Gujarat's new CM is Bhupendra Patel

Bhupendra Patel.

Bhupendra Patel, a senior BJP leader and former Chief Minister Anandiben Patel's protege, will succeed Vijay Rupani as Gujarat's Chief Minister. While he was elected as the legislature party's leader after a meeting, it is claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Minister Amit Shah chose him.Anandiben Patel,

The former MLA from Ghatlodia, was a part of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation and the Ahmedabad Urban Development Authority.Vijay Rupani surprisingly stepped down on Saturday, 15 months well before state elections, rumors circulated that his handling of the second wave of Covid and his way of working had irritated the Central leadership. "I have resigned as chief minister of Gujarat,"

Rupani said after meeting with Governor Acharya Devvrat and submitting his resignation letter.So far this year, he has been the fourth Chief Minister to be replaced in BJP-ruled states.Others who walked the same path includes BS Yediyurappa of Karnataka in July. Tirath Singh Rawat, who had replaced Trivendra Rawat in Uttarakhand, left after only four months.After the ouster of Anandiben Patel,

Mr Rupani was appointed in Gujarat in 2016 — 16 months before the elections.Patel defeated Congress candidate Shashikant Patel in the 2017 Gujarat Legislative Assembly elections from the Ghatlodia constituency.

Source: NDTV

More

SPORTS

Suresh Raina names the 3 selective teams that will result in a “Big” threat for India in t20 worldcup 2021.

Suresh Raina has picked up the names of the three giants who could lead to serious trouble for the Indians during the T20 tournament. Raina has taken...

India v England canceled Manchester's fifth test, postponed to July 2022 in Edgbaston

The fifth test match between India and England in Manchester, which has been postponed indefinitely, is now set to take place in July 2022, the Englan...

States & UTs

Around 700 people have been detected ahead of Amit Shah’s visit.

Srinagar: due to the result of the Post-Civilian killings and in the days running up regarding the visit of Union Minister Amit Shah in Srinagar durin...

Samir Wankhede to take legal action against Nawab Malik, on extortion allegations

Mumbai: NCB officer was asked whether he would take any legal action against the NCP leader Nawab Malik. And the allegations that were made by him, th...

POLITICS

Why did the farmers' union decide to suspend Yogendra Yadav for a month?

The activist, who's a member of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha, has been requested now not to take par...

Yogi Adityanath: Umar Khalid’s father hatching conspiracy with Akhilesh

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday, 21 October, commented on a latest assembly...

ENTERTAINMENT

Mumbai: Cinema halls, auditoriums, amusement parks to reopen today

After reopening the faculties and colleges, the Maharashtra authorities are prepared to permit the c...

The court rejects the plea of Kangana Ranaut to shift the case to another judge, “Judge threatens arrest warrant.”

Mumbai: The Additional Chief Metropolitan magistrate ST Dande on Thursday rejected the request and t...

About

The Live Newz is an independent, budding and online news portal that came into existence recently. Our mission is to create and deliver the finest news for the readers. We act as a cutting-edge platform that provides the users with every update on recent happenings. We aspire to be true to the journalistic values and maintain the standard of its excellence by presenting the truth to the readers.