SME Times is powered by   
Search News
Just in:   • Higher production costs in China an opportunity: Jaitley  • Gas price to be revised lower at $5.02 per unit  • Govt to invest $10 bn in chip manufacturing units  • US stocks continue downslide on Arab tensions  • Sensex up 136 points; capital goods stocks gain 
Last updated: 27 Sep, 2014  

Gujrat.9.Thmb.jpg Polling begins in Gujarat

Voter ID
   Top Stories
» Higher production costs in China an opportunity: Jaitley
» India needs to be energy independent to serve people's need: PM
» 29th India Carpet Expo kicks off in New Delhi
» 'Hannover Messe to focus on Make in India, Skill India'
» Draft Pesticides Bill to protect domestic industries: Minister
SME Times News Bureau | 13 Dec, 2012
Voting for the first phase of the assembly elections in Gujarat began Thursday at 8 a.m., officials said.

Polling will end at 5 p.m.

Voters in 87 of the 182 constituencies of the state assembly will exercise their franchise at 44,579 polling stations.

As many as 17,029 of these stations have been declared as critical.

Of an estimated 38 million voters, 19.9 million are male and 18.1 million are female.

There are a total of 846 candidates in the fray, including 46 women.

The Bharatiya Janata Party is fielding candidates in all 87 seats, the Congress is fielding 84 candidates, Gujarat Parivartan Party 83, and the Bahujan Samaj Party 79. There are 383 Independents, while others are 130.

The largest constituency by area is Abdasa (6,278 sq km), while the largest constituency by population is Kamrej (304,621 voters).

Maninagar in Ahmedabad, where incumbent Chief Minister Narendra Modi squares off against suspended officer Sanjiv Bhatt's wife, Shweta also goes to the polls in the first phase.
 
Print the Page Add to Favorite
 
Share this on :
 

Please comment on this story:
 
Subject :
Message:
(Maximum 1500 characters)  Characters left 1500
Your name:
 

 
  Customs Exchange Rates
Currency Import Export
US Dollar
62.80
61.80
UK Pound
96.70
94.55
Euro
71.90
70.15
Japanese Yen 52.90 51.70
As on 28 Mar, 2015
  Daily Poll
Do you agree that Jaitley's Union Budget 2015-16 has neglected the SME sector?
 Yes
 No
 Partially Agreed
  Commented Stories
» Starting an import export business: Basic guide for beginners(11)
» Mass awareness key to success of MSME programmes(8)
» Exports documentation gets easier(3)
» Now only 3 documents required for exports, imports(3)
» Capital ceiling to be raised to qualify as SME(2)
 
 
About Us  |   Advertise with Us  
  Useful Links  |   Terms and Conditions  |   Disclaimer  |   Contact Us  
Follow Us : Facebook Twitter