gujarat congress

Challenges before Congress in Gujarat to defeat BJP and counter AAP

In order to launch a joint attack on the BJP the Congress has roped in Hardik Patel who has raked up Patidar issue.

published on : 26th December 2021

Party will adopt a 'one booth five youth' formula: Newly-appointed Gujarat Congress chief Jagdish Thakor

Jagdish Thakor, a former MP and face of the OBC community in northern Gujarat, is known for his eloquence.

published on : 13th December 2021

With polls ahead, consensus candidate Thakor has his task cut out as Gujarat Congress chief

An OBC leader, Thakor, who has good oratory skills, will have to take along all factions in the state unit while taking on the well-organized BJP which has been in power in the state from 1998.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Jagdish Thakor appointed Gujarat Congress president

The appointment comes ahead of next year's assembly elections in the state, where the Congress is seeking to wrest power from the BJP.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Gujarat Cong seeks action under sedition law against group behind installation of Nathuram Godse's bust

A group of people from a right-wing outfit Hindu Sena had on November 15 installed the bust in Jamnagar, which some Congress members demolished a day later.

published on : 17th November 2021

Rahul focuses on consensus candidate, Gujarat Congress revamp

Sources said the party is likely to pick a senior party leader to lead the Congress in the state where the elections are due by the end of 2022.

published on : 23rd October 2021

Rahul Gandhi meets Congress leaders from Gujarat, asks them to strengthen party for assembly polls

Rahul Gandhi separately met senior leaders from Gujarat and sought their views on the appointment of the new state Congress chief and the CLP leader.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Gujarat Congress leaders reach Delhi to meet Rahul Gandhi as party's state unit seeks new chief

According to sources close to the development, Hardik Patel, who is currently the Working President of Gujarat Congress and Rajya Sabha MP Shaktisinh Gohil are the 'front runners'.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Jignesh Mevani says Congress will defeat BJP in 2022 Gujarat polls

Jignesh Mevani said Congress played a key role in the Indian independence movement and he has decided to join the Sonia Gandhi-led party as he thinks it can end the "misrule" of the BJP.

published on : 7th October 2021

Gujarat local body polls: BJP victorious Gandhinagar, Congress wins Bhanvad municipality

The BJP retained Okha municipality by winning 34 out of 36 seats, while two seats went to the Congress.

published on : 5th October 2021

Change of guard in Gujarat BJP worries Congress

Gujarat Congress leaders said a change of face in the BJP ahead of elections could be a game-changer as the ruling party looks to overcome anti-incumbency.

published on : 12th September 2021

Not joining AAP, says Gujarat Congress leader Hardik Patel

While discarding these reports as 'baseless', Hardik Patel saw the BJP's hand behind the circulation of such 'fake reports', a claim rejected by the ruling party.

published on : 14th June 2021

Veteran Gujarat Congress leader Arvind Sanghvi dies at 82

Veteran Congress leader and former Gujarat Finance and Education Minister Arvind Sanghvi died in his home in Ahmedabad.

published on : 29th May 2021

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
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