Articles tagged under: Banaskantha

Oswal Arts and Commerce College inaugurated at Juna Deesa in Banaskantha

August 08, 2019
Oswal Arts and Commerce College inaugurated at Juna Deesa in Banaskantha

Palanpur: The Oswal Arts and Commerce College at Juna Deesa in Banaskantha District administrated by Shri Deesa Yuva kSangh of Mumbai was inaugurated today in the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. With the Inauguration of these collage the students will get higher education in their homelands. He greeted the students to move forward on the path of development. Rupani said that today’s world is the world of knowledge where knowledge and education have become necessary. To...Read More

Banaskantha gets upto 9 inches of rain in 24 hours; most parts of Gujarat rain soaked

July 29, 2019
Banaskantha gets upto 9 inches of rain in 24 hours; most parts of Gujarat rain soaked

Palanpur: Several villages in north Gujarat district Banakantha are water logged today after over 9 inch rains in 24-hours. The district was badly in need of rain. Pilgrim town Ambaji in the district had observed shut down for a day seeking favor for rainfall from God. South Western monsoon will day after tomorrow will complete half phase. Rains in 24 hours Rains today morning DeshGujaratRead More

Shankar Chaudhary lists out achievements of state, centre and Banas dairy in presence of Congress candidate Parthi Bhatol and other Congress leaders

April 16, 2019

Palanpur: In a rare event, BJP and Congress leaders were together on a single stage while intense political campaign is going on for Lok Sabha general elections. The place was Banaskantha district of North Gujarat. In a social function, senior BJP leader and former State minister Shankar Chaudhary didn't miss the opportunity and listed out the achievements of the State government, the Centre and Banas dairy headed by him. Congress candidate Parthi Bhatol, MLA Shilal Bhuriya, State Congress o...Read More

Day after leaving Congress, Alpesh Thakor campaigns for independent candidate associated with his outfit on Banaskantha LS seat

April 11, 2019
Day after leaving Congress, Alpesh Thakor campaigns for independent candidate associated with his outfit on Banaskantha LS seat

Palanpur: A day after his resignation from Congress, Radhanpur MLA Alpesh Thakor today campaigned for independent candidate on Banaskantha Lok sabha seat in North Gujarat, Swarupji Thakor, who is also the vice president of Thakor Sena which is led by Alpesh. Thakor said that he would also hold a big meeting after April 15 in the constituency. He said that he wanted to ensure the victory of Swarupji who represented the poor people. He claimed that the big c...Read More

Speeches at nomination function of BJP Banakantha candidate Parbatbhai Patel

April 04, 2019

Palanpur: BJP candidate for Lok Sabha seat of Banakantha, Parbatbhai Patel today filed nomination form. Parbatbhai Patel is minister in Gujarat government. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, Patan MP Liladhar Vaghela, Banaskantha MP Haribhai Chaudhary, former minister Shankarbhai Chaudhary among others were present on this occasion. Later a nomination procession was organized to collector office. Several Congress workers including opposition leader and Councillors of Palanpur municipality joined ...Read More

BJP has already given me so much, Parbatbhai will win Banaskantha seat with huge margin: Haribhai Chaudhary

March 27, 2019
BJP has already given me so much, Parbatbhai will win Banaskantha seat with huge margin: Haribhai Chaudhary

Gandhinagar/Palanpur: Union Minister Haribhai Chaudhary who was denied ticket on his Banaskantha seat in North Gujarat by ruling BJP, today said that he was not at all annoyed with the party which has already given him so much. He also said that state minister and Tharad MLA Parbat Patel who had been made the party candidate on the seat would win with a huge margin. Chaudhary said that he himself was not willing ticket this time around. 'I have got tickets six times the party ...Read More

Narmada main canal water only for drinking purpose: Banaskantha collector warns citizens

March 22, 2019

Palanpur: District collector of Banaskantha has in a notification made announcement that water in main Narmada canal passing through the district is reserved for drinking water supply to 477 villages of 7 talukas of district. District collector has asked the citizens of Kankrej, Diodar, Bhabhar, Tharad, Vav, Suigam, Lakhni etc areas not to lift Narmada main canal water. Collector has warned that those involved in such activity will face action and pumping machines and pipes used to lift main c...Read More

BJP captures Thara municipality after defection of two Congress Councillors

February 14, 2019
BJP captures Thara municipality after defection of two Congress Councillors

Palanpur: Thara municipality of Banaskantha district in North Gujarat is now BJP-ruled after two rebel Councillors Karimkhan Ghori and Ambaben Makwana of Congress party decided today to vote for BJP in the board meeting held for election of president and vice president. Congress and BJP each had 12-12 seats in their fold in Thara municipality post election. Later one seat turned vacant which brought the number of BJP Councillors down at 11. With two Councillors joining BJP, Thara municipalit...Read More

No Non-Veg zone declared around 500-metre of Ambaji Shaktipith and Somnath Jyotirling

January 25, 2019
No Non-Veg zone declared around 500-metre of Ambaji Shaktipith and Somnath Jyotirling

Palanpur: Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today speaking here announced that 500-metre area around Ambaji Shaktipith temple and Somnath Jyotirling temple as ‘No Non-Veg Zone’, with ban of non-vegetarian. He said the government decided to start development works worth Rs.338-crore for Banaskantha district for drinking water, stairway leading up to the Ambaji temple, skywalk, two-way ropeway, toilets, CCTV cameras, public address system, dining hall for 2,000 at a time, new Prasad grih, rooftop...Read More

Bribe allegations totally baseless, will retire from politics if proven guilty: Union Minister Haribhai Chaudhary

November 27, 2018
Bribe allegations totally baseless, will retire from politics if proven guilty: Union Minister Haribhai Chaudhary

Palanpur: Union Minister of State for Coal Haribhai P Chaudhary today reiterated that that the allegations of taking money leveled against him by CBI official M K Sinha were completely baseless and he would retire from public life and politic if he was proved guilty. In his address during an event in Samdhi village under his Loksabha constituency Banaskantha in Gujarat, today Haribhai who was keeping mum on the issue since his statement last week, said, ' I want to speak about the a...Read More