The (BJP) Bharatiya Janata Party has released its sixth list of candidates for the Gujarat Assembly election on today but former chief minister Anandiben Patel is not among the 34 candidates. Anandiben Patel name was not in the final candidate list of BJP. In 2014 had taken over as Chief Minister in May 2014 after Narendra Modi led the BJP and she stepped down in August 2016. BJP released 6th list of candidates, 13 Patidars for the next month Gujarat election. The votes will take place on 9th and 14 December and votes counting will be done on 18th December for phase two elections in Gujarat. Total 182 seats are allotted to the Gujarat Assembly election.
Bhupendra Patel chairman from the Ahmedabad Urban Development authority got the ticket from Anandiben’s Ghatlodia constituency for Gujarat election 2017. Anar Patel tried her best for the ticket for Gujarat election but her luck wasn’t strong enough. Rakesh Shah and Suresh Patel got prestigious seats of Ahmadabad for BJP. They had repeated on Maninagar and Ellisbride seats respectively.
Tejashree Patel has got ticket from Viramgoan, he was with congress earlier. BJP leader Kaushik Patel was given Amit Shah’s Naranpurwas ticket and Suresh Patel was reinstated at Maninagar seat. For the first poll election eighty-nine seats of Saurashtra and South Gujarat region are allotted, while the remaining 93 seats would go for polls in the second phase.
— BJP (@BJP4India) November 27, 2017