Articles tagged under: JMC

Grand victory of BJP in Gujarat civic elections, with more seats than 2015

February 23, 2021
Grand victory of BJP in Gujarat civic elections, with more seats than 2015

Gandhinagar: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has achieved grand victory in six-city elections of Municipal Corporations in Gujarat, polling for which took place last Sunday. BJP is already a ruling party in these six municipal corporations. The party has been reelected with even more number of seats. BJP has won/achieved lead on 159 out of 192 seats in Ahmedabad, far more than 143 previously. The party has won 69 seats in Vadodara out of total 76, against 57 previously. BJP has ...Read More

Schedule of reservation in the office of Mayor for 6 poll-bound Municipal Corporations in Gujarat declared

February 10, 2021
Schedule of reservation in the office of Mayor for 6 poll-bound Municipal Corporations in Gujarat declared

Gandhinagar: As per the Bombay Provincial Municipal Corporations (Reservation in the office of the Mayor) Amendment Rules, 2021, the city of Ahmedabad will get next Mayor from Scheduled Caste (SC) councilors for first two and half years. The city will get woman mayor in the second two and half years period. The city of Surat will get woman Mayor for first two and half years and a Mayor from general category in the next two and half years. Vadodara Municipal Corporation will have a Mayor...Read More

Gujarat BJP announces list of candidates for Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (JMC) election 2021

February 04, 2021
Gujarat BJP announces list of candidates for Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (JMC) election 2021

Gandhinagar: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today declared a list of party candidates for upcoming Jamnagar Municipal Corporation election scheduled to take place later this month. Read More

Gujarat government OKays underground gutter system project for Junagadh city

August 29, 2020
Gujarat government OKays underground gutter system project for  Junagadh city

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat has given in-principle approval to underground gutter system project in Junagadh city at a cost of Rs. 319.48 crore under Swarnim Jayanti Mukhyamantri Shehri Vikas Yojana. Junagadh has at present Nawabi era gutter system. Due to lack of modern underground gutter system, used water was flowing without treatment to water channels such as Dalva, Zanzarda, Timbawadi etc, causing pollution. As per proposed plan, Junagadh city will have 110.47 km long mai...Read More

BJP corporator in Junagadh Abbas Qureshi arrested under PASA for misbehaviour with police

October 16, 2019

Junagadh: A BJP corporator of party ruled Junagadh Muncipal Corporation was today arrested by police under the the Prevention of Anti-Social Activities Act (PASA). Police said that corporator of ward number 3 Sukhnath Chowk Abbas Qureshi had misbehaved with the PI and PSI of A-division police station in the city. He had also threatened them. The district collector had issued a warrant under PASA and he was arrested today and sent to Vadodara jail. DeshGujaratRead More

Junagadh defeat due to internal differences in local unit of party: Congress

July 23, 2019
Junagadh defeat due to internal differences in local unit of party: Congress

Ahmedabad:Congress today said that the poor performance of the party in Junagadh Municipal Corporation election was because of the 'internal differences and annoyances' in the local unit. Gujarat spokesperson of the party Manish Doshi said that during the election the internal annoyances and differences among the local leaders of the party was on the fore and it has adversely affected our performance. 'We congratulate BJP for its victory,' he said adding that the party would re...Read More

BJP wins 54 of 59 seats in Junagadh Municipal Corporation, NCP 4, Congress 1

July 23, 2019
BJP wins 54 of 59 seats in Junagadh Municipal Corporation, NCP 4, Congress 1

Junagadh: Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has secured victory over 54 of total 59 seats in general election of Junagadh Municipal Corporation (JMC), one of six municipal corporations in Gujarat. BJP has thus retained civic body. Congress which had enjoyed power for one term in Junagadh previously could win just 1 seat in ward number 04. Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) with Congress rebels as its most candidates has secured victory on 4 seats in ward number 08.Congress had won 16 seats in prev...Read More

JMC sees return of BJP on a day when saffron-wash seemed the order during counting of local body poll/by-poll

July 23, 2019
JMC sees return of BJP on a day when saffron-wash seemed the order during counting of local body poll/by-poll

Junagadh/Gandhinagar: Junagadh Municipal Corporation has seen return of ruling BJP to power with overwhelming majority on a day when a virtual 'saffron-wash' is visible during the counting of JMC poll and that of by-polls on 43 of Taluka, 5 of District Panchayats and one of Gandhinagar Muncipal Corporation. By 1130 am today, during the counting of JMC election that was held on July 21 amid rains, BJP has won 48 of the total 60 seats and has easily crossed the half way mark of 31. BJP...Read More

Around 50% turnout in Junagadh Municipal Corporation election amid rains; Counting on Tuesday

July 21, 2019
Around 50% turnout in Junagadh Municipal Corporation election amid rains; Counting on Tuesday

Junagadh: Polling is underway for general election of Junagadh Municipal Corporation, one of six municipal corporations in Gujarat today amid rounds of showers. Main fight is between ruling BJP and main opposition Congress. Triangle contest is taking place in at least one ward where Congress rebels are contesting as NCP candidates.Counting for JMC election is going to take place on July 23 at Junagadh Agriculture University campus. There are total 2.38 lakh registered voters eligible to ...Read More

Junagadh Congress chief Vinu Amipara joins BJP ahead of polling for civic body election

July 17, 2019
Junagadh Congress chief Vinu Amipara joins BJP ahead of polling for civic body election

Junagadh: Vinu Amipara, Congress party president of Junagadh city unit who resigned from the post a few days ago, today joined ruling BJP in presence of Gujarat BJP president Jitu Vaghani and other leaders. Junagadh will witness polling for civic body general election on July 21. Amipara is from politically active Leuva Patel community. He has contested Lok Sabha election in the past. With him, over a dozen important city unit level office bearers of Congress joined BJP. Amipara after joi...Read More