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Civic body polls: Rajkot city Congress chief accepts defeat, resigns

The Congress on Tuesday accepted the people’s verdict in the Rajkot Municipal Corporations elections where it lost badly. Counting is underway for the 576 seats in the six municipal corporation elections that were held on Sunday. The BJP has already won four of them and is likely to emerge as the winner in the rest....

Civic body polls: Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s wife campaigns for BJP, sister for Congress

Team India Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s family members have become one of the star attractions in the civic body poll campaign in Jamnagar and Rajkot, both part of the Saurashtra region. Jadeja’s wife Rivaba and sister Naynaba have been active in campaigning albeit for two different parties. Rivaba is campaigning for the BJP while Naynaba is backing...

Civic body polls: Congress candidate in Rajkot withdraws candidature, others quit the party

Trouble for the Congress seems to be mounting ahead of the civic body polls. Congress leader Harshaba Jadeja has resigned from the party after being not given a ticket for the Rajkot Municipal Corporation elections. Jadeja and her supporters have now joined the BJP. Meanwhile, the Congress’ ward No 14 candidates have withdrawn the candidature...