Gujarat Elections : Campaigning ends for first phase, 788 candidates in fight


By Ankur Gupta

Gandhinagar (Gujarat) [India]: The campaign for the very first phase of Gujarat political elections ended on Tuesday with the ruling BJP as well as various other political events making chaotic efforts to charm voters on 89 seats spread over 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and South Gujarat. The marketing ended at 5 pm on Tuesday ahead of the very first stage ballot on December 1.

” Campaigning for first stage Gujarat setting up political elections has actually ended. All plans have actually been made for election and also training has actually been supplied to polling personnel,” Gujarat Principal Electoral Officer (CEO) P Bharathi informed media.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and also Residence Preacher Amit Shah held rallies as well as roadshows in the state as the BJP looks for a record seventh term in workplace.

BJP chief JP Nadda, Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Assam, Goa, Union Ministers Smriti Irani, Mansukh Mandaviya, Parshottam Rupala, Ravishankar Prasad, Piyush Goyal, Nitin Gadkari additionally campaigned throughout the first stage of political elections.

BJP Yuva Morcha head of state Tejasvi Surya and also leaders Manoj Tiwari as well as Ravi Kishan additionally held rallies to amass assistance for the party prospects.

Congress Head Of State Mallikarjun Kharge, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot were amongst the noticeable advocates of the party. Party leader Rahul Gandhi resolved two rallies in the state.

Delhi Chief Minister and AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal as well as Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann campaigned extensively in the state while making numerous guarantees.

A total of 788 prospects remain in the fray on 89 first-phase seats which includes 718 male candidates and 70 female candidates.

Prospects from both BJP and also Congress will be contesting on all 89 seats in the first stage, while AAP will object to on 88 seats. An overall of 39 political celebrations have fielded their candidates.

Amongst noticeable prospects, Gujarat Chief Minster Bhupendra Patel is objecting to from Ghatlodia, AAP Principal Ministerial candidate Isudan Gadhvi from Khambhaliya, former Congress leader as well as BJP prospect Hardik Patel from Viramgam, former Congress leader as well as currently BJP prospect Alpesh Thakor from Gandhinagar South.

AAP state president Gopal Italia is objecting to from Katargam constituency, Gujarat House Priest (State) Harsh Sanghavi from Majura, Rivaba Jadeja from Jamnagar North, former Gujarat minister Parshottam Solanki from Bhavnagar Rural, Kunwarji Bavaliya from Jasdan, Kantilal Amrutiya from Morbi as well as Jayesh Radadiya from Jetpur.

Former BJP MLA Madhu Shrivastav is contesting as an Independent from Vaghodia.

A total amount of 2,39,76,670 citizens, consisting of 1,24,33,362 males, 1,1,5,42,811 ladies and also 497 from the third gender are qualified to vote in the initial phase of Gujarat surveys.

The 2nd stage of ballot will be hung on December 5.

Counting of ballots will certainly be done on December 8. Outcomes of Himachal Pradesh setting up elections will certainly likewise be proclaimed on the exact same day.

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