Ahmedabad: Union Home Minister Amit Shah has revealed the identify of the subsequent Chief Minister of Gujarat amid pre-election polls suggesting that the BJP will get a clear majority in the meeting elections to be held subsequent month.
Amit Shah stated that the present CM Bhupendra Patel will proceed as the Chief Minister of Gujarat.
If the BJP wins a majority in Gujarat, the residence state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Amit Shah, it will be the seventh time in a row that it has fashioned a authorities.
In September 2021, Bhupendra Patel was made Chief Minister as a substitute of Vijay Rupani. This stunned many. Bhupendra Patel was the first time MLA from Ghatlodia constituency. Now he has been given ticket once more from the identical constituency.
Earlier, the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party had carried out a ‘public ballot’ after which declared social gathering chief Isudan Gadhvi as its chief ministerial candidate. Congress has determined to not announce the Chief Minister’s selection for the subsequent election.
Voting for a complete of 182 seats in Gujarat will be held in two phases on December 1 and 5. Counting of votes will be held on December 8.
In the 2017 elections, the BJP’s victory margin dropped to double digits at 99. Congress improved its efficiency by successful 77 seats.
AAP is projecting itself as a main challenger to BJP with its aggressive marketing campaign. Earlier elections there have been normally a one-sided contest between the saffron social gathering and the Congress.