Articles tagged under: Bypolls

BJP wins 29 of 33 taluka and district panchayat seats in by-polls; CM says it’s a glimpse of upcoming panchayat polls

December 31, 2019
BJP wins 29 of 33 taluka and district panchayat seats in by-polls; CM says it’s a glimpse of upcoming panchayat polls

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today hailed party's big victory on 29 out of total 33 taluka panchayat and district panchayat seats, where by-polls were held on December 29. While the BJP has won 29 of 33 seats, Congress has won 3 and others 1 in by-polls, counting for which took place today. The Chief Minister in a tweet, thanked the people and party workers for BJP's grand victory. He said this election victory is a glimpse of upcoming taluka panchayat and district ...Read More

By polls on 3 district Panchayat and 41 taluka panchayat seats on December 29

December 02, 2019
By polls on 3 district Panchayat and 41 taluka panchayat seats on December 29

Gandhinagar:The by polls for 3 seats of district panchayats and 41 of taluka panchayat would be held on December 29. According to the schedule announced by the State Election Commission the counting would be held on December 31. The nomination would begin from December 9 with the issue of notification for the same and the last date for it would be December 14. Scrutiny of nomination would be done on December 16 and the names could be withdrawn till December 17. The voting will ta...Read More

Schedule of by-polls for Radhanpur and Bayad assembly seats announced by ECI

September 22, 2019
Schedule of by-polls for Radhanpur and Bayad assembly seats announced by ECI

Gandhinagar: Two vacant assembly seats in Gujarat - Radhanpur and Bayad will go for by-polls on 21st October. Election Commission of India (ECI) today announced the schedule of two-seat by-poll. ECI had yesterday declared the schedule of by-polls for another four vacant assembly seats in Gujarat. By-poll is necessitated on Radhanpur and Bayad seats due to resignations of then Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor and Dhavalsinh Zala. Both later joined BJP. They are likely to contest on their respective as...Read More

On four seats assembly by-polls in Gujarat; mood and nearest data points

September 21, 2019
On four seats assembly by-polls in Gujarat; mood and nearest data points

By Japan K Pathak Polling is going to take place in four assembly seats of Gujarat next month. The poll season will start with Navratri and end just before Dhan Teras. It will be a festive season with lot of positivity in air. Weather will be just perfect for organizing election rallies and group meetings in open. All four poll-bound seats are located in mainland Gujarat area. Saurashtra, Kutch and South Gujarat are out of the picture in this poll season. Out of four, Amraiwadi is ...Read More

15 seats of 10 municipalities across Gujarat to go for by-poll on July 7

June 10, 2019
15 seats of 10 municipalities across Gujarat to go for by-poll on July 7

Gandhinagar: 15 seats of 10 municipalities across Gujarat will go for by-poll. Una, Talala, Godhra, Borsad, Kanajari, Porbandar, Viramgam, Dahegam and Dhanera will witness by-poll for one seat each while Bagasara municipality will witness by-poll for six vacant seats. Polling for these 15 seats will take place on Sunday, 7th of July during 8 am to 5 pm. These details were shared by the State Election Commission, Gandhinagar. DeshGujaratRead More

Polling for 2 municipalities, 1 taluka panchayat, vacant local body seats underway in Gujarat

November 27, 2016
Polling for 2 municipalities, 1 taluka panchayat, vacant local body seats underway in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: Polling for Vapi (Valsad district) and Kanakpur-Kansad (Surat district) municipalities in Gujarat is taking place today along with mid term poll for Gondal Taluka Panchayat and by-election for various vacant seats across the local bodies. According the information received from the state election commission a total of over 2500 polling employees have been deployed for the election and by-election. In all around 1500 policemen have also been deployed for it. The...Read More

Vijay Rupani wins Rajkot West

October 19, 2014

Rajkot, 19 October 2014 BJP candidate Vijay Rupani has been victorious on Rajkot West assembly seat with handsome margin of 23740 votes, defeating his nearest rival Congress's Jayantibhai Kalaria. Rajkot West has been traditionally a BJP seat. In fact it is one of the safest seats BJP has in Gujarat. Former Rajya Sabha MP Rupani who has emerged as BJP's organizational face in Saurashtra region in recent years is close to Narendra Modi. He has been in public life for las...Read More

Gujarat Congress’s note on local body by-poll results

October 14, 2014

Ahmedabad, 14 October 2014 Gujarat Congress today in a note reacted to today's results of local body bypolls. State party president Arjun Modhwadia said that in local body elections, local issues and equations are effective. Bypoll results mostly are in favor of ruling party. Due to local pressure and government machinery at work, district panchayat and taluka panchayat results also favor ruling party. However Congress has won 6 out of 13 municipality seats in ...Read More

BJP wins 34 of 46 local body seats in Gujarat by-polls, snatches away 7 seats from Congress

October 14, 2014

Ahmedabad, 14 October 2014 Gujarat BJP today said the party has continued its victory march in Gujarat in local body by-polls. State party spokesperson Shri IK Jadeja said BJP has won 34 out of 46 local body seats that went for by-poll. Sharind the details of the results declared today, Shri Jadeja said, BJP has snatched away 3 district panchayat seats from Congress and won all four district panchayat seats that went to poll. The party has also won one s...Read More

It’s an election of BJP vs casteism and dirty tricks in Rajkot West

October 12, 2014

Rajkot, 10 October 2014 The election battle in Rajkot West assembly seat is actually not between BJP and Congress, but it is between BJP and casteism, it is between BJP and dirty tricks. If it was Congress party contesting against BJP, the frontal plot of electoral battle on Congress's part could be Congress's policies, leadership and shortcomings of BJP. But what is appearing is that here in Rajkot West, the Congress party is seeking vote not in the name of Co...Read More