110 Muslim candidates of BJP won in Guj local body polls

A total of 110 Muslim candidates won on the BJP ticket in recently-held local body polls in the state, a party office-bearer said here on Friday.

Gujarat local body polls: We must analyse setback in rural areas, says Anandiben Patel

Anandiben Patel on Wednesday said the BJP will have to analyse the reasons for its poor performance in the local body polls in the rural areas.

Over half of voters turn up for Gujarat local polls
Over half of voters turn up for Gujarat local polls

Voting on Sunday began at a slow pace for the second phase of elections to local bodies in Gujarat.

Few takers for online voting in Gujarat civic body polls

e-voting introduced by Gujarat State Election Commission for polling in six municipal corporations held on Sunday, had very few takers as only 806 people voted online out of the total of over 95.9 lakh voters.

HC stays compulsory voting rule in Gujarat civic polls
HC stays compulsory voting rule in Gujarat civic polls

The Gujarat High Court on Friday stayed the implementation of a law that makes voting compulsory in the civic body elections in the state.

Gujarat to make voting compulsory in civic polls: Reports
Gujarat to make voting compulsory in civic polls: Reports

Gujarat Governor OP Kohli has reportedly given green signal to the compulsory voting bill, which makes it mandatory for the citizens to vote in the civic polls.

Muslims play key role in Modi’s big civic poll win

BJP, under Modi`s charismatic leadership, swept local elections held on Sunday by winning 47 of 75 municipal corporations across the state.

Gujarat municipal elections: Modi led BJP posts major win with 24 Muslim candidates

Continuing its good showing in the Assembly elections, the BJP on Tuesday posted impressive wins in civic polls by winning 47 of the 76 municipalities.

In a first, online voting in Gujarat civic polls this year

The Gujarat government and state election commission have decided to introduce e-voting in the next local body elections becoming the first state in the country to enable citizens to cast their franchise online.