The BJP on October 05, 2021 retained Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation with a massive win. Out of total 44 seats in the GMC, the BJP won 41, the Congress two and AAP bagged one seat. Counting of votes was also held for three other municipalities – Okha and Bhanvad in Devbhumi-Dwarka district, and Thara municipality of Banaskantha district. As per the final figures released by the SEC after counting of votes, the BJP won 20 out of 24 seats in Thara, while the Congress got only four seats. The BJP retained Okha municipality by winning 34 out of 36 seats, while two seats went to the Congress.
Congratulating Gujarat BJP, PM Shri Narendra Modi said that the results of the local body polls reaffirm the deep-rooted bond between the people of Gujarat and BJP. He also expressed gratitude towards the people of Gujarat for repeatedly blessing the party.
BJP National President Shri Jagat Prakash Nadda thanked the people of Gujarat for the party’s victory in Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation (GMC) elections. He also congratulated Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel and Gujarat BJP President Shri CR Paatil along with party workers.
In his Twitter message Shri Nadda said, “The BJP has got a huge majority in the Gujarat local body elections and Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation elections. I thank the people of Gujarat for their continued support and blessings and congratulate Chief Minister @Bhupendrapbjp, state unit President @CRPaatil and party workers for the unprecedented victory”.
“I am sure that under the guidance of Modiji, the Gujarat government will continue to work like this for the welfare and development of the poor, backward and deprived sections of the state.”
Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah congratulating Gujrat BJP said, “Heartfelt gratitude to the people of Gujarat and congratulations to all the hardworking Karyakartas for giving a landslide victory to the BJP in the by-elections of Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation as well as other municipal corporations, district and taluka panchayat seats.
On this historic victory, I also Congratulate to CM Shri @Bhupendrapbjp, Gujrat BJP President Shri @CRPaatil and all Karyakartas of Gandhinagar and @BJP4Gujarat.”
Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel congratulated the party workers and said everyone should try their best to win all 182 seats in the next assembly polls in Gujarat.