Articles tagged under: Unjha

Speculations rife that Surat Collector may contest on Unjha seat for BJP

October 31, 2017
Speculations rife that Surat Collector may contest on Unjha seat for BJP

Surat: Speculations are rife that Surat district collector in South Gujarat MS Patel could be a BJP candidate for Unjha seat in North Gujarat. MS Patel is from Unjha town. He was assigned special duty to supervise the arrangements of Umiya Mata Mahotsav by then Chief Minister Narendra Modi. Umiya Mata temple is located in Unjha. She is supreme deity of Kadva Patel community. Unjha is majorly Kadva Patel populated town. MS Patel is 2004 cadre Gujarat cadre officer who was promoted to Indi...Read More

Spices Board to organise Buyer-Seller Meet in Unjha in North Gujarat on October 13

October 11, 2017
Spices Board to organise Buyer-Seller Meet in Unjha in North Gujarat on October 13

Mehsana: Spices farmers and stakeholders from Gujarat and buyers from up country markets across India will converge in one of Asia’s biggest spices markets in Unjha on October 13, for a Buyer-Seller Meet. Spices Board, Union Ministry of Commerce and Industry in association with Government of Gujarat is jointly organising the event, aiming to be the platform for marketing, networking and knowledge-sharing. Leaders from the farming and trading communities, dealing in spices su...Read More

Rahul Gandhi visits Umiya Mandir in Unjha before addressing Mahesana rally in North Gujarat

December 21, 2016

Unjha: After Aam Admi Party(AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal, today another Delhi based politician was on visit to Umiya Mata temple in North Gujarat. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi visited Umiya Mandir and offered prayer conducted by mandir priest in presence of Congress leaders Bharatsinh Solanki, Shankersinh Vaghela and Siddharth Patel. Goddess Umiya or Uma is Kuldevi of Kadva Patidar community. As general elections of Gujarat assembly are less than a year away, this mandir visit in Unjha ...Read More

BJP MLA sits on dharna, seeking release of Patels arrested by Police

September 06, 2015

Ahmedabad BJP MLA and top Kadva Patel leader Narayan Patel today sat on one-day dharna in Unjha town of Mehsana district against alleged wrong arrests of local Patidar community members by police. "I sat on a dharna for a day to press my demands for action to be taken against police personnel who beat up people of my community as well as release each and every Patel community member, who are in jail on wrong charges," Patel, MLA from Unjha seat in Mehsana district, told PTI. He sat on a...Read More

VAT on cumin, fennel lifted in Gujarat

August 29, 2013

Gandhinagar, 29 August 2013 The Gujarat government today withdrew the Value Added Tax (VAT) on cumin and fennel crops. At present 5% VAT is levied on these crops. This decision will help farmers and laborers associated with cumin and fennel. Gujarat's market yards like Unjha, Rajkot, Gondal, Jamnagar, Nadiad, Halvad, Radhanpur, Tharad, Deesa, Patan, Talod, Bayad, Dhansura etc deal with cumin and fennel. Cumin and fennel provide employment to thousands of people and earn...Read More

Rs. 13 billion cumin trade yearly, but Unjha market yard has its own challenges

August 19, 2013

Unjha, 19 August 2013 Asia's number one market yard for cumin at Unjha witnessed trade of 11,13,113 quintal cumin in year 2012-13. Considering that average rate per quintal stays around Rs. 12,000, the market witnessed total trade worth Rs. 13 billion last year. However the market is facing some challenged too. Here are the details in short: File not moving in Gandhinagar Due to increased volume of cumin trade, Unjha market yard has sought 84 bigha land on Sidhpur hi...Read More

Unjha Umiya Mata mandir aarti during Navratri (Video)

October 20, 2012

Ahmedabad, 20 October 2012 Presented above is Navratri aarti video of north Gujarat's Unjha based Umiya mata mandir. This mandir is central holy place of all Kadva Patidars (Patels) of north Gujarat. This video is part of our Navratri aarti videos. Earlier we published aarti of Navshakti Gurjari(Vibrant Navratri) Ahmedabad, Ambaji mandir, Bahucharaji mandir and Bhadrakali mandir. Read More

Six railway stations of Gujarat included in Adarsh stations list

March 14, 2012

Ahmedabad, 14 March, 2012 Six railway stations of Gujarat; Bechraji, Bhavnad, Kadi, Palanpur, Siddhpur, Unjha are announced as Adarsh station, by union minister of railway Shri Dinesh Trivedi in his budget for year 2012-13. Bechraji is religious town, while Kadi is important cotton ginning centre. Palanpur and Siddhpur are important stations on Ahmedabad-Delhi route in north Gujarat. Unjha is Asia's one of the most well known agriculture market centres which majorly deals ...Read More

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