As the civic body poll inches closer parties are gearing up with political campaigns. In fact, in the Khokhra ward, the BJP had no qualms using the AMC’s vehicles for poll campaigning.
The BJP candidates for the ward used the civic body’s vehicle for campaigning in violation of poll norms. The AMC vehicle also had a DJ playing atop it to attract people’s attention.
The BJP’s candidates for the Khokhra ward are Kamlesh Patel, Chetan Parmar, Shivani Janikar, and Jigisha Solanki.
They used an AMC tempo which had an on-duty sticker on it for campaigning. The tempo had banners of the BJP candidates on both sides.
BJP, Congress, AIMIM, AAP in fray
The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is contesting the upcoming local body elections in Gujarat and has asserted that it will contest from all the seats in the local body polls.
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Sunday began his party’s first poll campaign in Gujarat at Bharuch where he urged Muslims, tribals and marginalised communities to unite against those who oppress them. The party has also put up candidates for some seats in Ahmedabad, particularly areas dominated by Muslims.
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