The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has announced its candidates list for the Gujarat polls which would be held in two phases on December 1 and 5.
Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel is to contest from the Ghatlodia constituency. Below are the top leaders from Gujarat who will be contesting in the elections:
Jamnagar Uttam constituency: Cricketer Ravindrasinh Jadeja’s wife Rivaba Jadeja
Avrasa: Pradyuman Jadeja
Gandhidham: Maltiben Maheshwari
Rapar: Virendra Singh Bahadur Singh Jadeja
Morbi: Kantilal Amrutiya
Rajkot East: Udaykumar Kangar
Rajkot West: Dr Smt Darshita Parashah
The Gujarat election results would be announced on December 8, along with the one in Himachal Pradesh.
Gujarat is being run by BJP for a number of years, since 1995 to be precise.
Earlier, Gujarat was run by Congress before it was decimated by the BJP ‘
This time around, the Aam Aadmi Party’s entry into Gujarat has opened a new front. The AAP has been aggressively campaigning in the poll-bound state and has tried to position itself as the ruling BJP’s main rival.