The Congress stayed in power for about a year. Last year, 10 Congress councillors “switched’’ over to BJP with their leader Raiben Patel continuing as municpality’s president after defecting from the Congress.
In the wake of reports of clashes in Mehsana town, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday called up Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel, who apprised him on the prevailing situation there.
Anandiben Patel, who is already a Z plus protectee, remained under heavy security cover throughout the event for inauguration of infrastructure projects worth Rs 21 crore in the area.
The Mehsana police lodged an FIR against four youths who allegedly raped the girl following which she conceived. According to police, the girl is living with her father.
The Gujarat High Court (HC) on Thursday ordered to entirely quash a land acquisition notification issued by the competent authority for the Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited.
Solanki has challenged her suspension before the Appeal Committee of the Mehsana district panchayat.
The 63-year-old chief minister has been publicly seen only with his 94-year-old mother.
Five of the 15 injured have been shifted to Ahmedabad for treatment.
The districts where the scheme was launched on July 1 are Anand,Bhavnagar,Mehsana and Navsari
The money has been sanctioned under the banks Rural Infrastructure Development Fund-XIX
Zindagi Helpline,a 24/7 helpline number,was launched in Gandhinagar by the police in association with an NGO in view of the rising number of suicides.
Even the pleading by a BJP MLA from Mehsana could not convince Chief Minister Narendra Modi to attend the mass marriage ceremony organised by the Samast Kshatriya Thakore Samaj in the district on Thursday.
Mahesh R Patel,a chikoo and plum farmer from Mehsana,came to collect his wifes travel visa for the US last year and ended up booking a Singapore-Malaysia-Thailand tour package for his family.
Sunita Williams was in city to participate in an interactive session with space enthusiasts.
A 27-year-old coach of Thang-ta,a Manipuri martial arts,was arrested Thursday by the city police for allegedly raping two minors a few days ago.