Gujarat Exclusive > Gujarat news

Gujarat news

Patan Gujarat news, Gujarat news Vadodara, Anand Gujarat news today, Gujarat Baroda news, Ahmedabad city news, Gujarat news Porbandar, top news today, Ahmedabad local news, Gujarat current affairs, Gujarat newspaper today, Ahmedabad news today.

2008 serial blast: Court rejects plea of an inmate to increase meeting time with relatives

A special court in Ahmedabad has rejected the plea of an Ahmedabad serial blast accused who sought that the time allowed to his kin to meet him in jail should be increased. A special court while rejecting the plea of accused Mohammed Shafi Ansari observed that if the petitioner is allowed to have more time...

Gujarat schools to reopen on January 11, but there are caveats…

Gujarat education minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama has announced that the schools will reopen for classes 10 and 12 in the state. The decision was taken at the cabinet meeting held on Wednesday. As per the announcement, Class 10 and 12 will reopen on January 11. The final year of postgraduate and graduate classes will also open...

Gujarat CM Rupani should take first shot of COVID vaccine to improve faith in it, says MCC

Aaquib Chhipa, Ahmedabad: The Minority Coordination Committee (MCC) in Gujarat on Tuesday appealed to Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani to take the first shot of the COVID vaccine approved by DCGI so that it can instill faith in people about the dose. MCC’s Mujahid Nafees in a letter to Vijay Rupani said that the CM...

First case of new COVID strain reported from Vadodara

The new COVID strain first found in the UK has now been reported in Vadodara too. This is the first instance of the new COVID strain being reported from Vadodara. With this, the total number of people infected with the new strain of COVID in the state has touched five. As per available details, a...

ED attaches Rs2.7cr of assets of Surat BJP vice-president and income tax officer PVS Sharma

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached several properties of Surat city vice-president and former income tax officer PVS Sharma. The ED in a tweet said that the agency has attached the flats, shops, plots, fixed deposits, and balances in bank accounts totaling Rs2.70 crore of PVS Sharma in a cheating case. Sharma was also the...

Gujarat High Court quashes PASA order against Suraj Kahar

Aaquib Chhipa, Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court has quashed the detention order against notorious criminal Suraj Kahar who was booked under the Prevention of Anti Social Activities Act (PASA). He was booked under PASA after he carried out a rally in an Audi car following his bail in a murder case registered against him in...

Gujarat COVID-19 Update: Cases drop below 700

Gujarat COVID-19 figures on Monday crossed the 2.47 lakh mark as the state recorded 698 new cases. Cases have gone past the 1500 mark 11 times while per day cases have crossed 1600 once so far. The state has recorded over 1,300 cases for 30 days now while it has recorded over 1,400 cases for...

Shopkeeper in Surat stabbed to death for refusing torn Rs50-note

A shopkeeper in Surat was stabbed to death after he refused to accept a torn Rs50 note from a customer. Two people have been arrested for the murder. The incident was reported from Lambe Hanuman Road in Varachha where 28-year-old Amardeep ran a grocery store. On Sunday, two customers came to his shop and asked...

Gujarat Farmers Body moves high court against police refusal to allow farmers’ meet in Surat

Gujarat Khedut Samaj, a farmers’ body in the state has filed a petition in Gujarat High Court challenging the Surat Police Commissioner’s refusal to let it conduct a meeting in its office premises on January 3. The farmers’ body had said that it would follow COVID-19 safety protocols. According to the petition filed by Gujarat...

PIL in Gujarat high court seeks ban on kite flying for Uttarayan 2021

A PIL filed before the Gujarat High Court has sought prohibition on kite flying in all cities and talukas of Gujarat during the upcoming Uttarayan 2021. The PIL has sought prohibition and sale of kites and threads as it leads to large gatherings during Uttarayan. It further said a complete ban should be imposed on...

Justice Vineet Kothari takes oath as Gujarat High Court judge

Justice Vineet Kothari on Monday took oath as a judge of the Gujarat High Court. The oath ceremony was held in the presence of judges of the Gujarat high court and the law minister of the state. According to a circular of Chief Justice of Gujarat High Court, members of the standing committee , law...

Gujarat issues alert for bird flu after 50 birds found dead in Junagadh

Even as Gujarat battles the COVID pandemic, an alert has been issued for the deadly bird flu in the state. The disease that has already been reported from Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal, and Jharkhand is also now suspected to have entered Gujarat. Over 50 birds were found dead in a Bantva village in Junagadh district...