidate for Mahesana seat. Late Anilbhai Patel was one of men behind Ganpat University of Mahesana. He was minister during the tenure of Narendra Modi as Chief Minister. He passed away last year. The party has dropped...Read More

Congress fields AJ Patel as candidate for Mahesana Lok Sabha seat

April 02, 2019
Congress fields AJ Patel as candidate for Mahesana Lok Sabha seat

Mahesana: Congress party has picked up AJ Patel as its candidate for Mahesana Lok Sabha seat. AJ Patel has served as district panchayat president of Patan in late 1990s. He was government servant for over two decades working with the state government. He also served as class one officer in industry department. He is former additional industries commissioner and foods and drug commissioner. AJ Patel belongs to politically influential 84 gaam Patel samaj. Bachelor of mechanical engineering by educ...Read More

Gujarat HC to hear plea of Hardik seeking permission to entry in Mahesana district on April 12

March 29, 2019
Gujarat HC to hear plea of Hardik seeking permission to entry in Mahesana district on April 12

Ahmedabad:The Gujarat High Court would hear the plea of Congress leader and former PAAS convener Hardik Patel seeking permission to entry in Mahesana district on April 12. He has filed a plea in the court for modification in the bail conditions of Visnagar rioting case of July 2015 in which he was convicted in July 2018 and was awarded 2 years jail term. The bail conditions banned his entry in to the North Gujarat's Patidar bastion of Mahesana till the appeal against the convic...Read More

Dudhsagar Dairy cut procurement price by Rs 25 per fat, second reduction in a month

October 31, 2018
Dudhsagar Dairy cut procurement price by Rs 25 per fat, second reduction in a month

Mahesana: Mahesana district based Dudhsagar dairy which was largely in news in recent years for scams under former leadership of vipul Chaudhary has reduced procurement rate of milk by Rs 25 per kg fat. With this, in one month, the procurement price is down by Rs 50. According to vice chairman of dairy, Meghjibhai Chaudhary, price cut in procurement is temporary. DeshGujarat Read More

Former Mahesana MP and Congress leader Jivabhai Patel joins BJP

September 04, 2018
Former Mahesana MP and Congress leader Jivabhai Patel joins BJP

New Delhi: Former Lok Sabha member from Mahesana seat in North Gujarat and senior Congress leader Jivabhai Patel today formally joined ruling Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP). Jivabhai was Mahesana MP during 2004-2009. He had defeated present Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel in election in 2004 polls. Jivabhai had resigned from Congress party in the month of June this year. Jivabhai had unsuccessfully contested last Lok Sabha general election in 2014 against BJP candidate and present MP Jayshriben P...Read More

Man behind mysterious ‘Havve Bandh’ slogans on Mahesana walls booked

July 30, 2018
Man behind mysterious ‘Havve Bandh’ slogans on Mahesana walls booked

Mahesana: Recently, mysterious slogans writing 'Havve Bandh(now strike)' was spotted over number of walls of government properties in Mahesana city. This had triggered discussion with bunch of questions such as, who could be behind such slogans and what was actually coming? Any violent agitation was on way or what? The slogans were written on compound walls of civil hospital, district collector office, forest department office etc places in black colour. As most of the walls were belonging t...Read More

Former Mahesana MP Jivabhai Patel leaves Congress

June 20, 2018
Former Mahesana MP Jivabhai Patel leaves Congress

Mahesana: Congress leader and former Lok Sabha member Jivabhai Patel has given his resignation from party. Jivabhai, a rich person from Surat had won Mahesana Lok Sabha seat in year 2004 Lok Sabha general election against BJP. Jivabhai also contest Lok Sabha election from same seat as Congress candidate in year 2009 and 2012 but lost. Lastly he had contested Mahesana assembly seat as Congress candidate against BJP candidate Nitinbhai Patel who is currently deputy chief minister of Gujarat. D...Read More

Land Jihad: Citizens in Mahesana files plea seeking coverage of their locality under Disturbed Area Act

May 13, 2018
Land Jihad: Citizens in Mahesana files plea seeking coverage of their locality under Disturbed Area Act

Mahesana: The citizens of three residential societies in this district headquarters town have filed civil suit in local court of Civil Judge NR Jain, seeking their area to be covered under the Disturbed Area Act. Presidents of three societies - Sarjan Bungalows, Golden Bungalows and Sairam Society have sought court's stay order against transfer of document of properties by registrar office in areas from Biladibaug to Ashram chokdi and Dhobighat Neliya. The court has given time upto 12th Ju...Read More

Former Industry Minister in then Modi led Gujarat govt Anil Patel passes away

February 08, 2018
Former Industry Minister in then Modi led Gujarat govt Anil Patel passes away

Mahesana: BJP leader, founder of Ganpat University and former Industry minister in then Narendra Modi led Gujarat government, Anil Patel passed away today. He was 73. He was suffering from cancer for last over a year. Some of leading organizations Anilbhai served and contributed to include GIDC, Mahesana Urban Cooperative Bank, Umiya Mata Sansthan, Dharti Vikas Mandal and Apollo Industries. Anilbhai's father Tribhovandasbhai had give his life against the menace of cattle theft back in 19...Read More

State level Republic day event this year in Mahesana, Governor to hoist tricolor in presence of CM

January 18, 2018
State level Republic day event this year in Mahesana, Governor to hoist tricolor in presence of CM

Gandhingar: The state level function of the republic day on January 26 in Gujarat this year will be held in Mahesana in which governor O P Kohli would hoist the tricolor in presence of CM Vijay Rupani. According of official release DyCM Ahmedabad will participated in the main republic day event of Ahmedabad district. The list of minister and districts in this regard is as follows - Cabinet Ministers- RC Faldu- Surat, Bhupendra Chudasama- Rajkot, Kaushik Patel- Vadodara, ...Read More