In the recently concluded Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly elections, a large number of candidates spent less than their expense limit.
I bow to the people of Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said following the party’s victory. The results in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh indicate a strong support for politics, good governance, and development, Modi said in his first reaction following the verdict.
For the BJP in Gujarat, it was Narendra Modi who saved the day. None of the local leaders of the BJP were able to step up the campaign. It had to be Modi for the BJP and had it not been for him, the verdict would have something very different.
For the past month and a half, the word on everyone’s mouth was Gujarat. It appeared as though there was nothing else happening in the world. There were a couple of very crucial events that all of us missed out or ignored thanks to the heat of the Gujarat elections. Read more
For the past month and a half, the word on everyone’s mouth was Gujarat. It appeared as though there was nothing else happening in the world. There were a couple of very crucial events that all of us missed out or ignored thanks to the heat of the Gujarat elections.
The Intelligence Bureau has alerted the security forces in Gujarat of a possible lone wolf attack. Road shows of prominent leaders could be a potential target by Islamic State inspired, lone wolves, the IB report states.
How many seats will the BJP win in Gujarat? This is a million dollar question that everyone is asking. The BJP which is looking to retain Gujarat seems confident of a mammoth win in the state which it has held for over 2 decades now.
The scanner is on the Angadias following an expose that suggested huge sums of black money was being brought in for the Gujarat elections. With the Election Commission capping the expenditure at Rs 28 lakh per candidate, many are relying heavily on black money.
A 26/11 styled attack is being plotted in Gujarat by Pakistan’s Lashkar-e-Tayiba ahead of the elections, the Intelligence Bureau said in a report. The report warns that the Lashkar-e-Tayiba will try and target election rallies and also attempt to disrupt communal harmony ahead of the Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017.