Ahmedabad: In a shot in the arm for BJP after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation move and ahead of Gujarat elections next year, the party swept local bodies elections by capturing 107 seats out of total 123 seats which went for polls in different parts of the state.
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani hailed the victory as people's endorsement of Modi's two recent steps – surgical strikes across the LoC and demonetisation.
BJP captured 107 out of total 123 seats which went for polls in different parts of the state.
Modi hails BJP’s performance in polls
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said BJP's performance in Parliamentary, Assembly and local polls across India over the past few days illustrates that people want all-round progress and will not tolerate corruption and misgovernance.
The number of seats won by the BJP