Articles tagged under: Gujarat Assembly

MLAs asked not to record, upload, circulate assembly procedure videos

July 12, 2019
MLAs asked not to record, upload, circulate assembly procedure videos

Gandhinagar: MLAs of Gujarat Assembly will no more be able to record, circulate or upload videos of their speech in the assembly. Dy CM Nitin Patel today raised a matter before Speaker in the assembly and pointed out that some MLAs were uploading videos of procedure in house on social media. Patel went on to say that eventually some MLA could also blackmail some contractor through such activity. The Speaker asked MLAs not to record, circulate and upload videos of house procedure. It's ...Read More

Gujarat assembly passes two bills including Gujarat Disturbed Area Act (Amendment) bill 2019

July 08, 2019
Gujarat assembly passes two bills including Gujarat Disturbed Area Act (Amendment) bill 2019

Gandhinagar: The Gujarat Assembly today passed two bills including the Gujarat Disturbed Area Act (amendment) bill 2019. Senior cabinet minister Bhupendra Chudasama also presented Gujarat Land Revenue (Amendment) bill 2019 in the house which passed both the bills. The amendment bill regarding disturbed area act ( The Gujarat Prohibition of Transfer of Immovable Property and Provision for Protection of Tenants from Eviction from Premises in Disturbed Area Act 1991) pr...Read More

Gujarat government to move two bills in the assembly on Monday

July 07, 2019
Gujarat government to move two bills in the assembly on Monday

Gandhinagar: Gujarat government will move a resolution in the State assembly on Monday on reelection of Prime Minister Narendra Modi led BJP government in the Centre. The resolution will be moved by MoS Pradipsinh Jadeja. Speaker Rajendra Trivedi has allotted 90 minutes time to this matter under rule 120. The Government will also move two bills tomorrow. Revenue minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama will move year 2019 Gujarat Disturbed Area Act amendment bill ( ગુજરાત અશા...Read More

Total debt of Gujarat govt. Rs. 2,40,652 crore; over Rs. 18,000 crore paid as interest in 2018

July 03, 2019
Total debt of Gujarat govt. Rs. 2,40,652 crore; over Rs. 18,000 crore paid as interest in 2018

Gandhinagar: Total public debt on Gujarat government was Rs. 2,40,652 crore in financial year 2018-19. The government paid Rs. 17,178 crore as interest in 2017-18 in addition to Rs. 13,701 crore basic. In 2018-19 the government paid Rs. 18,214 crore as interest and also paid back Rs. 15,440 basic. Interest loan rates in case of financial institutions stay at 4.75% to 8.75%. In case of market loan it is between 6.05% to 9.75%. NSSF loan attracts 9.50% to 10.50% interest rate while central...Read More

Gujarat govt. recovered Rs. 21.85 crore bond money in 2 years from doctors who failed to serve in rural areas

July 03, 2019
Gujarat govt. recovered Rs. 21.85 crore bond money in 2 years from doctors who failed to serve in rural areas

Gandhinagar: In a reply in the assembly the Gujarat government today said that only some students appear to serve rural area after completion of medical education and internship while others defy the bond they had signed. There's a rule for serving in rural areas for 3 years after completing MBBS education and internship for medical students. The students have to sign bond to commit that they shall serve in rural areas for three years. The government in its reply said it has recovered Rs...Read More

16,914 projects proposed in 2017 and 2019 editions of Vibrant Gujarat Summits commissioned

July 02, 2019
16,914 projects proposed in 2017 and 2019 editions of Vibrant Gujarat Summits commissioned

Gandhinagar: Among the approved projects in Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit 2017, 15,289 projects are commissioned with total investment of Rs. 3,03,316 crore. In the case of year 2019 edition of Vibrant Gujarat Summit, 1,625 of total approved projects are commissioned with total investment at Rs. 2,939 crore. This details were shared by State Chief Minister who has portfolio of Industry in the assembly in reply to Congress MLA Amit Chavda's question.     ...Read More

Gujarat government to move three bills in the assembly on Wednesday

July 02, 2019
Gujarat government to move three bills in the assembly on Wednesday

Gandhinagar: The Government will move three bills on Wednesday in the State assembly. MoS Pradipsinh Jadeja will move year 2019 Cigarette and other Tobacco products (ban on advertisement and regulation of its business, trade, production, supply and distribution) amendment bill. Minister Ishwarsinh Parmar will move year 2018 Bhiksha Pratibandhak amendment bill. Dy CM Nitin Patel will move year 2019 Bharat no Bhagidari (Gujarat amendment) bill. DeshGujaratRead More

Fourth Session of 14th Gujarat Assembly from tomorrow, modified budget to be tabled on the very first day

July 01, 2019
Fourth Session of 14th Gujarat Assembly from tomorrow, modified budget to be tabled on the very first day

Gandhinagar:The fourth session of the 14th Legislative Assembly of Gujarat would be held from tomorrow and on the very first day the modified budget for FY 2019-20 would be tabled by Deputy CM cum Finance Minister Nitin Patel. Patel had on February 20 present the budget for FY 2018-19, which was vote on account of sorts due to Lok Sabha elections held soon after. The fourth session to last till July 25 will have a total 16 working days. Patel would table t...Read More

Four Gujarat MLAs resign from assembly to retain Lok Sabha seat; By-poll on Tharad, Kheralu, Lunawada, Amraiwadi assembly seats in six months

June 06, 2019
Four Gujarat MLAs resign from assembly to retain Lok Sabha seat; By-poll on Tharad, Kheralu, Lunawada, Amraiwadi assembly seats in six months

Gandhinagar: Gujarat will witness by-polls of assembly seats within next six months as four MLAs are elected as Lok Sabha members and they have decided to retain their Lok Sabha seats. All four MLAs have resigned as MLA today. Party MLA and minister in Vijay Rupani cabinet, Parbatbhai Patel(Chaudhary) has been elected to Lok Sabha from Banaskantha seat. Parbatbhai was MLA elected from Tharad constituency in Banaskantha district of North Gujarat. Possibility of State BJP leader and former mini...Read More

Gujarat Assembly Budget Session 2019 during 2nd – 25th of July

June 04, 2019
Gujarat Assembly Budget Session 2019 during 2nd – 25th of July

Gandhinagar: The Budget session of Gujarat Assembly will start on Tuesday, 2nd July. Full budget of financial year 2019-20 will be presented on the first day of the session. In the previous session of the assembly, the Finance minister had presented vote on account for four months - April, May, June and July. The session will in-total witness 20 sittings. It will conclude on July 25. General discussion on budget demands will go on for four days while department wise demands will be discusse...Read More