Articles tagged under: Shaktisinh Gohil

Gujarat govt. refutes Congress allegation over contract with Vodafone

November 20, 2018
Gujarat govt. refutes Congress allegation over contract with Vodafone

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat today in its reaction to Congress spokesperson Shaktisinh Gohil's allegations regarding contract with private telecom operator Vodafone said the reports pertaining to allegations made are far from truth. 'A pact with Vodafone is in practice after transparent tender process. Earlier pact ended in year 2017 after which new tender process was initiated through transparent process. Special emphasis was given on lowest rate, uninterrupted connectivity and be...Read More

Gujarat govt. squandering public money by paying crores to a private telecom company, alleges Congress

November 19, 2018
Gujarat govt. squandering public money by paying crores to a private telecom company, alleges Congress

Gandhinagar: National spokesperson of main opposition party Indian National Congress and senior party leader Shaktisinh Gohil today alleged that BJP government in Gujarat was squandering public money by paying crores of rupees to a private telecommunication company for the services which are available at a very low tariff. Levelling these charges on Gujarat government, Gohil asked the government to give details of the deal the government has with the private company Vodafone which is minting ...Read More

We don’t believe in negative politics, could have opposed statue of unity openly like Rafale deal if were to oppose it:Congress spokesperson

October 30, 2018
We don’t believe in negative politics, could have opposed statue of unity openly like Rafale deal if were to oppose it:Congress spokesperson

Ahmedabad; Congress spokesperson and former Gujarat MLA Shaktisinh Gohil has said that if Congress were to oppose the Statue of Unity project it would have done so openly as it was doing in case of Rafale deal. ''We are not for negative politics. But there should not be vote bank politics in Sardar Patel's name. All his life he advocated for farmers but the BJP government did not bother for them. Farmers don't get water, adequate electricity and even due payment of corp insurance in th...Read More

Gohil adamant about filing criminal case and defamation suit against CM Rupani if he doesn’t tender apology

October 18, 2018
Gohil adamant about filing criminal case and defamation suit against CM Rupani if he doesn’t tender apology

Bhavnagar: Rejecting DyCM Nitin Patel's claim that CM Vijay Rupani never alleged him (Gohil) by name Senior Congress leader, party spokesperson and ex-MLA Shaktisinh Gohil today reiterated that if Rupani did not tender apology to him in stipulated 2 weeks time for his remarks alleging him for fueling the violence against non-Gujaratis then he would file a criminal case along with civil defamation suit against him. He said that it was not correct to say that Rupani had never named him....Read More

Dy CM Nitin Patel terms Gohil’s ultimatum to CM a cheap publicity stunt

October 17, 2018
Dy CM Nitin Patel terms Gohil’s ultimatum to CM a cheap publicity stunt

Gandhinagar: Deputy CM Nitin Patel today said that the so-called 'ultimatum' of Senior Congress leader, party spokesperson and ex-MLA Shaktisinh Gohil to file defamation suit against CM Vijay Rupani was nothing but a cheap publicity stunt. Talking to newsmen here Patel said that despite the fact that CM Rupani has not uttered anything about Gohil in his statement about violence against non-Gujaratis, he was at his own giving distorted statement. 'In fact a competition of sorts b...Read More

Shaktisinh Gohil seeks apology from CM Rupani, warns to file criminal complaint and defamation suit

October 16, 2018
Shaktisinh Gohil seeks apology from CM Rupani, warns to file criminal complaint and defamation suit

Ahmedabad: Senior Congress leader, party spokesperson and ex-MLA Shaktisinh Gohil today said that if Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani did not tender apology to him in 2 weeks about his remarks alleging him for the violence against non-Gujaratis then he would file a criminal case along with civil defamation suit against him. Addressing a press conference here Gohil, who is deemed close party president Rahul Gandhi, alleged that the attacks against non-Gujaratis was the handiwork of ruling BJP wi...Read More

Congress demands dismissal of Rupani govt. and imposition of president’s rule in Gujarat

October 09, 2018
Congress demands dismissal of Rupani govt. and imposition of president’s rule in Gujarat

Ahmedabad: Congress party today demanded imposition of president rule in Gujarat in the wake of attacks on non-Gujarati community in the state and exodus of such people. Party spokesperson and former MLA Shaktisinh Gohil, who is also the in-charge of party affairs in Bihar one of the states where a large number of people mostly workers have returned in the wake of the incidents, said that BJP was alleging Congress to be behind the attacks but it should answer that why its government f...Read More

Kunvarji has left Congress due to fear and temptation: Shaktisinh Gohil

July 03, 2018
Kunvarji has left Congress due to fear and temptation: Shaktisinh Gohil

Gandhinagar: Congress spokesperson Shaktisinh Gohil today said that party MLA from Jasdan Kunvarji Bavaliya has left the party and joined the saffron brigade (BJP) due to fear and temptation. He also said that his leaving the party won't have any adverse impact on it. Talking over phone from New Delhi Gohil said that there were various cases lodged against Bavliya and one of them 41/2005 lodged in Bichchiya police station was of a serious nature. 'I know the workin...Read More

Shaktisinh Gohil appointed AICC incharge of Bihar

April 02, 2018
Shaktisinh Gohil appointed AICC incharge of Bihar

Gandhinagar: Former MLA and former leader of opposition in Gujarat, Shaktisinh Gohil who is at present the national spokesperson of main opposition Congress party has been today appointed as All India Congress Committee(AICC) incharge for Bihar State replacing CP Joshi. The appointment was made by party's national president Rahul Gandhi. It was announced by party general secretary Ashok Gehlot. Hailing form Bhavnagar, Shaktisinh Gohil has been MLA from Bhavnagar as well as from Abdasa. He ...Read More

Don’t approve appointment of Parliamentary Secretaries: Shaktisinh to Governor citing SC order

January 27, 2018
Don’t approve appointment of Parliamentary Secretaries: Shaktisinh to Governor citing SC order

Gandhinagar: Congress spokesperson Shaktisinh Gohil has in a letter to Governor claimed that appointment of Parliamentary Secretary is unconstitutional as per the latest order of the Supreme Court (PIL 30/2005). Gohil claimed that as per the Supreme Court order, state governments have no power to pass law for appointment of Parliamentary Secretaries. Gohil said he has attached the Supreme Court order's copy(2017 SSC page no. SC 813) in his letter to Governor and requested that he should see...Read More