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BJP Won due to Rigged EVMs: HardikIn apparently a case of sour grapes, Hardik Patel attributed the victory of BJP in Gujarat results to tampered EVMs. He told the media that rigged EVM complaints were prominent from Rajkot, Surat and Ahmedabad, the districts where the gap between the votes for BJP and Congress was less. He urged the fellow opposition parties to take the matter of rigged EVMs forward.He even went further to advocate the use of ballot papers for fighting elections. To support his argument, he further added that the countries like Germany, Japan and Israel use the same despite being highly advanced.2017-12-19 02:00:04 PM
Amit Shah Explained Lower Seat CountThe BJP has emerged victorious but the party could not achieve its grand target of 150 seats in Gujarat polls. The Gujarat results has revealed a 99 seat win for the party with Congress coming close second, winning 80 seats. Amit Shah has spoken on the issue and blamed Congress for it. He accused Congress of spreading hate on basis of casteism and and choosing a low level of discourse of politics of coming to power.He also dismissed the notion of moral victory for Congress.2017-12-19 12:48:05 PM
Modi Congratulates Public after Poll WinAfter winning the highly charged Gujarat polls, Modi congratulated the public and echoed the sentiment that 'Vikas' is the only agenda that party has thrived on. He even labeled the victory as historic. The saffron party which has won the assembly elections with 99 seats, will soon be starting its sixth term in Gujarat.Pointing to the opposition, especially Congress, Modi added that this was a lesson for all those who tried to divide the society on caste and other issues. He further added that the face of the politics had changed and spreading hatred would not go well down with the public.2017-12-19 11:11:31 AM
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