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asianage
PM Modi to campaign big in Gujarat from November 27the state again on November 29. The PM’s rallies are scheduled in such a way th
asianage / Posted 23 hours ago
the state again on November 29. The PM’s rallies are scheduled in such a way that they will cover the Kutch-Saurashtra and South Gujarat regions, that will go to the polls in the first phase on December 9. Other than the BJP’s star campaigner, Mr... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi to address eight rallies in two daysReuters Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address eight rallies on November 27
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Reuters Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address eight rallies on November 27 and 29 in different parts of Saurashtra and south Gujarat, where polling for the first phase will be held on December 9. On the morning of November 27, Mr. Modi will... Read more
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Business Standard India
BJP plans 'carpet bombing' of its leaders in poll-bound GujaratBhupendra Yadav said. The PM is scheduled to address eight rallies in the stat
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Bhupendra Yadav said. The PM is scheduled to address eight rallies in the state from November 27 to 29 in Saurashtra and south Gujarat. In addition to the PM's rallies, top BJP leaders, chief ministers of BJP ruled states and cabinet ministers... Read more
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The Hindu
Congress must turn a sultan of swingleast 27 of the 53 seats; in central Gujarat, it required a swing of 10 percent
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
least 27 of the 53 seats; in central Gujarat, it required a swing of 10 percentage points to win 20 of the 40 seats and in south Gujarat, it needed a whopping 14.5 percentage point swing to win at least 18 of the 35 seats. Thus, the Congress needs... Read more
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The Hindu
Surat: Epicentre of quota stirSurat has been the epicentre of the Patidar quota agitation in south Gujarat an
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Surat has been the epicentre of the Patidar quota agitation in south Gujarat and its impact can be seen in the way parties have given ticket to the community members. In 2012, the Congress and the BJP fielded 48 Patel candidates. In 2017, this has... Read more
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The Hindu
Polishing the rough edges in diamond land9. The Congress’s comeback bid in Gujarat hinges on how well it can breach the
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
9. The Congress’s comeback bid in Gujarat hinges on how well it can breach the BJP strongholds of Surat and the rest of south Gujarat. In the 2012 Assembly elections, the BJP won all 12 seats in Surat and 28 in the region. The Congress presence... Read more
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Business Standard India
For first phase of Gujarat polls, both BJP and Congress play caste cardstickets to 27 Patidar candidates. The two-phased polls in Gujarat will be held
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
tickets to 27 Patidar candidates. The two-phased polls in Gujarat will be held for 89 seats in the Saurashtra-Kutch and South Gujarat regions on December 9 and 93 seats in Central and North Gujarat regions on 14, respectively. Counting for... Read more
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dna
The blow hot, blow cold ploy: It was in utter helplessness that Sena joined BJP govt in Maharashtra, and Centrethe aftermath of demonetisation and GST on the trader community of Gujarat. Whi
dna / Posted 3 days ago
the aftermath of demonetisation and GST on the trader community of Gujarat. While there is merit in the claim that south Gujarat has a sizeable number of Marathi voters, Uddhav Thackeray is predominantly targeting its partner in government... Read more
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The Hindu
Cong.-PAAS pact in jeopardyto be made public. Tuesday is the last day for filing of nominations in 89 cons
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
to be made public. Tuesday is the last day for filing of nominations in 89 constituencies falling in Saurashtra & Kutch and South Gujarat, two regions going to the polls in the first phase on December 9.Hopes belied According to insiders, the PAAS... Read more
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The Hindu
Gujarat elections: Congress releases first list of 77 candidates77 candidates for next month’s Gujarat Assembly polls. The list was released f
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
77 candidates for next month’s Gujarat Assembly polls. The list was released for Assembly constituencies of Saurashtra and South Gujarat, which would go in the first phase of polling on December 9. Total 89 seats will see voting in the first phase... Read more
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dna
BJP repeats 51 sitting MLAs in first list of 70, 5 are ex-Congress leadersHealth minister Shankar Chaudhary (Vav), among others. The list names candidat
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Health minister Shankar Chaudhary (Vav), among others. The list names candidates for 42 seats in Saurashtra, Kutch and south Gujarat, which go to the polls in the first phase on December 9, and 28 seats of central and north Gujarat, where... Read more
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Business Standard India
BJP springs no surprises in first list for Gujarat pollsseveral meetings within the party. The two-phased polls in Gujarat will be hel
