Category Articles: BJP

Six Congress party Councillors in Botad municipality join BJP

July 17, 2019
Six Congress party Councillors in Botad municipality join BJP

Gandhinagar: In yet another blow to Congress in Gujarat, 6 of the total 17 Councillors of the party in Botad municipality today joined ruling BJP here. It has taken place on the day when another former Congress leader from Saurashtra, Vinu Amipara, the ex-city president of the opposition party in local body poll bound Junagadh has also joined the ruling party there. The six members of congress in Botad municipality joined BJP here at the party's state headquarter Srikamalam in...Read More

Thakor Sena core committee put a seal on Alpesh and Jhala’s wearing saffron robe in near future

July 15, 2019
Thakor Sena core committee put a seal on Alpesh and Jhala’s wearing saffron robe in near future

Gandhinagar: The Gujarat Kshatriya Thakor Sena core committee today gave its formal assent to its leader and former Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor and his aide ex-MLA Dhavalsinh Jhala for joining ruling BJP. After the meeting of the committee on the residence of Alpesh here in which he himself was not present, Jhala said that the committee has given assent to our joining BJP. 'The committee has in fact authorized Alpesh to talk to BJP leaders and take a decision soon on the date for...Read More

BJP releases manifesto for Junagadh civic election

July 15, 2019

Junagadh: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today released its manifesto for Junagadh Municipal Corporation (JMC) general election. Highlighting points of manifesto include, employment through tourism, completion of Girnar rope way project during current year, beautification of Narsih Maheta pond and a ring road around it modeled on Kankaria Lake Front of Ahmedabad, construction of over bridges to solve traffic problem, up-keeping of heritage monuments, purchase of modern equipment for clea...Read More

‘Mob-lynching’ is a political word coined by pseudo-seculars in India: Minister Giriraj Singh in Gujarat

July 14, 2019

Press conference @ Ahmedabad state Guest house pic.twitter.com/AXItMrTDoc— Shandilya Giriraj Singh (@girirajsinghbjp) July 14, 2019 Ahmedabad: Claiming that efforts were on to ensure that no stray cattle could be seen on the road-side in India in next one year, Union Animal Husbandry Minister and senior BJP leader Giriraj Singh today said the 'mob-lynching' was a political word coined by pseudo-secular people. Talking to newsmen here Singh, a fire-brand BJP leader and Mi...Read More

Besna of Bhikhubhai Dalsaniya’s mother to be held in district Jamnagar

July 11, 2019
Besna of Bhikhubhai Dalsaniya’s mother to be held in district Jamnagar

Gandhinagar: Besna ( condolence meeting) of Gujarat BJP general secretary (organization) and RSS pracharak Shri Bhikhubhai Dalsaniya's mother Jadiben will be held at Shri Dalsaniya's native place in Jamnagar district of Saurashtra on July 13. Besna will be during 4-6 pm at GM Patel Girls Hostel on Rajkot Jamnagar highway, Dhrol in district Jamnagar. Prayer meeting during 8 to 9 pm will be held at Patel Samaj Vaadi in Lakhtar village of Jodiya taluka of Jamnagar district. DeshGujaratRead More

Gujarat court re-issues summons to Rahul Gandhi in defamation case filed for calling BJP president Amit Shah ‘murder-accused’

July 09, 2019
Gujarat court re-issues summons to Rahul Gandhi in defamation case filed for calling BJP president Amit Shah ‘murder-accused’

Ahmedabad: A local court here today re-issued summons to former Congress President Rahul Gandhi in connection with a defamation case lodged by a BJP corporator here for his statement against party president Amit Shah terming him a 'murder accused. The Court of Metropolitan Magistrate R B Etaliya in its summon ordered the Congress leader to appear before it on August 9, the next date of hearing. Earlier on May 1, the court had issued the summons which sought his appearance on Jul...Read More

City Congress president resigns ahead of Junagadh Municipal Corporation election

July 06, 2019
City Congress president resigns ahead of Junagadh Municipal Corporation election

Junagadh: On the last day of filing nominations for candidature in Junagadh Municipal Corporation (JMC) general elections, city Congress president Vinu Amipariya has resigned today. It is learnt that Amipara was upset over selection of candidates. Amipara is Leuva Patidar community leader. He had earlier contested Porbandar Lok Sabha election also unsuccessfully as Congress candidate. It is understood that Amipara was feeling sidelined by party leader and former Mayor Satish Ahir (Ca...Read More

Deeply honored to be elected from Vibrant State of Gujarat: Jaishankar in Gujarati tweet

July 06, 2019

વાઇબ્રન્ટ રાજ્ય ગુજરાતના પ્રતિનિધિ તરીકે રાજ્યસભામાં ચૂંટાવા બદલ ગૌરવ અને આભારની લાગણી અનુભવું છું. મારા પર અમાપ વિશ્વાસ મુકવા બદલ સૌ પ્રત્યે કૃતજ્ઞતા વ્યક્ત કરું છું. pic.twitter.com/Z5pUt0H3Y0— Dr. S. Jaishankar ...Read More

Both BJP candidates including MEA S Jaishankar win RS bye-polls, one vote of BJP rejected

July 05, 2019
Both BJP candidates including MEA S Jaishankar win RS bye-polls, one vote of BJP rejected

Gandhinagar: Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar and Gujarat BJP OBC front leader Jugalji Thakor have emerge victorious in the the bye-polls for two Rajya Sabha seat in Gujarat which was held in the assembly premises here today. Jaishankar received 104 votes while Thakor has got 105 votes each, much higher than the 88 first priority votes required to win. Their opponents from Congress Gaurav Pandya and former minister Chandrikaben Chudasama have got 70 each. There ...Read More

Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor, Dhavalsinh Zala give resignations to assembly Speaker

July 05, 2019
Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor, Dhavalsinh Zala give resignations to assembly Speaker

Gandhinagar: Gujarat MLAs Alpesh Thakor and Dhavalsinh Zala today resigned from assembly. Both have given resignation from membership of assembly to assembly Speaker. Both were elected for the first time as MLA in year 2017 general elections of Gujarat Assembly. Alpesh represents Radhanpur assembly seat in North Gujarat. His close aide and Congress MLA Dhavalsinh Zala represents Bayad assembly seat in North Gujarat. Alpesh and Dhavalsinh were issued whip by Congress party to vote for Congres...Read More