All of them reached CM's residence at 6 pm. The meeting was held for at least one hour. The CM asked them about their next course of action and instructed them to work for the welfare of the people of their constituencies.
Bhupendra Patel was sworn in as Chief Minister of Gujarat for a second term on Monday afternoon, with prime minister Narendra Modi union ministers Amit Shah, Smriti Irani, and Rajnath Singh, and leaders of states ruled by the Bharatiya Janata Party, or their allies, in attendance. The BJP claimed a landslide in the prime minister’s […]
Congress vote share fell from 40 per cent in 2017 to 27 per cent in 2022. "27 per cent is not insignificant. There was an atmosphere of fear in Gujarat," said Jairam Ramesh on Congress' performance in Gujarat polls.
With the oath-taking ceremony just days away, interest around who would make it to the cabinet of Chief Minister Bhupendra Singh has peaked. The New Indian learns that the cabinet will have many women, youth and tribal faces. Though all ministers in Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel’s Cabinet have won in the assembly polls, except MoS […]
Some key constituencies were responsible for the landslide victory. We unpack what went into clinching these key seats.
Though its claim of a big win in the Gujarat elections fell flat, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) did manage to impress a section of voters in PM Narendra Modi’s home state – bagging five seats and securing a vote share of 13 per cent. Several AAP leaders like its chief ministerial candidate Isudan Gadhvi […]
Speaking to TNI during the poll campaign, Vikram Madam admitted to the fact that the AAP could diminish his chances of winning. He said, “AAP has no role in this election except cutting into Congress’ vote share. And I’m concerned how much of my vote share will be cut. Either they (AAP) will totally fail or they will take me down along with them. That’s what I’m watching out for.”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his speech at the Delhi BJP headquarters addressing karyakartas of the party following a historic win in Gujarat attacked the Aam Aadmi Party in a cryptic reference to “neutral forces”and a party that “lost deposit in Uttarakhand and Himachal”. He said, “We must analyse the past few elections on a […]
Even though Rahul Gandhi was absent from Himachal election campaigning, Party President Mallikarjun Kharge didn't discount the leader's contribution in decent party's performance in the hills state. The goodwill generated by Bharat Jodo Yatra, Kharge feels contributed to Congress' wafer-thin win in Himachal.
The Prime Minister gave his first official reaction after BJP’s historic win in Gujarat and it’s failure to reverse the the riwaz of “alternate government” in the hill state of Himachal. Taking to Twitter, PM Modi dedicated the landslide victory in Gujarat to the “hardworking karyakartas” of BJP. “To all hardworking Karyakartas I want to […]