Articles tagged under: Palanpur

PM Narendra Modi questions ‘secret meeting’ by Congress leaders with Pak envoy in rally

December 10, 2017

Palanpur: Speaking at a rally in Palanpur in North Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today referred to some recent news reports, which he called "sensational", and said suspended Congress leader Manishankar Aiyar met with the Pakistani High Commissioner and "an ex-Pakistan Foreign Minister" at his home in New Delhi a day before calling him "neech". PM Modi said "a former Vice President of India" as well as former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh were present at the meeting at Aiyar's house....Read More

Modi addresses public meeting despite bad throat, Rahul greeted at Dakor by people with ‘Modi Modi chant’

December 10, 2017

Ahmedabad: It is the last Sunday before second phase polling in Gujarat election(December 14). The second phase of polling will cover the areas of North and Central Gujarat including the seats of Ahmedabad and Vadodara cities. Taking benefit of last Sunday prior to election, both Congress and BJP have deployed huge strength of orators and campaigners. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has bad throat, but despite of it, he addressed a public meeting at district headquarters Palanpur in Ban...Read More

Portion of stage during BJP event in North Gujarat collapses, union minister Haribhai falls

October 11, 2017

Palanpur/ Junagadh: Union Minister of State Haribha Chaudhary and some other BJP leaders today suddenly fell down when a portion of the stage made for a party event in Palanpur town, the district headquarter of Banadkantha district in North Gujarat suddenly collapsed. In yet another somewhat similar incident around 8 people including 6 women injured when the giant LCD screen erected at a religious event in Junagadh district suddenly fell down. The Palanpur incident happened i...Read More

2nd Common Facility Center for the gem & jewellery industry inaugurated at Palanpur, Gujarat

July 13, 2017

Ahmedabad: The 2nd Common Facility Center (CFC) for the gem & jewellery and diamond industry was inaugurated at Palanpur by Minister of State (IC) for Commerce & Industry Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, and Minister of State for MSME Shri Haribhai Chaudhary on Monday, 10th July. The 1st Common Facility Center was set up at Visnagar, Gujarat. GJEPC has further plans to open two more CFCs at Amreli and Ahmedabad. Minister of State (IC) for Commerce & Industry Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman said, “Fr...Read More

Govt ready to resolve GST issues, hurting business community not intention: Sitharaman in Gujarat

July 10, 2017
Govt ready to resolve GST issues, hurting business community not intention: Sitharaman in Gujarat

Palanpur (Gujarat): Amid the ongoing protests and said ambiguity about the GST, Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Ms Nirmala Sitharaman today said that the government had taken several initiatives to resolve the issues pertaining to the new tax regime implemented from July 1 and it was not the intention of the government to hurt the business community. Talking to newsmen here after meeting the small entrepreneurs in the diamond sector at the common facility center he...Read More

Palanpur to get Rs 113.62 crore new GSRTC bus port, bhoomi pujan performed

May 27, 2017
Palanpur to get Rs 113.62 crore new GSRTC bus port, bhoomi pujan performed

Palanpur: District headquarters Palanpur in North Gujarat will get a grand new bus port, ground breaking for which was performed today. The bus port will be built through public private partnership(PPP) as per design, built, finance, operate and transfer(DBFOT) model. A 29,472 sqm piece of land will have 12,025 sqm construction of bus terminal. 2,130 sq m area will house departmental office and welfare centre. 6,103 sqm area has been allocated to depot manager/staff quarters. 26,640 sq m will...Read More

Works launched for two bridges near Palanpur, Toran way-side facility inaugurated

April 29, 2017
Works launched for two bridges near Palanpur, Toran way-side facility inaugurated

Palanpur: Works were launched today for Rs 36.80 crore railway over bridge and Rs 9.34 crore under bridge at Jagana near Palanpur in Banaskantha district of North Gujarat. Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel performed bhoomi pujan for both projects and also dedicated a Rs 1.90 crore Toran way-side amenity (hotel) by Gujarat Tourism Corporation Ltd. Patel said Rs 7,000 crore development works are going on under his department Roads and Buildings across the State. DeshGujaratRead More

Hailstorm, rain, power failure in Palanpur

April 05, 2017
Hailstorm, rain, power failure in Palanpur

Palanpur: After day-long heat and humid atmosphere, district headquarters Palanpur in North Gujarat experienced hailstorm with strong wind in the evening. Many advertisement hoardings collapsed and roofs of houses suffered damage due to combination of strong wind and hailstorm. Power failure was experienced by locals due to heavy rain.     DeshGujaratRead More

Post Office Passport Seva Kendra opens at Palanpur serving 3 districts of North Gujarat

March 28, 2017
Post Office Passport Seva Kendra opens at Palanpur serving 3 districts of North Gujarat

Ahmedabad: Taking a dig at the adversaries of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today said that his decision for demonetization drive proved to be Waterloo for the Opposition parties in the just concluded battle of ballots in parts of India. Inaugurating the Passport Service Centre at the Palanpur Post office, he said, “Prime Minister’s decision for ‘note bandi’ has proved to be ‘vote bandi’ for the opposition.” Mr. Rupani said that Prime Minis...Read More

Palanpur to get Post Office Passport Seva Kendra tomorrow

March 27, 2017
Palanpur to get Post Office Passport Seva Kendra tomorrow

Gandhinagar: Palanpur in North Gujarat will get Post Office Passport Seva Kendra(PSK). Gujarat Chief Minister will open this kendra tomorrow morning. New PSK at Palanpur will serve the districts of Banaskantha, Mahesana and Patan in North Gujarat for passport related issues. The Government of India led by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has in its initiative started PSKs at Post Offices under which Dahod, Palanpur and Bhuj are included in first phase. A pilot project at Dahod is fu...Read More