GUJARAT BJP

  • Modi's successor will continue development work in Gujarat: BJP May 13, 2014

    Om Prakash Mathur of the Gujarat BJP said that a meeting was called on Tuesday to take stock of development work in Gujarat because Narendra Modi may not be in office for long. ...
  • Gujarat's gun-toting MLA quits Congress to join BJP February 25, 2013

    Gandhinagar: In a major blow to the Congress in Gujarat, influential leader Vitthal Radadia, who was embroiled in a gun-toting controversy, and his son Jayesh, on Monday resigned as MLAs and are set to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Accompanied by his son, Radadia visited the legislative assembly and submitted...
  • Court denies bail to Gujarat BJP MLA in firing case January 9, 2013

    Godhra: A court on Tuesday rejected the bail plea of jailed Gujarat BJP MLA Jetha Bharwad, who had been charged with attempt to murder in a case related to firing during the Assembly elections in December. "Prima facie a case against the accused has been made out and looking at the...
  • Gujarat MLA arrested in firing at polling booth case December 28, 2012

    Ahmedabad: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Jetha Bharwad from Gujarat was on Friday arrested by the police in connection with a case of firing during the second phase of the recently concluded assembly elections. Bharwad, an MLA from Shehra in in Panchmahal district, had earlier filed a plea seeking anticipatory bail,...
  • Gujarat win is a vote for development: Karnataka BJP December 20, 2012

    Bangalore: The Karnataka unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday hailed the party's victory in Gujarat assembly elections for a third successive term, describing the mandate as a "vote for development". Chief Minister Narendra Modiled government sought vote on the development agenda and people approved it, state unit President...
  • Gujarat BJP announces yatra to woo urban voters August 21, 2012

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat BJP has decided to take out 'Sampark Yatra' in the urban areas of the state as part of its campaign in the runup to the assembly election. "We will take out a Sampark Yatra as part of election campaign from August 25 to September 15. The yatra will cover...
  • Modi is a political terrorist: Gujarat Cong leader June 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The Gujarat Congress on Sunday hit out at Chief Minister Narendra Modi, with party leader Arjun Modhwadia calling him a political terrorist and saying that the BJP had surrendered before him. "People of India know him (Narendra Modi) very well. He is doing political terrorism," Modhwadia said. He added that...
  • Gujarat BJP meet gatecrashed, nearly 150 detained June 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Roughly 150 people were detained when they tried to forcibly enter the venue of the state executive meeting of the Gujarat BJP on Saturday. The twoday meeting was held in the hometown of former chief minister Keshubhai Patel, who has pulled out his swords against Chief Minister Narendra...
  • Porngate exposed real face of BJP: Digvijaya March 24, 2012

    Guna (MP): Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has said that the recent porngate scandals in Karnataka and Gujarat Assemblies have exposed the real face of the BJP and the clean chit given to the accused MLAs in the Narendra Modiled government was a foregone conclusion. "The porngate scandals in Karnataka and...
  • Keshubhai's dissidence against Modi out in the open August 15, 2007

    New Delhi: The infighting in Gujarat BJP spilled out in the open on Wednesday after Chief Minister Narendra Modi's archrival Keshubhai Patel came out in the open against Modi, attacking his way of functioning. Patel also hinted at his support to party rebels. The open rebellion by Patel against Modi comes...
  • BJP young turks rise in revolt against Modi July 17, 2007

    Ahmedabad: Dissidence in the state unit of the BJP is showing a new pattern with the younger lot among the group coming out in the open to attack Chief Minister Narendra Modi and his policies. The dissidents, who were till now working in the shadows of leaders like former chief...