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Gujarat Election Live Updates: Amit Shah invokes Sardar Patel, says Congress did everything possible to ‘insult’ him

Gujarat Assembly Election 2022 Live Updates: The polling for the 182-Gujarat Assembly seats will be in two phases – December 1 and 5, and counting will be on December 8.

Gujarat Election Live Updates: Amit Shah invokes Sardar Patel, says Congress did everything possible to ‘insult’ him
Gujarat Poll Live: Union Home Minister Amit Shah addresses a public rally ahead of upcoming Gujarat Assembly elections, at Kodinar in Gir Somnath district, Monday, Nov. 21, 2022. (PTI Photo)

Gujarat Election Live: Gujarat, which is all set to see a triangular electoral contest between the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Opposition Congress, and debutant Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), is witnessing an intense election campaign with party heavyweights appealing to the electorate to cast their votes in favour of their respective parties. Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP national president JP Nadda held four rallies each in Gujarat on Tuesday. Shah held one rally in Anand, two in Banaskantha, and another in Ahmedabad. The polling for the 182-Gujarat Assembly seats will be held in two phases – December 1 and 5, and the counting of votes will be taken up on December 8.

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Live Updates
16:41 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat election: Congress “insulted” Patel, says Shah

Congress did everything possible to “insult” Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and it has started praising him only now in view of the Gujarat Assembly elections. Even the last rites of the country's first deputy prime minister were performed in “unceremonious” way: Shah in Khambhat in Anand district. (PTI)

16:39 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Election: 788 candidates for 89 seats in first phase

As many as 788 candidates are in the fray for 89 seats that will go to the polls in the first phase of elections.

16:38 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Election: 833 candidates in fray for second phase

For the 93 seats where elections would be held in the second phase, there are 833 candidates in the fray, said a release from the office of the Chief Electoral Officer.

The last day of withdrawal for the second phase was Monday.

16:37 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Election: 1,621 candidates in fray

A total of 1,621 candidates are left in the fray for the next month's Gujarat Assembly elections after the deadline for the withdrawal of nominations got over. (PTI)

14:15 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Elections: Amit Shah addresses rally in Anand

Union Home Minister Amit Shah addresses gathering at Anand, in Khambat Assembly constituency.

13:03 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat elections: PM Modi has opened 15 AIIMS, says Nadda

Jawaharlal Nehru opened an AIIMS, Atal Bihari Vajpayee opened 6 AIIMS in a short period, PM Modi opened 15 AIIMS and in Gujarat also one AIIMS has been opened in Rajkot: JP Nadda

13:01 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
JP Nadda in Sohra: People given free treatment

Crores of people were given free treatment up to Rs 5 lakh through 'Ayushman Bharat Yojana'. We have extended the scope of 'Chief Minister Amrit Yojana' in Gujarat, and 48 lakh people were added to it. Arrangements have been made for the treatment of every poor by our double engine government: JP Nadda

12:59 (IST) 22 Nov 2022

PM Modi gave constitutional status to the OBC commission. Today, through the 'National Commission for Other Backward Classes', the BJP is giving them a place and protecting them keeping in mind the glorious history of their society: Nadda in Sohra.

12:58 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Election: JP Nadda addresses gathering in Sohra

Prime Minister Modi has increased the pride of the tribal community by celebrating 'Tribal Pride Day'. The contribution of community has been taken forward by creating 'National Tribal Institute': JP Nadda in Sohra.

11:15 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Election: PM Modi to not campaign today.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who addressed 16 rallies in the past three days, will not be campaigning on Tuesday. He will address seven gatherings on Wednesday across Gujarat.

11:13 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Election: Arjun Meghwal, Rabi Kishan to address two rallies

Union ministers Arjun Meghwal, Kailash Chaudhary, Ajay Bhatt, party MP Manoj Tiwari and Ravi Kishan are some of those who will address two rallies each.

11:12 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Election: Himanta, Fadnavis to address rallies

Himachal Pradesh CM Jairam Thakur, Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma and Maharashtra deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis will address three rallies each today.

11:10 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat elections: BJP to launch mass campaign today

BJP to organise a second outreach programme in Gujarat with 93 election rallies in 93 Assembly seats on Tuesday. On November 18, the party had organised 89 such rallies across 89 Assembly seats.

09:16 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Elections: Amit Shah to hold four rallies

09:16 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Election: JP Nadda to hold four rallies

09:14 (IST) 22 Nov 2022
Gujarat Elections: Welcome to our live blog!

Catch all live updates on the Gujarat Elections 2022 here.

On Monday, the state saw three rallies by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, two by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and a roadshow by AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal. While addressing a poll rally in Bharuch, PM Modi on Monday took a swipe at Congress saying its leaders remained oblivious to tribals for a very long time even though tribals have been living in the country since the days of Lord Ram and Lord Krishna. Meanwhile, Rahul Gandhi on Monday addressed his first election rally in Gujarat’s Surat.

First published on: 22-11-2022 at 09:10 IST