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CM Rupani casts vote in Rajkot, says Congress will face defeat

After testing negative for COVID-19, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani reached Rajkot to exercise his voting right in the Rajkot Municipal Corporation election. The CM exercised his franchise in a polling booth in Anil Gyan Mandir in Jivannagar Society 1 in his hometown Rajkot. After voting in Rajkot, he said that he is thankful to everyone...

CM Vijay Rupani gets birthday wishes from PM Modi, Amit Shah

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Amit Shah were among the thousands of people who greeted Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on his birthday. Vijay Rupani on Sunday turned 64. PM’s Modi’s message Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to twitter to greet the sexagenarian on his birthday. The PM tweeted: “Best wishes to...

Earthquake of 4.5 magnitude jolts Rajkot

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.5 on the Richter Scale hit Rajkot in Gujarat on Thursday morning at 7:40 am. The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) confirmed the earthquake striking Rajkot in Gujarat. Tremors of the early morning earthquake in Gujarat were felt across Rajkot, Jamnagar, Junagarh and Surendranagar areas. The epicentre of the...

Alpesh Thakor demands relaxation in electricity bill for April-May from govt

At a time when people are facing the wrath of the coronavirus pandemic in the state and the implications of the lockdown imposed to contain the spread of the virus, Congress turncoat Alpesh Thakor, who later joined the BJP, has demanded that the state government should provide relaxation to people in electricity bills for the...

Probe ordered after body of COVID-19 patient found in BRTS station in Ahmedabad

Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has ordered a probe after a COVID-19 patient who was admitted to a hospital last week was found dead at a bus stand in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad. The body of the man, identified as Chhagan Makwana, 67, was found lying unattended at the bus station on Friday in Ahmedabad’s Danilimda locality by...

5 family members of Congress MLA Imran Khedawala test positive for coronavirus

After Congress MLA from Jamalpur-Khadia, Imran Khedawala, tested positive for coronavirus, five of his family members have also tested positive for the deadly virus. The five members include the brother and sister-in-law of Khedawala, his two nephews and the wife of one of the nephews. Notably, after Khedwala tested positive for the virus, the authorities...

Gujarat: Scientists decode whole genome sequence of coronavirus at govt research facility

In a major scientific breakthrough, researchers at the Gujarat Biotechnology Research Centre (GBRC) have succeeded in sequencing the whole genome of the coronavirus that has caused the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak throughout the globe. Gujarat’s Chief Minister Office (CMO) praised the scientists at GBRC for becoming the first state government laboratory in the country to...

CM Rupani screened by doctors, all health parameters normal

A day after Congress MLA from Jamalpur Khadia, Imran Khedawala, tested positive for coronavirus, two doctors—RK Patel and Atul Patel—on Wednesday carried out the health check-up of Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. The chief minister is doing fine and all his health parameters were found normal. Notably, the MLA had attended a meeting with Rupani, Deputy...

Congress MLA who tested positive for coronavirus met CM Rupani, Dy CM Nitin Patel, HM Pradipsinh and Many others

In what could be a major cause of concern for the authorities, Congress MLA from Jamalpur Khadia, Imran Khedawala, has tested positive for COVID-19. His test report came on Tuesday evening and the biggest cause of concern is that he had met CM Vijay Rupani, Deputy CM Nitin Patel and Home Minister Pradipsinh Jadeja in...

Curfew to be imposed in parts of Ahmedabad from April 15 to curb coronavirus spread

In a bid to contain the spread of coronavirus in Ahmedabad that has reported the maximum number of cases in Gujarat, the state government has decided to impose curfew in parts of Ahmedabad from 6 am on April 15. The curfew will continue till 6 am on April 21. The curfew will be imposed in...

Gujarat-based pharma companies to export hydroxychloroquine to the USA

With the coronavirus outbreak creating additional demand for anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has said three companies from the state will export it to the United States. In an interview to a private radio station, Rupani said his government has kept aside 1 crore hydroxychloroquine tablets to deal with any eventuality. “Gujarat...

Can’t Speak English, Better Stay Back’ Gujarat CM Rupani Filtered Out From ‘Namaste Trump’

US President Donald Trump’s visit to Ahmedabad is in discussed all across India. Every day there are new revelations about Trump’s visit. According to the new information, the authority and responsibilities of Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has been cut, and in place of him Ahmedabad Mayor Bijal Patel has been handed the accountability to receive...