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Now, government of Delhi means Lieutenant Governor

Amid the chaos prevailing in the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Union government has implemented the Government of NCT of Delhi (Amendment) Act, 2021. Now, the government of Delhi means Lieutenant Governor, according to media reports. As per the Union home ministry, the central government has appointed April 27 as the date on...

Gujarat Civic Polls: BJP leading, Congress a distant second

The counting of votes for the second phase of Gujarat civic polls began on Tuesday, with the ruling BJP emerging ahead of all other parties in the fray. The saffron party is leading in majority of the 81 municipalities. It is also widening the gap with closest rival Congress in district panchayats and taluka panchayats....

Gujarat Civic Polls: Results today, BJP optimistic of maintaining its dominance

The results of the second phase of local body elections in Gujarat will be declared today. Notably, in the second phase, elections were held for 81 municipalities, 31 district panchayats and 231 taluka panchayats. The BJP is confident of continuing its winning streak and once again assert its dominance in the local bodies which is...

CR Patil, Arvind Kejriwal enter into a tussle on social media

After Gujarat BJP president CR Patil tried to mock the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and its chief Arvind Kejriwal for the latter’s roadshow in Surat, the Delhi CM has retorted urging Patil “not to underestimate the power of people”. Notably, Kejriwal on Friday met the AAP candidates in Surat who have won the election and...

Gujarat Civic Polls: 178 Congress candidates lost deposit

The results of the elections for the six municipal corporations in Gujarat are out and BJP has emerged victorious in all the six municipal corporations. Congress has emerged as a distant second, with two other political parties—AAP and AIMIM—also delivering good results on expected lines. BJP has won 482 seats out of a total of...

Arvind Kejriwal hails AAP’s victory in Surat as the beginning of politics of work

Aaquib Chhipa, Ahmedabad: Following the stellar performance of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) elections, party chief and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday hailed the victory as the beginning of “politics of work” in Gujarat. Notably, AAP has won 27 seats in SMC decimating the Congress to a big zero...

AAP delivers a stellar performance in Surat, Kejriwal to attend roadshow on Feb 26

The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has delivered a stellar performance winning 27 seats in the Surat Municipal Corporation election, with the Congress scoring a big zero in the diamond city. Out of the 120 seats, 93 seats have been won by the BJP, 27 seats have been bagged by AAP and Congress could...

BJP shifts gears in Surat ahead of civic poll to woo voters

With just a few days left for the municipal corporation elections in Gujarat, political parties that have fielded their candidates are trying their best to woo the voters. The BJP too is trying its best to entice the voters through its poll campaign. The Surat unit of the saffron party has launched a massive campaign...

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi to visit Gujarat on Feb 7

Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi, whose party AIMIM is contesting the local body elections scheduled later this month, will be in Gujarat on Sunday. The itinerary for his visit has been finalised, which is likely to give a much-required impetus to his party workers who are trying their best to woo Muslim voters in the state....

AAP’s Manish Sisodia to take part in roadshow to woo Amdavadi voters

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi, Manish Sisodia, will take part in a mega roadshow being organised by his party in Ahmedabad on February 6. The roadshow will be part of AAP’s campaign for the upcoming local body elections in Gujarat scheduled later this month. The participation by Sisodia in...

Autorickshaw driver is AAP’s candidate from Saraspur-Rakhiyal ward of Ahmedabad

Aaquib Chhipa, Ahmedabad: Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which is contesting the local body elections in Gujarat for the first time, has given a ticket to an autorickshaw driver, Munawwar Hussain Shaikh, from Saraspur-Rakhiyal ward in Ahmedabad. Shaikh had joined AAP in 2015. While speaking to Gujarat Exclusive Shaikh said that AAP is a...

AAP to contest Assembly polls in Gujarat, 5 other states: Arvind Kejriwal

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday announced that his party will contest Assembly elections in six states where elections are due in 2022. The announcement came during AAPs 9th National Council Meeting. Kejriwal said that AAP will contest elections from Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh. Notably, the party...