Gujarat Congress

BJP, Congress afraid of people who voted for AAP in Gujarat, says Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met newly elected corporators of the party and its volunteers here, after getting a rise in the local body elections in the state.

published on : 26th February 2021

Ready to rejoin Congress to fight BJP in Gujarat: Former CM Shankersinh Vaghela

Vaghela has issued a statement in which he claimed that many Congress workers and leaders have been urging him to return to the party.

published on : 3rd February 2021

Hathras rape case: Gujarat Congress MLAs, workers detained

A similar protest was held in Surat where around 20 Congress workers were detained, they said.

published on : 5th October 2020

Gujarat Congress chief Amit Chavda, party workers detained for protest over new farm laws sans nod

The protest, led by Chavda, was held outside the district collectorate against the BJP governments at the Centre and the state.

published on : 2nd October 2020

Gujarat Congress gives memorandum to Governor over Centre's new farm laws

It would destroy the APMC structure and leave farmers with little choice but to sell to companies, and also deny cultivators minimum support price for their produce, the party said.

published on : 28th September 2020

Congress expels eight MLAs in Gujarat, including Vaghela, for defying party whip in Rajya Sabha polls

The Congress on Wednesday expelled eight rebel MLAs, including former Chief Minister Shankersinh Vaghela, for six years for anti-party activities.

published on : 9th August 2017

Ahmed Patel's greed to win RS poll will sink Gujarat Congress: CM Vijay Rupani

According to Rupani, the Congress MLAs from Banaskantha and other flood affected regions should have stayed with the people in this difficult time.

published on : 30th July 2017

After AIADMK in TN, Congress now 'resorts' to keeping 42 Gujarat MLAs in Bengaluru away from BJP's long arm

The MLAs have been put up at Eagleton Golf Resort in Bidadi on Mysuru road after they arrived in 2 batches from Ahmedabad via Mumbai, to ensure that BJP doesn't sway them ahead of the Rajya Sabha poll

published on : 29th July 2017

After Shankarsinh Vaghela, three Gujarat Congress MLAs join BJP, one named Rajya Sabha candidate

The resignation of Balwantsinh Rajput, the party's chief whip in the Assembly, Tejashreeben Patel and Prahlad Patel reduced the Congress's tally to 54 in the 182-seat assembly.

published on : 27th July 2017

Day after cross voting charge, Shankersinh Vaghela quits Congress

Within the BJP, the bond between Modi and Vaghela is known, with the latter having mentored the former in his initial years.

published on : 21st July 2017