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.

Civic body polls: Clashes in Viramgam, attempt at booth capturing in Dahod

Clashes between two groups were reported from a polling booth in Viramgam during the second phase of civic body polls. Clash erupted at MG High School Polling booth in Viramgam during pollsing . The clash was between BJP workers and an Independent candidate’s supporters. Police soon intervened but one person was reportedly injured in the clash....

Gujarat Civic Elections: Woman who will embrace the life of a Jain monk casts vote

Voting is going on today for 81 municipalities, 31 district panchayats and 231 taluka panchayats in Gujarat. Long queues were seen outside polling booths across the state. Even brides and bridegrooms too exercised their franchise ahead of getting married. In Panchmahal, a young woman, who is going to renounce the materialistic world and embrace life...

Bride sisters in Surat opt for voting during polls before the wedding

As Gujarat votes for the second phase of civic body polls, two sisters, both of them brides who were to get married on Sunday chose to first cast their franchise before tying the knot. The two sisters Dipali and Riddhi came all decked up as brides to the voting center to cast their votes. Similar reports...

Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani appeals to senior citizens to get COVID vaccination

As Gujarat gears up for the third phase of COVID vaccination from March 1 onwards, chief minister Vijay Rupani has urged over 60 lakh, senior citizens, in the state to get themselves vaccinated to ensure the fight against the disease is won. The third phase of COVID Vaccination will cover those over 60 years of...

Tussle with police in Akhdol village in Nadiad, Vote For Congress slogans shouted during polls

As 81 Nagarpalikas, 31 district panchayats, and 231 taluka panchayats go for polls today, reports of a clash between police and Congress workers were reported Akhdol Village in Nadiad district. The rural areas of the state saw brisk voting on Sunday. Some instances of trouble with EVM were also reported although the reports could not...

PM Modi praises Patan farmer, woman tour guide in Mann Ki Baat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday praised a farmer from Gujarat’s Patan, Kamraj Chaudhary, for his innovative farming techniques. He was addressing the nation through his monthly radio programme ‘Mann Ki Baat’. PM Modi said that Chaudhary of Patan’s Lukhasan village is an example of people who are expanding the scope of science by taking...

Gujarat Civic Polls: Average 27% voting recorded till 1 pm

The voter turnout in the second phase of local body elections is gradually picking up pace with each passing hour. Voting for municipalities, taluka panchayat and district panchayat is going on throughout the state. Till 1 pm, the state has recorded an average voter turnout of 27 per cent. Nearly 35.44 per cent voting has...

Nitin Patel casts vote, wishes BJP candidates

Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel on Sunday cast his vote along with his family in his home district Mehsana’s Kadi taluka. Notably, voting for the second phase of civic polls is going on in Gujarat today. Average voting is reported in many districts till 12:30 pm. Ahmedabad and Surat have reported around 12 per cent...

Gujarat High Court likely to hear matters related to prohibition on March 1

The petition challenging the constitutional validity of various sections of Gujarat Prohibition Act and Bombay Prohibition Act which prohibits carrying, possessing, drinking liquor at private place and several other applications associated with the issue are likely to be heard by the Gujarat High Court on March 1.  An application has also been filed before the...

Gujarat govt extends night curfew in four cities

Following the surge in COVID-19 cases, the Gujarat government has extended the night curfew in four major cities of the state by another 15 days. The night curfew is applicable in Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara and Rajkot. Notably, the night curfew was applicable till February 28. The government in an official statement said that the night...

32-year-old held for uploading girl’s pic depicting her as a call girl to get even with her family

A woman in Ahmedabad has been arrested for uploading a picture of a girl as a call girl on social media. The woman did so to get even with the girl’s father against whom she held a grudge after their friendship deteriorated. The girl, a resident of Ahmedabad began to get obscene calls from men...

Wife sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering drunk, abusive husband at home

Aaquib Chhipa, Ahmedabad: A court in Gujarat has sentenced a wife to life imprisonment after she murdered her husband by hitting him with a 20 kg stone on his head. The husband was a habitual drunk who abused her when he returned home every day. The court sentenced 47 year old accused Kankuben Sarla to life...