Articles tagged under: Morbi

Make in Morbi group holds display urging boycott of Chinese products

November 07, 2020
Make in Morbi group holds display urging boycott of Chinese products

Ahmedabad: 'Morbi Clock Manufacturing Alliance' holds display in Amdavad on Friday, November 6, urging consumers to boycott Chinese products. Manufacturers in Morbi, Gujarat have given 'Make in Morbi' call to counter Chinese imports. In one of initiatives, they have launched Made-in-India anti mosquito rackets. 'Morbi Clock Manufacturing Alliance' holds display in Amdavad, urging consumers to boycott Chinese products. Manufacturers in Morbi, Gujarat have given 'Make in Morbi'...Read More

Varmora Group to set up two new manufacturing plants; virtual stone laying performed

October 27, 2020
Varmora Group to set up two new manufacturing plants; virtual stone laying performed

Gandhinagar: E - bhoomi pujan for two upcoming manufacturing plants of Varmora group in Morbi was performed today by Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani from Gandhinagar. The Chief Minister performed virtual stone laying of Covertek Ceramica Pvt Ltd and Avalta Granito Pvt Ltd, two ventures of Bhavesh Varmora led Varmora group. Varmora group is into manufacturing of tiles, sanitary wears, faucets and kitchen sinks. The group has Rs. 1200 crore turnover. It has 11 manufacturing plants. The com...Read More

Morbi Municipality President with 8 Councillors join BJP

October 18, 2020
Morbi Municipality President with 8 Councillors join BJP

Morbi: Ahead of the by-election of Morbi assembly seat, Morbi municipality president Ketanbhai Vilpara today joined BJP with 8 municipal Councillors. Morbi municipality is presently with Congress. Earlier this week Morbi district panchayat president also joined BJP. Morbi district panchayat is also with Congress. Polling for Morbi and 7 other assembly seats of Gujarat is going to take place on November 3. Morbi seat is vacant due to resignation of outgoing Congress MLA Brijesh Merja ahead o...Read More

Morbi district panchayat chief, nagarpalika president join BJP

October 15, 2020
Morbi district panchayat chief, nagarpalika president join BJP

Morbi: In a major setback to opposition Congress party ahead of 8-seat bypolls, Morbi district panchayat president and Congress leader Kishor Chikhaliya has today joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Morbi is among 8 assembly seats that are going to witness by-elections on November 3. Chikhaliya was sulking after denied ticket for Morbi by-poll by Congress. Chikhaliya speaking to media persons alleged that Congress leaders Hardik Patel and MLA Lalit Kagathara had sold party tickets in year 2...Read More

Gujarat government announces relief in gas bills for ceramic industry

September 08, 2020
Gujarat government announces relief in gas bills for ceramic industry

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat has taken a decision to give 16 per cent relief in gas bills to ceramic industries. According to a note released by State government, Rs. 2.50 per SCM additional relief will be effective in gas bills of Gujarat Gas Company Ltd which supplies gas to ceramic industries in Morbi, Surendranagar and Sabarkantha districts. Earlier, the State government had announced Rs. 2 per SCM relief. Today in a high-level meeting chaired by Chief Minister, a decision wa...Read More

138 land plots at GIDC, Chhatar Mittanna, Tankara to be allocated by e-draw through video conferencing

July 12, 2020
138 land plots at GIDC, Chhatar Mittanna, Tankara to be allocated by e-draw through video conferencing

Gandhinagar: Chief Minister Rupani will allocate plots to 138 industrialists of Gujarat at GIDC, Chhatar Mittanna, Tankara of Morbi by an e-draw through video-conferencing from Gandhinagar, on Monday. Besides this, the Chief Minister will also make e-launching of CETP plants for disposal of waste and treatment water used by the industries at GIDC of Saykha and Dahej in Bharuch. It is planned to develop Chhatar GIDC over 24 hectare of land area. Here, 127 plots, ranging between 500 and 3...Read More

Covid-19: Clock manufacturing units in Morbi to shut for a week

July 11, 2020
Covid-19: Clock manufacturing units in Morbi to shut for a week

Morbi: Association of more than 175 industrial units that are into clock manufacturing in Morbi town of Gujarat has decided to stay shut for a week period starting from Sunday tomorrow in attempt to prevent further spread of Covid-19 infection. The units altogether employ around 25,000 skillful people, most of them women who come from nearby villages. DeshGujaratRead More

8th Congress MLA resigns ahead of June 19 polling for 4 seats of Rajya Sabha

June 05, 2020
8th Congress MLA resigns ahead of June 19 polling for 4 seats of Rajya Sabha

Gandhinagar: Morbi MLA Brijesh Merja has resigned from the State assembly. Merja belongs to opposition Congress party.With this, the total number of Congress MLAs who resigned from the assembly is 8, ahead of polling for four Rajya Sabha seats scheduled on June 19. Yesterday resignations of two Congress MLAs were announced. They were representing Karjan and Kaprada seats. Earlier 5 Congress MLAs had resigned. They were representing Abdasa, Dhari, Limbdi, Dang and Gadhada had resigned. ...Read More

Jamnagar and Morbi find mention in Central govt’s Covid19 briefing for a good reason

April 20, 2020
Jamnagar and Morbi find mention in Central govt’s Covid19 briefing for a good reason

Morbi: Morbi district in Gujarat found mention in Government of India's daily national briefing on Covid19. Lav Agrawal of union Health minister said there are 6 districts in India where no new case of Covid19 has been detected in last 14 days (two weeks). They are Dungarpur and Pali districts in Rajastnah, Jamnagar and Morbi districts in Gujarat, North Goa district in Go. Both Morbi and Jamnagar have so far witnessed detection of 01 case each. As per the Central government guideline,...Read More

Tobacco Mava masala carried using drone in Morbi, two booked

April 12, 2020
Tobacco Mava masala carried using drone in Morbi, two booked

Rajkot: Pan-Masala shops (galla) are closed during lockdown and those who can't live without it are finding this situation very difficult. Some people complain about very high prices of pan masala and cigarette in black market during lockdown. However in a complete novel case, a youth namely Hiren Patel managed to fly maavo (tobacco mixed substance) via drone in district headquarters Morbi near Rajkot. Patel shared the video on micro video blogging app Tiktok. As this video went viral, police...Read More