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COVID-19 pandemic is a matter of concern in holding civic polls but not bypolls!

The State Election Commission’s decision not to hold civic polls that were scheduled in November has raised many eyebrows. Many have pointed out to the fact that the Election Commission of India thinks it is alright to hold bypolls across the country including eight seats in Gujarat. The bypolls will be held even as the...

Gujarat bypolls: A victory is icing on cake for BJP, a matter of prestige for Congress

Shahbaz Sheikh, Ahmedabad: As the BJP and Congress fight it out in the bypolls for eight seats in the assembly, for each party, victory is needed for different reasons. The BJP, which has always maintained that it did not poach the Congress MLAs (the election to the eight seats were necessitated after eight Congress MLAs resigned...

Gujarat bypolls: Has BJP decided to bypass Soma Patel in Limdi?

As BJP and Congress gear up for the bypolls in Gujarat, the political tug of war between candidates is also heating up. The BJP has announced candidates for all the seats except for Limdi. In all, eight seats will go to polls in the coming days. Of the seven candidates announced by the BJP, five...

BREAKING: 250 BJP workers in Ahmedabad join Congress

As Gujarat gets ready for bypolls in eight assembly seats and names of possible candidates do the rounds, 250 BJP workers from Chharanagar have joined the Congress. The workers joined the Grand Old Party in the presence of Shashikant Patel and Dinesh Sharma. At a time when the BJP is in power both in the...

By-polls: 2 Cong Patidar leaders in race for a ticket from this seat in Saurashtra

The fight for tickets for the by-polls to the eight assembly seats in Gujarat has already begun. The Election Commission on Tuesday announced that it will hold by-polls in eight seats of Gujarat on November 3. The results will be declared along with the Bihar Assembly election results on November 20. If sources in the...

Bypolls in 8 seats of Gujarat to be held at the same time as Bihar elections

The bypolls for eight seats in Gujarat will be held at the same time as the Bihar Assembly polls. The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Friday said 65 by-elections across the country and General assembly elections in Bihar will be held at the same time. The commission said clubbing them together will help in...