Groundnut and cotton are the most important crops in Gujarat’s Saurashtra region. The ruling BJP, which suffered huge reverses in Morbi and 10 other districts of this belt at December’s State Assembly elections, has reasons to grant handsome MSP increases for both.
His resignation culminates weeks of speculation that he was unhappy with the way party has been treating him since the Assembly election in December last year when he was elected from Jasdan constituency for the fifth time.
The subsequent processes involve recovery of potash salts from the “lean” spent-wash, which then undergoes evaporation to yield recycled water and residues. The residues are further mixed with the organics recovered in the first stage.
Piyush Pirojiya, deputy Superintendent of Police of Palitana division in Bhavnagar, who is the investigating officer of the case, had told The Indian Express on Monday that the FSL had given them July 2 as the date of the narco analysis test of the seven suspects.
Karnataka election results 2018: During Modi’s 13 years as Gujarat CM (2001-14), Vala was finance minister for nine years. For a year in the middle, 2005-2006, Vala was the state BJP chief. As finance minister, he set a record by presenting the state budget 18 times.
Police had detained four more persons later. As days of questioning did not yield any result, police had subjected the seven to a semi-polygraph-like analysis called suspect detection system (SDS) test last month to identify the prime suspect in the case.
Bhavnagar SP Pravin Mal said that Pradeep Rathod, the Dalit youth from Timbi village in Umrala taluka of Bhavnagar district was not killed by upper-caste men due caste-prejudice but was murdered by a man whose wife had complained that Rathod had been harassing her and was demanding sexual favours.
Not believing in Hindu gods and goddesses was among the 22 resolutions that the converts made. The conversion will be recognised only when registered with the district collector, as per the Gujarat Freedom of Religion law.
“Dalits from across the state will participate in the condolence meeting and the rally. We are also expecting some people from Maharashtra to join ,” said Aravind Makwana, Bhavnagar district coordinator of Navasarjan Trust, who has been helping Kalu since his son was hacked to death.