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Cong tries to keep Koli support intact

DNAHM122124 | 7/12/2018 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :217 | Politics & Governance



Gandhinagar: MLAs of Congress belonging to the Koli community in Saurashtra held a meeting in the Circuit House on Wednesday and invited people from their community. Punja Vansh, a senior MLA from Una had taken the lead in gathering the community leaders and they tried to figure out the mood of the community after Kunvarji Bavaliya's exit.
Senior MLA Bavaliya quit Congress last week and joined Gujarat government's cabinet by the evening on the same day. The Congress party's concern has increased after the incident as it is believed that a huge chunk of the Koli community could stand by Bavaliya and may tend to vote for BJP in future elections.
The MLAs from the community who were present also include Somabhai
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