Saturday, December 22, 2012

Narendra Modi to sworn in as Gujarat CM on December 26

Narendra Modi will be sworn in as Gujarat Chief Minister for the fourth time on December 26. Modi became Chief Minister for the first time on October 1, 2001 and subsequently in 2002 and 2007. Modi drove to Raj Bhavan in Gandhinagar this morning and submitted his resignation and that of his council of ministers to Governor Kamla Beniwal following constitution of the new House. "As per the constitutional obligation, after the announcement of the results of the state assembly elections the Council of Ministers and Chief Minister as its head have tendered their resignations to the state Governer," Gujarat BJP spokesman Vijay Rupani said. The out-going assembly was dissolved yesterday by the Governor after the results of new assembly were declared. BJP has won 115 seats in the 182-member House, 23 more than what is required for a simple majority. "On December 25 a meeting of the newly-elected MLAs will be held to formally elect Narendra Modi as the leader of BJP legislature party," said Rupani.

Friday, December 21, 2012

Mumbai local trains fare hike from 1st January 2013

Mumbai local trains fare /Ticket charges will be hiked from 1st January 2013 as traveler have to pay 24% surcharge instead of 8% from new year. The Railways have decided to increase the ticket surcharge in order to fund the repayment of a loan taken from the World Bank for the rail component of the Mumbai Urban Transport Project. It will be levied on both season and card ticket holders travelling in first and second-class compartments.
The increase in surcharge, in some cases thrice as much as the present surcharge, could translate into a hike of Rs 2 to Rs 4 on tickets. Although the minimum fare will remain the same, the hike will come into effect for a distance of over 10 kilometres. “The surcharge will be levied beyond 10 kilometre on all tickets,” said Rakesh Saxena, Managing Director, Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation.

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Gujarat Election Results 2012 Summary

Gujarat Election 2012 Result Summary:

Narendra Modi speaks on BJP's Win in Gujarat Live

Narendra Modi speaks on BJP's Win in Gujarat Live Highlights:
- Narendra Mode welcomed by Senior BJP Leaders in Ahmadabad on stage.
- Narendra Modi thanks people and begins his speech in Hindi so that whole nation can understand instead of Gujarati.
-"EK MAT Gujarat" matra works in gujarat, while political pandit fail to understand its meaning in gujarat.
- Gujarat voters voted above caste, religion, region based politics. 
- Narendra Modi call gujarat voters "Matured" voters and thanks people of Gujarat. 
- Modi thanks 6 Crore Gujarati for setting an example.
- We have taken tough decision in last 11 years, may be some villages, group of people, my friends may be angry but i took decision for good of people but thanks people who still voted for me. 
- Thanks State Govt. employees as BJP got approx. 75% votes of postal ballot and thanks all state govt. employees for showing faith in me (Postal ballot are votes of State/ Cental Govt. employees working in election).
- There is no enemy in Politics. 
- Who won, who loses thats over, now its time for work for next 5 year for people of Gujarat. 
- You have voted for BJP now i want some think from you "You have given vote, but you should give me blessing so there will not be any mistake from our side". 
- Its win of whole Nation. 
- Party is our mother.
- I work for gujarat people each not, i have to do nothing for myself.
- I don't want to criticize anyone but someone not able to digest them, how they will sleep tonight, please pray for them too :). 
- Victory is victory, why political pandit are busy in saying "match is draw, 1-1"
- Its hat-trick says Modi. 
- "Log jab pattar marte hai, us pattar se bhi main sidhi bana leta hu" 
- Record breaking results for bringing BJP for third time.

Narendra Modi thanks people on Twitter for win

Gujarat CM Narendra Modi post series of twits on twitter and thanks people of Gujarat for wins. Here is series of twitters by Narendra Modi ‏narendramodi

I would like to thank the 6 crore people of Gujarat & the Almighty for giving us an opportunity to serve the people in the years to come.

I thank all those who voted for us & promise those who have not voted for us that we will work harder to get your vote next time!

Gujarat has written a new chapter with a new language in the annals of Indian politics - one that rewards unity, harmony &Vikas!

This is not just a victory of Guj, but also a message to everyone that development & good governance triumph over divide & rule politics.

It's a victory of Gujarat's model of Sarvasparshi (all pervasive), Sarvasamaveshak (inclusive) & Sarvangi (holistic) Vikas!  

Gujarat has won! This is a victory of People, Party and Performance. Sharing thoughts on my blog on this historic win  

Hattrick for Narendra Modi with 116 Seats in Gujarat

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi hits hat-trick by winning three straight election in Gujarat. BJP Wins 116 seats in Gujarat. Congress manage to wins 60 seat which is 2 lesser than 2007 election in Gujarat Assembly election results declared today and loses assembly polls for third time in row against BJP CM Narendra Modi. BJP Wins 120 which is 3 more seats than 2007 polls, GPP led by Keshubhai patel wins 2 seats while independent candidates win 4 seats in gujarat. 
Modi won from Maninagar Assembly constituency by over 86,373 votes trouncing Congress rival Shweta Bhatt, wife of suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt. Modi polled 1,20,470 votes, while Bhatt got 34,097 votes. He had last time won the elections by over 87,000 votes. Gujarat Congress president Arjun Modhwadia, seeking third consecutive term from Porbandar constituency, was defeated by his BJP rival Babu Bokhiria by a margin of 17,146 votes. This is clear win for BJP and Biggest win for Narendra Modi just ahead for 2014 polls.