After casting his vote at Naranpura Sub Zonal Workplace in Ahmedabad on Sunday throughout section 1 of the state native physique polls, Union Residence Minister Amit Shah expressed confidence that the folks of the state will set up Gujarat because the stronghold of the Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP). Polling for municipal firms in six main cities of Gujarat started on Sunday at 7 am.
“Native physique elections have began in Gujarat at present. Company, Municipal Company elections have began from at present,” Shah advised reporters, including that “I’m assured that at present the folks of Gujarat will forged their votes in massive numbers and the household and they’ll set up Gujarat because the stronghold of the BJP.”
The Union Residence Minister forged his vote at Naranpura Sub Zonal Workplace in Ahmedabad, alongside along with his members of the family.
The elections within the state are scheduled to be held in two phases — on February 21 and February 28, the State Election Fee (SEC) stated final month.
The Polling is happening for a complete of 575 seats and a pair of,276 candidates.
The timing of voting has been scheduled between 7 am and 6 pm amid the usual working process (SOP) for the COVID-19 pandemic.
Based on SEC, six municipalities scheduled to bear polls at present, whereas polling at 81 municipalities, 31 district panchayats, and 231 taluka panchayats will probably be held on February 28. The six municipalities embrace Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot, Bhavnagar, and Jamnagar.
The outcomes for six municipal firms will probably be declared on February 23, whereas outcomes of 81 municipalities, 31 district panchayats, and 231 taluka panchayats outcomes are scheduled to be declared on March 2.
(With ANI inputs)