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Alpesh, Dhavalsinh to join BJP: Thakor Sena

Dhavalsinh Zala, who recently resigned as MLA of Bayad in Aravalli district, said the Thakor Sena’s decision that he and Alpesh should join the BJP was unanimous.

Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor, Dhavalsinh Zala resign from Gujarat Assembly

A total of five MLAs — from the Congress, the Bharatiya Tribal Party (BTP) and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) — voted for the BJP.


Explained: Will Alpesh Thakor's exit impact the Congress

Even though this election was clearly in favour of the BJP and an extra vote or two would make no difference to the winner, the two OBC leaders wanted to send out a feeler to the BJP and to the community.

Congress plea against Alpesh Thakor: Gujarat HC not to interfere with Speaker’s powers

The court said such rules have been framed to regulate procedure that is to be followed by the Speaker... and are immune from judicial scrutiny

Disqualification Case: Resignation by Whatsapp should not be considered, Alpesh Thakor tells Gujarat HC

In his affidavit submitted on Thursday, Thakor claimed that the petitioner, Congress’ state whip Ashiwin Kotwal, was not entitled to raise the dispute in court as the matter was pending before the Assembly speaker.

Gujarat HC issues notice to Cong MLA Alpesh Thakor, Assembly speaker

Alpesh, who had quit the party on April 10, just in the middle of the Lok Sabha elections, was party’s secretary and Bihar co-in-charge. Thakor had alleged that he had been “betrayed by the leadership” and hence, he left the party and quit from all the posts, barring his membership of the Assembly.


Alpesh Thakor meets Gujarat Deputy CM amid speculations of him joining BJP

Refuting the rumours, however, Alpesh Thakor claimed he had met Nitin Patel to make a representation of issues such as education plaguing his constituency.

Disqualify Alpesh Thakor as MLA, Congress writes to Gujarat Assembly Secy

Alpesh, who had quit the party on April 10, just in the middle of the Lok Sabha elections, had campaigned for an Independent candidate in Banaskantha, Swarupji Thakor, where the Congress had also fielded its nominee.

Gujarat: Alpesh Thakor, two MLAs resign from Congress

"I am resigning because of the Gujarat Congress leaders, its high command and its state unit in-charge not treating us (Thakor Sena) properly," Alpesh Thakor told reporters.

Staying with Congress: Alpesh Thakor

“I can stay without power, but not without respect. I cannot accept if someone says that I can sell myself or I am greedy. So, I am saying that we have chosen the path of struggle which is full of difficulties," Alpesh Thakor said, amid speculation of his joining BJP