Nitin Patel

Teary-eyed Nitin Patel says he is not upset with BJP's decision to select Bhupendra

While claiming he was not upset, a teary-eyed Nitin Patel said, 'the BJP has done a lot for me. The reports of my being upset are not true.'

published on : 13th September 2021

BJP high command to decide new chief minister for Gujarat: Deputy CM Nitin Patel

Patel arrived at the party's headquarters, Shree Kamalam in Gandhinagar for the state BJP legislative party meet which is being held to discuss the leadership issue

published on : 12th September 2021

BJP axes CM Vijay Rupani a year ahead of Gujarat election

State party chief Patil is said to have told leadership of CM’s declining popularity.

published on : 12th September 2021

Who will replace Vijay Rupani? Speculation over Nitin Patel, Mansukh Mandaviya as next Gujarat CM

When Anandiben Patel resigned as chief minister in August 2016, there was talk that Nitin Patel would succeed her, but in a last-minute decision, Vijay Rupani was chosen for the top post.

published on : 11th September 2021

Gujarat Deputy CM says talks about Constitution, secularism will last only till Hindus are majority in India

Addressing an event organised by the VHP, Nitin Patel added that he was not talking about all the Muslims or Christians, as a large number of them are patriots.

published on : 28th August 2021

Gujarat to move Supreme Court against HC stay on conversion law sections: Deputy CM Nitin Patel

The Gujarat Freedom Of Religion (Amendment) Act, 2021 which claims to penalise 'forcible or fraudulent religious conversion through marriage,' was notified by the BJP government on June 15 this year.

published on : 27th August 2021

BJP to fight 2022 Gujarat polls under CM Rupani's leadership: Party's state chief

Speaking to reporters, C R Paatil gave a thumbs up to the leadership of Vijay Rupani-Nitin Patel duo.

published on : 15th August 2021

Gujarat govt to study laws of other states before taking decision on population control: Dy CM Nitin Patel

Patel's statement comes at a time when UP govt has introduced a population control bill draft that states that people with more than two children will be debarred from contesting local bodies poll

published on : 13th July 2021

Gujarat govt to invoke Epidemic Diseases Act against anti-vaccine rumour mongers

People found guilty of spreading rumours and false information against vaccines will face strict action under the Epidemic Diseases Act, said Patel, who handles the health portfolio.

published on : 4th June 2021

Gujarat Deputy CM Nitin Patel says most theatre owners have decided against screening 'Padmaavat'

Surat police arrested 19 more persons, accused of holding violent protests against the film in the city two days ago.

published on : 23rd January 2018

Vijay Rupani to stay Gujarat Chief Minister, no decision yet on Himachal Pradesh

The decision was taken at a meeting supervised by Union finance minister Arun Jaitley in Ahmedabad.

published on : 22nd December 2017