Gujarat assembly elections

Four candidates who lost Gujarat polls move High Court, seek review of results

The results of the Gujarat assembly elections were declared in December 2022 in which the defeated candidates filed a petition against the candidates who won their seats.

published on : 26th January 2023

3 Independent  MLAs to back BJP in Gujarat House session

On Tuesday, the MLAs handed over the letter of support to the BJP to Governor Acharya Devvrat. While talking to the media, Dhaval Jhala said,

published on : 21st December 2022

Bhupendra Patel takes oath as Chief Minister of Gujarat for second term; 16 ministers sworn in

BJP MLAs Kanubhai Desai, Rushikesh Patel, Raghavji Patel and Balwantsinh Rajput took oath as Cabinet ministers.

published on : 12th December 2022

BJP got fewer votes on 37 seats than in 2017

But in 37 seats in Gujarat itself, the BJP candidate received fewer votes than 2017. Of these seats, the Congress party won nine and AAP two.

published on : 12th December 2022

BJP secured over 52 % of votes compared to 2017, loses 14 seats in Saurashtra, Central, North Gujarat

But in 37 seats in Gujarat itself, the BJP candidate received fewer votes than last year. Of these seats, the Congress party won 9 and AAP won two. Three were awarded to "others."

published on : 11th December 2022

Bhupendra Rajnikant Patel: A soft and firm ‘grandfather’ at the helm of Gujarat

Patel won from the Ghatlodia constituency by a staggering margin of 1.91 lakh votes in the Gujarat Assembly elections this time.

published on : 11th December 2022

Gujarat: Bhupendra Patel to continue as CM for second term; elected leader of BJP legislative party

The BJP registered a historic victory in Gujarat by clinching 156 seats in the 182-member House on Thursday, much higher than its tally of 99 seats in 2017.

published on : 10th December 2022

Will fix flaws and work hard, say Rahul, Kharge post Gujarat elections defeat

Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, who is leading the Bharat Jodo Yatra, said the party will continue to fight for the ideals of the country as well as the rights of the people of the state. 

published on : 9th December 2022

Gujarat poll results a boost for BJP, warning for BRS

Leaders of both parties analyse the impact of the saffron party sweep on Telangana politics even as the pink party eyes the national stage 

published on : 9th December 2022

Himachal Pradesh race tight, BJP sweep in Gujarat: Exit poll

However, two exit polls showed a dead heat between the BJP and the Congress in the state, where results could go either way.

published on : 6th December 2022

Gujarat Assembly polls: Amit Shah casts vote, asks people to strengthen state's 'development model'

Talking to reporters after casting his vote, the Union Home Minister appealed to people to carry forward and strengthen Gujarat's 'development model' through their votes.

published on : 5th December 2022

AIMIM members in Gujarat for polls, GHMC panel meeting put off

The first phase of polling for 89 seats took place on Thursday while polling for the remaining 93 seats will be held on December 5.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Congress said 'Garibi Hatao' but poverty actually increased under its rule: PM Modi

Due to the previous Congress-led government's policies, poor citizens could not play an active role in the economy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said.

published on : 1st December 2022

Gujarat elections HIGHLIGHTS | 59.24 per cent voting recorded as first phase polling ends

Among those whose fates were sealed in the ballot box on Thursday are AAP's CM candidate Isudan Gadhvi from Khambhalia seat in Devbhumi Dwarka district of Saurashtra.

published on : 1st December 2022

Voting begins for 1st phase of Gujarat Assembly polls; 89 seats up for grabs, 788 candidates in fray

Out of the total 4,91,35,400 registered voters in Gujarat, 2,39,76,670 are eligible to cast their votes in the first phase.

published on : 1st December 2022

First phase of Gujarat Assembly elections in 89 seats tomorrow: All you need to know

The BJP has this time found a challenger in the AAP which has fielded some of its senior state leaders from Surat and hopes to win seven-eight seats in the city.

published on : 30th November 2022

Guj polls: Punjab CM steps up AAP's free power pitch, brings bunch of 25,000 'zero' electricity bills

The AAP government in Punjab had also guaranteed to revert to the old pension scheme (OPS) and the notification for the same has been issued, Mann said.

published on : 30th November 2022

AAP might not open account in Gujarat, BJP will register unprecedented victory: Amit Shah

Shah, who has been raising law and order issues in his campaign speeches, described ending lawlessness as one of the achievements of the BJP government in Gujarat.

published on : 30th November 2022

BJP fields Christian in tribal constituency held by Congress in south Gujarat

This seat, which has been a stronghold of the Congress for 15 years, is in south Gujarat’s Vyara Assembly segment (Tapi district). Mohan Konkani, a Christian, is the BJP candidate from the segment.

published on : 30th November 2022

Last-minute push: Parties slog it out, trade charges ahead of Phase 1 Gujarat Assembly elections

Modi also criticised the Congress, saying it colluded with those who opposed bringing water to Kutch.

published on : 29th November 2022
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