Articles tagged under: Keshubhai Patel
March 05, 2019
Gandhinagar: PM Narendra Modi today touched the feet of former Gujarat CM and veteran leader Keshubhai Patel on a public stage to seek his blessings.
Modi, on the second day of his two day visit of home state Gujarat, during participation of the Pran Pratishtha event of Annapurna Mata temple of Leuwa Patidar community in Adalaj, touched feet of Nonagenarian Keshubhai.
When PM Modi touched his feet, Keshubhai gave him a hug with broad smile over his face.
Modi had ...Read More
December 08, 2018
Gandhinagar: Former Gujarat CM Keshubhai Patel was today admitted briefly in hospital here due to illness.
90 year old Keshubhai, who was Gujarat CM twice, is suffering from cough and fever, his PA Shetal Pandya said.
'We had taken him to the Civil Hospital here for routine check-ups and has now been brought back to his residence here,' Pandya said.
He said that the nonagenarian leader was suffering from normal fever and cough.
November 26, 2018
Ahmdedabad: Four former Chief Ministers namely Keshubhai Patel, Shankersinh Vaghela, Suresh Mehta and Dilip Parikh shared stage in Ahmedabad today along with State Governor Kohli, MoS in Centre Parshottam Rupala and minister in Gujarat cabinet Bhupendrasinh Chudasama in a book launch function in Ahmedabad today.
'Developing Gujarat - My Memories' a book written by Kirit Shelat and H.R.Patankar documents the actual development works done in Gujarat in the past.
The function to launch th...Read More
August 23, 2018
Gandhinagar: A meeting of Shri Somnath Trust was held today at Raj Bhavan in Gandhinagar. BJP president Amit Shah and former deputy prime minister LK Advani specially arrived at Sardar Patel airport here to attend this meeting which was also part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's one-day Gujarat visit. The meeting was also attended by former Chief Minister and Chairman of Shri Somnath Trust Shri Keshubhai Patel and former Chief Secretary of Gujarat Shri PK Lehri. The meeting approved annual repo...Read More
August 16, 2018
Former Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel while condoling the death of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee today remembered his 'invaluable' contribution in the progress of Narmada project.
Patel, who now mostly remains away from media limelight due to his poor health, told newsmen that a beloved leaders of many, Atalji, had given the Naramda project a big boost.
'He has many achievements to his kitty and he was an undoubted great leader but one thing I would l...Read More
September 14, 2017
Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today took out time from his hectic schedule to meet Former Gujarat CM Keshubhai Patel, who had recently lost his son, at his residence here.
PM Modi met Patel and expressed his deep condolences on the demise of his son Pravin Patel who died of a heart attack on September 8 in Dallas of US where he used to live.
Modi had earlier talked to Keshubhai over telephone on September 9 after learning about the incident.
Around 60 ye...Read More
September 09, 2017
Son of former Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel, Pravin Patel died in the US last night.
PA to Patel Shetal Pandya today said that around 60 year old Pravinbhai, second among six children (5 son and a daughter) of Keshubhai used to live in Dallas where he died yesterday (around 2am Indian Standard time).
Pandya said that according to primary information Pravinbhai died of heart attack.
Notably, wife of Keshubhai had died in a fire incide...Read More
March 12, 2017
Junagadh: A book on former member of parliament(Rajya Sabha) and one of the persons very much in the foundation of Gujarat BJP Suryakant Acharya was released today by Governor of Karnataka Vajubhai Vala and former chief minister Keshubhai Patel. Former Health Minister Hemaben Acharya, former Gujarat BJP president Rajendrasinh Rana, folk artist Bhikhudan Gadhvi, former Gujarat Congress president Arjun Modhwadia, Manavadar Congress MLA Jawahar Chavda, Bharatbhai Gajipara among others were pr...Read More
March 08, 2017
Somnath: Shri Somnath Trust's 116th meeting took place today. Former Chief Miniser Keshubhai Patel was reappointed as Chairman of Shri Somnath Trust for year 2017. His name was proposed by Shri Modi and supported by Shri LK Advani.
According to Shri PK Lehri of Shri Somnath Trust, Shri Modi spent 20-25 minutes more time in the meeting.
He said, discussions took place on how to increase the number of pilgims from distanced states. How Somnath Mahotsav can take place there. How those who wis...Read More
August 06, 2016
Gandhinagar: Newly elected Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Nitin Patel today reached former Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel's residence in Gandhinagar to seek his blessing a day before their swearing in. Keshubhai gave blessing to both and offered them sweet. Keshubhai showed his inability to grace the oath taking function scheduled to take place tomorrow around noon at Mahatma Mandir due to poor health but assured his support and guidance to both. Keshubhai ex...Read More
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