Category Articles: Politics

DRI seizes 3004 kg Heroin at Mundra Port, 8 persons arrested: Govt

September 22, 2021
DRI seizes 3004 kg Heroin at Mundra Port, 8 persons arrested: Govt

Gandhinagar: Finally, the Government has shared officially shared the details of huge catch of heroin in consignments landed at Mundra Port of Gujarat from Afghanistan, via Iran. The Ministry of Finance, Government of India has stated that DRI has seized 3004 kg of heroin at Mundra and arrested eight persons in connection with this. The official note in full text follows: In its continued crackdown on smuggling of Heroin into India, Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) detained two cont...Read More

Gujarat govt enhances assistance for losses due to heavy rains

September 22, 2021

Gandhinagar: The State Cabinet with Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in chair here today reiterated the compassionate government’s commitment to stand by the cattle owners due to death of cattle, due to losses suffered in household goods and damage to hutments and houses due to heavy rains in Rajkot, Junagadh and Jamnagar districts. He issued directions to comply with the order. Giving details of the important decisions taken at the meeting, Revenue Minister Rajendrabhai Trivedi and Educa...Read More

Gujarat CM instructs ministers to meet common people every Monday and Tuesday

September 22, 2021
Gujarat CM instructs ministers to meet common people every Monday and Tuesday

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendrabhai Patel has instructed today in the first cabinet meeting to cabinet ministers and officers to utilize their time in meeting common people in their offices on Mondays and Tuesdays. He asked to schedule no meetings or programs during these two days. No MLA will sit in waiting mode outside the office of officers on Mondays and Tuesdays. MLAs will be given entry to office directly. Earlier it was seen that MLAs were being made sit outside the off...Read More

FDCA Gujarat launches Ayudmala online portal

September 22, 2021

Gandhinagar: Pronouncing a major initiative towards the growth of Ayurvedic Industry in Gujarat, digitalisation of records, Online Licensing, Speedy Product Approvals, the Food and Drug Control Administration, Gujarat has launched an online portal for Drug Manufacturing License System - Ayudmla for Ayurvedic Medicines. With this, Gujarat has become the first state in India to offer these facilities for Ayurvedic Industry. During the launch, Dr. Hemant Koshiya, Commissioner, FDCA - Gujarat, s...Read More

PM Narendra Modi departs for USA to attend QUAD summit

September 22, 2021

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's departure statement ahead of his visit to United States of America: I will be visiting USA from 22-25 September, 2021 at the invitation of His Excellency President Joe Biden of the United States of America During my visit, I will review the India-U.S. Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership with President Biden and exchange views on regional and global issues of mutual interest. I am also looking forward to meeting Vice President Kamala Har...Read More

Dushyant Patel appointed to do duties of Speaker of Gujarat Assembly

September 21, 2021
Dushyant Patel appointed to do duties of Speaker of Gujarat Assembly

Gandhinagar: Dushyant Patel, a Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) from Bharuch has been appointed to perform the duties of the office of the Speaker of the Gujarat Assembly so long as the said office is vacant. Patel replaces Dr. Nimaben Acharya who stepped down from the post. Dr. Nimaben was made Speaker after outgoing Speaker Rajendra Trivedi left the post to take oath as a Cabinet Minister. Monsoon session of State assembly is scheduled to be held in the last week of this month. Read More

Merja announces resumption of recruitment process, restart Annapurna Yojana

September 21, 2021

Gandhinagar: Labour and Employment minister Brijesh Merja today announced recruitment for 15,000 posts in Panchayat department for the posts including Talati, junior clerks and MPHW. There are 16,400 vacant posts. A process of recruitment pending since 2018-19 will be resumed and fees collected previously for old form will be returned as the new recruitment will be made through centralized system, said Merja adding that the recruitment process may complete in next six months. The new minister s...Read More

Vaghani’s 14-point directives to Education department

September 20, 2021
Vaghani’s 14-point directives to Education department

Gandhinagar: In a detailed meeting covering all aspects of the State Education department, the new minister Jitubhai Vaghani gave directives on 14 different issues. The minister pointed out that there's no government university in 13 districts. He asked the department to come with estimates for setting up university/cluster university in the districts in order to make efforts for inclusion of same in the nex annual budget of the State. Vaghani asked officials to come up with short term, ...Read More

Bhupendra Patel presents book, murtis of Simandhar Swami to dignitaries in Delhi

September 20, 2021
Bhupendra Patel presents book, murtis of Simandhar Swami to dignitaries in Delhi

New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel on his visit to national capital New Delhi today gifted the murti of Simandhar Swami to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh and Home Affairs Minister Amit Shah today. Patel also visited President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice-president Venkaiah Naidu, Health minister Mansukh Mandaviya, Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying minister Parshottam Rupala during his visit to New Delhi. He gifted a book of Dada Bhagwan to P...Read More

Dr. Nimaben Acharya resigns, the post of Speaker of Gujarat Assembly vacant now

September 20, 2021
Dr. Nimaben Acharya resigns, the post of Speaker of Gujarat Assembly vacant now

Gandhinagar: Kutch BJP MLA Dr. Nimaben Acharya has resigned as Speaker of Gujarat Assembly with effect from September 20th today. The office of the Speaker in the assembly has been declared vacant therefore. Nimaben was appointed protem Speaker after resignation of Rajendra Trivedi from the post of Speaker. Trivedi later took oath as the senior most minister in Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel government. A two-day session of Gujarat Assembly is scheduled to meet in the last week of this m...Read More

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