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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...

Gujarat bypolls update: Morbi village boycotts elections, 3 held in Karjan for distributing cash

Morbi: Villagers of New Navlakh village in Madiya of Morbil boycotted the bypolls. The voters said that they have been demanding a separate gram panchayat for their village for some time now but it has not been accepted so far. As a result, against the 303 registered voters, not one person has voted so far...

Rs25 lakh cash seizure from Congress candidate: Police raid office of a builder in Surat recover Rs30 lakh case

Surat police have raided the premises of a Sarthana builder in the city and recovered Rs30 lakh in cash from him. The name of the builder emerged after the Surat police nabbed two people from a checkpoint in Bharuch with Rs25 lakh.  The two were allegedly on their way to meet Congress’ Karjan candidate Kritisinh Jadeja...

Bypolls: BJP’s Karjan candidate Akshay Patel faces some tough questions from voters

Congress turncoat and BJP’s candidate from Karjan seat Akshay Patel had a bitter experience while he was campaigning for the upcoming bypolls in the state. Akshay Patel had left the Congress ahead of the Rajya Sabha elections in the state. He had later joined the BJP and given a ticket from the party for the...