You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> City-Ahmedabad

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
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on City-Ahmedabad

NDA cheated us by granting 100% FDI in retail, say traders
DNAHM123638 | 9/26/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :410

Shopkeepers in Gujarat are feeling cheated by the NDA government at the Centre as the government is allowing FDI in retail, which they had opposed when they were in Opposition."Arun Jaitley (Finance Minister) and Sushma Swaraj (Minister of Ex

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

School trustee, two others held for oil theft from IOC pipeline
DNAHM123639 | 9/26/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :344

The Local Crime Branch (LCB) of Ahmedabad Rural Police Sleuths, on Tuesday, arrested three persons, including a school trustee for stealing crude oil by puncturing the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) pipeline passing through Sanand-Bavla road area of ru
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Eatery for all outside domestic terminal soon
DNAHM123640 | 9/26/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Tanushree Bhatia | WC :456

Very soon, you would be able to drive to the airport just to grab a bite. A restaurant or an eatery outlet is going to come up outside the domestic terminal which will be open for all, not just passengers. The authorities of Sardar Vallabhbhai Pat

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Yet another lioness dies, toll touches 14
DNAHM123641 | 9/26/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :291

Yet another lioness has died in the Dalkhaniya range of East Gir on Tuesday. The lioness was found ill during a survey by the forest team and had been under treatment at the rescue centre, however, succumbed to her illness.With this death, the total
Add To LightboxCalculate Price