Tag Archives: Assembly Elections
Win 150 Seats In Gujarat Polls; Return Debt To PM Modi: Amit Shah In Gujarat
BJP President Amit Shah on Wednesday asked party workers in Gujarat to clear their “debt” to Prime Minister Narendra Modi by winning “nothing less than 150 seats” out of 182 in the state Assembly elections to be held later this year. Addressing a gathering of ‘page pramukhs’ (BJP cad..
Former IPS Officer Rahul Sharma To Float New Political Party Ahead Of Gujarat Polls
Former IPS officer Rahul Sharma on Sunday announced that he would form a political party which will contest the Assembly elections in Gujarat which are due this year. Sharma, now a practising lawyer at the Gujarat High Court, made the announcement on his Facebook page and invited people from vari..
AAP Bewildered About Gujarat Polls; Know Whether AAP Would Contest In Gujarat Or Not
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) may set back its plan to contest assembly polls in Gujarat. Last week, 15 AAP leaders from Gujarat met party leadership in Delhi and gave them a detailed report about 182 assembly seats in the state. AAP leaders apprised the party leadership about the strengths and we..
No Congress, TMC MLAs Will Be Allowed To Join Us: Tripura BJP Chief
Amidst political parties' frantic efforts at realignment ahead of the crucial assembly elections in the Left-ruled Tripura, the BJP on Friday shut its doors for both the Trinamool Congress (TMC) and Congress legislators. "Our doors are shut for the nine TMC and Congress MLAs," Bharatiya Janata Pa..
Gujarat Congress Chief Says He Won’t Contest State Elections
Congress's Gujarat chief Bharatsinh Solanki on Thursday said that he would not contest the forthcoming assembly elections, even as speculations continued about the possibility of Leader of Opposition Shankersinh Vaghela quitting the party. Solanki, on a three-day visit to hub of Saurashtra region..
Karnataka Home Minister Resigns, Rremains State’s Congress Chief
Karnataka Home Minister G. Parameshwara resigned on Thursday to continue as the ruling Congress' state unit president and lead the party in the next state legislative assembly elections, due by May 2018. "As directed by the party's high command, I have resigned from the cabinet to continue as Kar..
BJP Would Surpass 282 Seats Score In Upcoming Elections: BJP Chief Amit Shah
BJP chief Amit Shah said today his party will notch up a bigger victory in the next Lok Sabha polls than the 2014 elections, asserting that India will emerge as a "great nation" in various fields under Prime Minister Narendra Modi leadership. The saffron tally of 282 seats in 2014 was unprecedent..
Gujarat Government Recruits 18,217 Police Personnel Ahead Of Elections To Surpass Target
Ahead of the Assembly elections this year, Gujarat Chief Minster Vijay Rupani on Thursday personally handed over appointment letters to some of the 18,217 newly recruited police per..
RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav Dares PM Modi To Hold Lok Sabha & Assembly Elections Simultaneously
RJD chief Lalu Prasad today took a jibe at the BJP-led central government saying it should dissolve the current Lok Sabha and hold parliamentary polls simultaneously with the Assembly elections due this year. "The BJP had backed the Niti Aayog's suggestion of holding Lok Sabha and Assembly electi..
Amit Shah Holds Meetings With CM Rupani And Other Leaders To Discuss Gujarat Polls Preparations
BJP president Amit Shah held a series of meetings with Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and other leaders on Friday to discuss preparations for the Assembly polls to be held later this year. According to party sources, Mr. Shah discussed political issues, apart from preparations for the polls ..