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Bhupendra Patel: Dark Horse Set To Become CM In First Term As MLA
Bhupendra Patel: Dark Horse Set To Become CM In First Term As MLA

Unanimously elected the state BJP legislature party leader on Sunday, Patel is known as a soft-spoken person who made his way up in the state politics from the municipality level.

  • Sunday, 12 September 2021
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BJP Names Bhupendra Patel As Next CM Of Gujarat

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday announced Bhupendra Patel as the new chief minister of Gujarat. Patel (59) was unanimously elected the BJP legislature party leader during meeting in Gandhinagar on Sunday.

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  • Sunday, 12 September 2021
Gujarat: Bhupendra Patel Will Be The New Chief Minister
Gujarat: Bhupendra Patel Will Be The New Chief Minister

Bhupendra Patel's name was not in the long list of probables being discussed in state political circles and in a way the first term MLA emerged as the dark horse, a political observer said.

  • Sunday, 12 September 2021
Gujarat BJP Legislators To Meet; Decision On Rupani Successor Likely Today

Rupani (65), the fourth chief minister to demit office in BJP-ruled states during the coronavirus pandemic, was sworn in as chief minister his second stint as CM - in December 2017.

  • Sunday, 12 September 2021
Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani Resigns: BJP Continues With Governance Reset, Acknowledges Ground Feedback
Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani Resigns: BJP Continues With Governance Reset, Acknowledges Ground Feedback

Anandiben Patel was the only chief minister who was asked by the party to quit during the 2014-19 period. The party had cited its convention of retiring those over 75 years of age from government positions to replace her with Rupani as Gujarat's chief minister in 2016.

  • Saturday, 11 September 2021
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Rupani takes oath as Gujarat CM

Gandhinagar: Vijay Rupani on Tuesday took oath as the Chief Minister of Gujarat for a second stint after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won the state assembly elections for the sixth time in a row. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah, along with other key leaders of the party and Chief Ministers […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Rupani, Patel to continue as CM, Dy CM

Gandhinagar: Vijay Rupani will continue as Gujarat Chief Minister, aided by Nitin Patel as his deputy, the central observer team of the BJP announced on Friday, ending the suspense of who will lead the government. Rupani, who had been appointed as Chief Minister on August 7, 2016, after Anandiben Patel was removed from the post, […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Gujarat CM demands Ahmed Patel's resignation over alleged link to IS suspect

Gandhinagar/New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani demanded resignation of Congress veteran Ahmed Patel from the Rajya Sabha on Friday alleging him to have link with a suspected IS terrorist arrested earlier in the week from Bharuch. However, Ahmed Patel refuted the charges laid against him. Rupani, who also sought Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi’s […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Jagannath Rath Yatra starts in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: The 141st Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath in Ahmedabad commenced this morning in the city amid tight security as lakhs of devotees flocked to the 18km route to catch a glimpse of the deity. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel performed ‘Pahind Vidhi’ – a symbolic ritual of cleaning […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Gujarat CM’s Principal Secretary appointed ED in World Bank

New Delhi: Senior bureaucrat S Aparna, presently Principal Secretary to Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, has been appointed as an Executive Director in the World Bank in the US. Aparna, a 1988-batch IAS officer of the Gujarat cadre, has been appointed to the post for three years, an order issued by the Department of Personnel […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Gujarat government to set up 'Yoga Board'

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government will set up a board to popularise yoga among the masses, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani announced Friday as he expressed happiness over 1.50 crore people across the state joining him in the International Yoga Day celebrations. The state-level Yoga Day programme was held at Sardar Patel stadium in Ahmedabad in the […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021