Keshubhai Patel

Rare sight: Keshubhai, Vagehla, Anandiben, Modi - four ex-CMs of Gujarat - in one frame

Rare sight: Keshubhai, Vagehla, Anandiben, Modi - four ex-CMs of Gujarat - in one frame

Four former Chief Ministers of Gujarat were seen chatting during Vijay Rupani's swearing-in ceremony on Tuesday.

Dec 26, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi visits Keshubhai Patel's home to condole his son's death

Keshubhai's 60-year-old son Pravin Patel, who was settled in the US, died of cardiac arrest on September 9.

Sep 14, 2017, 14:50 PM IST

Keshubhai Patel reappointed chairman of Somnath temple trust

Former Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel was today reappointed as chairman of the Somnath Temple Trust for a year.

Mar 08, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

Quota stir: Keshubhai praises Hardik, says he has brought Patels together​

Keshubhai, once a rival of the then Chief Minister Narendra Modi, quit BJP in 2012 and floated Gujarat Parivartan Party to contest the Assembly elections that year.

Mar 07, 2016, 23:40 PM IST
Gujarat BJP to get new chief today; Vijay Rupani likely choice

Gujarat BJP to get new chief today; Vijay Rupani likely choice

The Gujarat BJP will elect its new state president on Friday and Transport Minister Vijay Rupani is likely to get the post.

Feb 19, 2016, 09:03 AM IST

Keshubhai Patel reappointed as chairman of Somnath Trust

Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) former chief minister of Gujarat Keshubhai Patel on Tuesday reappointed as the Chairman of the Somnath Trust for the year 2016.

Jan 12, 2016, 23:36 PM IST

BJP-led NDA to form next Government under Modi: Keshubhai

Veteran Gujarat politician Keshubhai Patel today said BJP was likely to win more than 225 Lok Sabha seats and Narendra Modi will become the next Prime Minister heading a NDA Government.

Apr 30, 2014, 21:07 PM IST

BJP-led NDA to form next government under Narendra Modi: Keshubhai

Veteran Gujarat politician Keshubhai Patel on Wednesday said BJP was likely to win more than 225 Lok Sabha seats and Narendra Modi will become the next Prime Minister heading a NDA Government.

Apr 30, 2014, 20:30 PM IST

Cracks in Gujarat Parivartan Party as it merges with BJP

Gujarat Parivartan Party (GPP), formed ahead of 2012 Assembly elections, on Monday announced its merger with the parent party, to support Narendra Modi in his PM bid.

Feb 25, 2014, 00:03 AM IST

Keshubhai Patel resigns as MLA citing ill-health; BJP woos him

Former BJP veteran Keshubhai Patel on Thursday resigned as MLA, in a move indicating his exit from active politics owing to failing health even as BJP invited him to return to its fold.

Feb 13, 2014, 22:37 PM IST

Keshubhai Patel to quit active politics

Veteran leader Keshubhai Patel on Wednesday announced that he would quit active politics and wished that the Gujarat Parivartan Party floated by him against Narendra Modi should merge with the BJP.

Feb 12, 2014, 16:18 PM IST

Sonia aide gives pep talk to Gujarat Cong ahead of polls

Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel asked party workers in Gujarat to gear up for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls and advised them not to get bogged down by electoral setbacks.

Dec 24, 2013, 22:57 PM IST

Keshubhai`s son Bharat rejoins BJP before Lok Sabha polls

In a major blow to the recently formed GPP floated by former Gujarat CM Keshubhai Patel, his son Bharat on Monday rejoined the BJP.

Dec 23, 2013, 23:40 PM IST

Modi betrayed people of Gujarat by announcing false packages: GPP

Keshubhai Patel-led Gujarat Parivartan Party (GPP) on Saturday alleged that Chief Minister Narendra Modi has "betrayed" the people of the state by announcing false special packages during his Sadbhavana Mission fasts held in 2011.

Aug 10, 2013, 23:28 PM IST

Gujarat govt leased land to pvt company at throwaway price: GPP

Keshubhai Patel-led Gujarat Parivartan Party (GPP) accused the state govt of causing a loss of Rs 1,195.20 crore to the exchequer by leasing land to a private company for Re one per sqft for 35 years for building a sports complex.

Jun 02, 2013, 00:02 AM IST

GPP organises yagna to highlight Modi govt`s `lies`

Keshubhai Patel-led Gujarat Parivartan Party (GPP) today organised `yagna` (ritual fire), as a form of protest here to highlight the alleged lies spread by Narendra Modi government.

Apr 24, 2013, 22:19 PM IST

Keshubhai asks party to prepare for local body polls in Gujarat

After challenging Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the recently-concluded Assembly elections, Gujarat Parivartan Party chief Keshubhai Patel on Sunday appealed to party cadres to gear up for upcoming polls to local bodies.

Dec 30, 2012, 18:45 PM IST

Keshubhai asks party to prepare for local body polls in Guj

After challenging Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the recently-concluded Assembly elections, Gujarat Parivartan Party chief Keshubhai Patel appealed to party cadres to gear up for upcoming polls to local bodies.

Dec 30, 2012, 17:03 PM IST

GPP dented BJP prospects in Saurashtra

Ruling BJP`s march towards a two-third majority was halted by the presence of Keshubhai Patel`s party in Saurashtra and the saffron outfit suffered reverses in Chief Minister Narendra Modi`s own backyard of north Gujarat.

Dec 21, 2012, 20:40 PM IST

Keshubhai Patel – Last battle lost

It was perhaps the last electoral battle for former Gujarat chief minister Keshubhai Patel.

Dec 20, 2012, 17:35 PM IST