Published on Nov 23, 2022 09:25 AM IST
BJP’s star campaigners including JP Nadda, the party chief, Union home minister Amit Shah, Maharashtra deputy chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, and Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma were among those who hit the campaign trail on Tuesday
BJP leaders who have been suspended include Dinubhai Patel from Padra, Madhubhai Shrivastav from Vaghodia and Kuldeep Sinh Raul, all three from the Vadodara district.
Published on Nov 23, 2022 09:21 AM IST
ANI | | Posted by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao
Elections in Gujarat will be held in two phases on December 1 and 5 and result will be announced on December 8.
Some men travel on their cycles to the JK Paper Mills in Songarh, around 10km away. Different world it may be, but this poll season, villages such as Thuti are bathed in political significance.
Unlike 2017, rural anger does not seem to be dominating the campaign in Gujarat in 2022.
Notwithstanding the revolt in its house, the BJP picked Pawan Kajal as its face from Kangra, after which many leaders skipped the election campaign, while the party’s block president Kulbhash Chaudhary jumped into the poll fray as an independent.
Congress leader Supriya Shrinate filed a complaint with the NCPCR over a video shared by PM Modi in which a girl is seen speaking about BJP's governance in Gujarati.
Congress has pitched tents outside the strongrooms in at least half a dozen places where the EVMs have been stored; BJP submitted a complaint to CEO accusing Congress of violating model code of conduct.
The tanks of Ukraine and Russia had kept silent for three days to enable the evacuation of Indian students after Prime Minister Narendra Modi called Ukrainian Prime Minister and Russian President, Union home minister Amit Shah claimed on Tuesday
Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja held a road show in Gujarat’s Jamnagar on Tuesday seeking votes for his wife, Rivaba, who is contesting in the upcoming Gujarat assembly polls on a BJP ticket
Gujarat assembly polls: The state votes in two phases on December 1 and December 5; votes will be counted on December 8.
AAP has fielded candidates in all 182 assembly seats in the state for the first time in Gujarat and aims to become a challenger to the ruling BJP, which is in power in the state for the last 27 years
Election highlights: Haryana is holding local body elections on Tuesday in several areas.
Speaking at a campaign rally in Amreli town of Saurashtra region, Kejriwal highlighted the work of the government headed by him in Delhi in the field of education.
Modi took a dig at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s ongoing Bharat Jodo Yatra, and Shah attacked the opposition party for allegedly compromising with development and national security during their rule at the Centre.
Updated on Nov 22, 2022 06:24 AM IST
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Eighty-nine seats in the Saurashtra and south Gujarat regions, dominated by Patidars and other farming communities, will go to the polls in the first phase on December 1 and are considered the key to grabbing power in the state.
By night, deeply business-oriented as it is, Surat is alive well into the wee hours, the malls and shopping complexes full of customers. “There is something in the water of the river Tapi. It makes things grow,” Chainani said. “But every garden needs a gardener, even if you have water. And the BJP has always been strong here.”
In the 57-second video, the girl said no one can defeat the ruling party in Gujarat that functions on the “principle of development”. “Who made curfew the thing of the past? Who removed Article 370? Who took Narmada to Nar (man)? Who fulfilled the wait of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya?” she added.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who is leading the party’s Kanyakumari-to-Kashmir Bharat Jodo Yatra, held his first election rally in poll bound Gujarat on Monday
Amit Shah said Gujarat’s development was stalled due to communal violence during the Congress rule in the state
During the Surat rally on Monday, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at the BJP by saying the saffron camp wants the tribal community to “live in the jungle”.
A suspension bridge in Gujarat's Morbi town on October 30 collapsed just days after it was reopened following renovation, killing over 130 people.
Gujarat Assembly elections 2022: Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal hit out at the BJP and Congress, saying both parties never spoke about inflation.
Apparently targeting Congress leaders, he said, "You belong to the royal family, I hail from an ordinary family, I have no problem. I am a servant and a servant with little to do."
Updated on Nov 21, 2022 06:07 PM IST
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Calling the tribals the “asli malik (real owner)” of India, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said the BJP addresses them as “vanvasi” instead of “adivasi”.
Addressing a rally at Surendranagar in Gujarat’s Saurashtra region, Modi on Monday listed the insults Congress has allegedly subjected him to
Gujarat election: Amit Shah will be joined by prime minister Narendra Modi and UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath in campaigning for the BJP today.
On the Congress' campaign in the poll-bound state, Gehlot declared Gandhi would cover Gujarat as part of the party's Bharat Jodo Yatra.
Updated on Nov 21, 2022 01:35 PM IST
Written by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan
Gujarat is due to vote in two phases - on December 1 and December 5 - and votes will be counted on December 8.
Elections 2022 highlights: Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) elections will be held on 4 December, whereas the Gujarat Assembly Elections will be held in two phases - on Dec 1 & 5.