189 custodial death cases reported in Gujarat in two years: Govt tells Assembly
Of these 189 cases registered in the last two years, 35 persons died in police custody and 154 others in judicial custody, the CM said in his written reply.
Gujarat govt's U-turn: Now, farmers to get daytime electricity in two years
In response to a question in the Gujarat Assembly, Energy Minister Kanubhai Desai stated that all farmers in the state will have access to electricity during the day within the next two years.
Of Rs 57 cr Guj govt spent on tourist fests in 2 years, Rs 55 cr on decoration alone
The Gujarat government’s tourism department has spent Rs 57 crore in the last two years on various government festivals to attract tourists. Of this, Rs 55 crore was spent on decorations.
Gujarat govt purchased electricity worth Rs 8,160 crore from Adani Power in 2021-22: Assembly told
In 2007, the state government had signed an agreement to purchase power from Adani Power Ltd for 25 years at levelised tariff rates of Rs 2.89 and Rs 2.35 per unit, the State Energy Minister said.
Will seek death penalty for 11 Godhra train burning convicts: Gujarat government
The high court upheld total 31 convictions in the case and commuted the death penalties of the 11 convicts to life term, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said.
Gujarat govt allocates Rs 4.44 per student for ‘bagless days’ under education policy
According to Technical Education Minister Rushikesh Patel, schools can also organise sports events, celebrations of national festivals, or meetings with local artisans.
Gujarat government transfers 17 IPS officers ahead of elections
Gujarat Assembly election to elect 182 members is slated to be held in December this year.
EC pulls up Gujarat chief secy, DGP for failing to file compliance report on transfer of officials
It is usual for the poll panel to issue such directions ahead of Lok Sabha and assembly polls to ensure free and fair elections.
Bulky Gujarat affidavit on Bilkis case irritates Supreme Court
A bench of justices Ajay Rastogi and C T Ravikumar said, “In counter affidavit, series of judgments have been quoted.
Thousands of Gujarat govt employees join 'mass casual leave' stir over old pension scheme
Unions representing teachers, panchayat health workers and revenue employees have been protesting since some time for the reintroduction of the of the old pension scheme in Gujarat.
Row in Gujarat over Centre ‘holding RTI funds’
Congress spokesperson Manish Doshi said the Congress government had brought the RTI Act to enable the people to know how government departments functioned and reduce corruption.
It’s official: Gujarat government scraps Tapi-Narmada river-linking project
Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel announced his government's decision to junk the project, 'respecting the sentiments of tribals'.
Gujarat government must speed up withdrawal of quota cases against Patidars: Naresh Patel after meeting Hardik
Naresh Patel said while the BJP government is positively working towards withdrawal of cases against Patidar youths, it needs to expedite the procedure.
Jignesh Mevani calls Gujarat government 'useless' on his return from Assam
Jignesh Mevani targeted the Assam government for not saying 'sorry' over a lower court's critical observation regarding an FIR filed against him in the north-eastern state.
Gujarat government exempts lecturers from clearing computer concept course and Hindi/Gujarati language exams for promotion
CCC+ is a certificate-level course meant to impart basic level computer literacy to the government workforce.
Gujarat government suspends official of 'Statue of Unity' governing body for 'inappropriate' remarks against tribal community
A group of protesters camped outside the local police station demanding that an FIR be lodged against the official.
Shortfall of 19,128 classrooms in state-run Gujarat schools: Government
The BJP government informed the House that as many as 5,439 state-run primary schools and 272 private primary schools do not have any compound wall surrounding their campuses.
Court directs Gujarat government to pay Rs 49,000 compensation to man who sustained bullet injuries in 1992 riots
The court said Chauhan be paid Rs 49,000 along with simple interest at the rate of 6 per cent per annum from the date of filing of this suit, within 30 days of the order.
Gujarat government not in favour of lockdown despite spike in COVID cases: CM Vijay Rupani
He welcomed the voluntary imposition of lockdowns at a local level by villages or market associations in cities.
Supreme Court slams Gujarat government for delay in rape trial against Asaram Bapu
The apex court sought to know why the victim was not been examined till now and directed the state government to file an affidavit in this regard.
Joshimath disaster-hit people get ultimatum from hotel owners to vacate rooms by March 31
Nitish defends his silence over Rahul's conviction, says does not speak on court matters
Mamata urges all parties to fight BJP unitedly in 2024 Lok Sabha polls
Ponniyin Selvan Part 2 trailer: All eyes on the Cholan throne
Rajya Sabha proceedings adjourned for the day till Monday amid opposition uproar over Adani issue