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Gujarat: No seminar or conference for doctors during OPD hours, says Deputy CM

Nitin Patel was addressing a gathering at Gandhinagar Civil Hospital auditorium, at an event held to mark the completion of one year of Ayushman Bharat scheme.

Gujarat Deputy CM Nitin Patel asks Japan to adopt ‘liberal policy’ for Indians

“Our intellectual wealth goes a big way to Australia, Canada, United States and England. Our workmen also go to the Middle-Eastern countries. The Japanese policy is such that it does not attract people from other countries,” Patel said, while addressing the audience in Gujarati.


Mehsana Nagarpalika president rejoins Congress four days after joining BJP

On August 26, Solanki and six other Congress members of the nagarpalika joined BJP in the presence of Nitin Patel in Gandhinagar. With this change of sides, both Congress and BJP now has 22 members.

PM Modi to inaugurate Gujarat Bhavan in Delhi

Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel said the Government of India had given 7,000 square meters of land to build the new Bhavan for Gujarat.

Gujarat: Two years after installation, 22 gates of Sardar Sarovar Dam opened

Low lying villages in Narmada and villages in Bharuch and Vadodara on the banks of the river have been put on alert. With the heavy inflows in the dam, 1200 MW river bed powerhouse was started after a gap of two years.

Gujarat: ‘Electricity Duty on industries to be reduced to 60 paise’

Earlier, on July 2, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel had increased the current ED from 55 paise per unit to 70 paise per unit. Now, Patel said, the rate of ED per unit will be 60 paise per unit.


Farmers did not use Narmada water in 10 lakh hectare: Gujarat Deputy CM

Patel said the government had built irrigation capacity to provide water for 16.11 lakh hectare but that farmers had utilised it only in 6.73 lakh hectare area.

Gujarat: More DA for employees, salary hike for teachers

The decision to hike the salaries of teachers of aided secondary and senior secondary schools was taken following a demand by the teachers' union

Gujarat govt sends EWS quota proposal to Centre to implement in colleges

Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel Wednesday said Gujarat will be among the first states to implement the 10% quota from the new academic session. “Under this, children from families with an income limit of Rs 8 lakh and those who are not availing any other reservation or scholarship, will be benefitted.”

BJP’s Nitin Patel hardly seen, heard at campaigns

While chief minister Vijay Rupani and state BJP state president Jitu Vaghani have election rallies planned almost every day, Nitin Patel, a veteran in the government and the party, seems to have restricted himself mainly to Mehsana, his home district, despite being listed as a star campaigner of the party.