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Gujarat bypolls: Limdi, Abdasa, Karjan give BJP substantial victory lead

Limdi that saw bypolls gave a decisive victory to the BJP on Tuesday. BJP’s candidate Kiritsinh Rana won the seat with 31,539 votes. This is the third time that Kiritsinh Rana has won the seat in a bypoll. He had earlier won the seat in 1995 and 2013. Kirtisinh Rana’s political experience helped the BJP...

Abdasa: Congress has won the seat 7 times, BJP thrice

Abdasa, one of the eight seats that will go to polls this November 3 has been a stronghold of Congress. The seat that is dominated by Muslim voters has in the last 40 years voted the Congress to power seven times while BJP managed to win it thrice. Interestingly, every time a Congress MLA from...

Woman moves Gujarat High Court to let her contest election from Abdasa

Aaquib Chhipa, Ahmedabad: A woman from Abdasa constituency whose nomination form was rejected by the election officer has moved the Gujarat high court with a prayer to allow her to contest the upcoming bypolls. Advocate Sikander Saiyed representing petitioner Artiben Goswami has filed a petition before the Gujarat high court to quash an order of...