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
several meetings within the party. The two-phased polls in Gujarat will be held for 89 seats in the Saurashtra-Kutch and South Gujarat regions on December 9 and for 93 seats in Central and North Gujarat regions on 14, respectively. Counting for... Read more
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The Hindu
Gujarat Assembly polls: BJP, Cong. candidate list this weekthe BJP and the Congress are set to announce this week their candidates for the
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
the BJP and the Congress are set to announce this week their candidates for the 89 constituencies in the Saurashtra and south Gujarat regions. The voting for this phase will be held on December 9. November 21 is the last day for filing of... Read more
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The Hindu
Game on in Gujaratat the moment, however, is on the Adivasi front. Adivasis, who are concentrated
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
at the moment, however, is on the Adivasi front. Adivasis, who are concentrated in several districts across central and south Gujarat, seem to be deserting the party. This is significant as even during the wave election of 2014 when the Congress... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP blitz: Modi to take charge of Gujarat campaignthe ambitious Delhi-Mumbai bullet train project, completion of the Narmada dam
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
the ambitious Delhi-Mumbai bullet train project, completion of the Narmada dam and inauguration of a ferry service linking south Gujarat and the Saurashtra region via sea route. In addition to Mr. Modi, as many as 30 Union Ministers will be... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Surat traders heave sigh of relief, hail GST Council movescity of the world in a study conducted by the City Mayors Foundation, an intern
Central Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
city of the world in a study conducted by the City Mayors Foundation, an international think tank on urban affairs. This south Gujarat district, situated on the banks of Tapti River, has 18 assembly constituencies, including five reserved... Read more
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dna
Centre may have made slab changes to GST, but structural change is needed: Rahul Gandhiseats in the region in 2012 polls, more than 15 won by BJP. Gandhi had visited
dna / Posted 13 days ago
seats in the region in 2012 polls, more than 15 won by BJP. Gandhi had visited Saurashtra for four days, and central and south Gujarat for three days each. He had visited flood-hit areas of Banaskantha in the first week of August, and attended... Read more
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The Hindu
A reality check on GujaratCastes, and the Sangh Parivar outfits had successfully wooed large sections of
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
Castes, and the Sangh Parivar outfits had successfully wooed large sections of the Scheduled Tribes in areas like Dangs in South Gujarat. This is why it seems doubtful that Mr. Thakor and Mr. Mevani alone can make a remarkable difference for the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat polls: Hardik, Mevani term ‘forced’ police protection as surveillance tactic by BJPhad held talks with Gandhi in Navsari on November 3, while the Congress leader
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
had held talks with Gandhi in Navsari on November 3, while the Congress leader was undertaking the three-day Navsarjan Yatra in south Gujarat. He predicted the defeat of the `janvidrohi’ (anti-people) BJP government in the state soon af... Read more
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dna
Gujarat Elections 2017: Amit Shah meets party workers, Cong likely to take call on Patel reservation on Mondaypolls, held meetings with the BJP workers of Valsad, Navsari and Dang districts
dna / Posted 19 days ago
polls, held meetings with the BJP workers of Valsad, Navsari and Dang districts at the Tata Hall in Navsari town of south Gujarat in the morning. In the afternoon, the BJP president guided the party workers and leaders of the... Read more
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asianage
Cong mocking Gujarat development, spreading 'poison of casteism', says Arun Jaitleyand they had not wavered from that path despite many distractions. Asked about
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
and they had not wavered from that path despite many distractions. Asked about Gandhi making fun of GST during his campaign tour in south Gujarat, Jaitley said, "I firmly believe he has no understanding of this subject, he has not... Read more
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The Hindu
Arun Jaitley, Amit Shah slam Rahul’s remarks on GST and ‘Gujarat model’Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley dismissing Mr. Gandhi’s remarks that he mad
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley dismissing Mr. Gandhi’s remarks that he made during his three-day Navsarjan Yatra in South Gujarat that ended on Friday. “I believe he has no understanding of GST and he has not studied the subject. All... Read more
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The Hindu
Jignesh Mevani meets Rahul Gandhi in Gujaratafter the meeting. Both leaders had a half-an-hour long closed-door meeting at
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
after the meeting. Both leaders had a half-an-hour long closed-door meeting at a farmhouse on the outskirts of Navsari in South Gujarat where the Congress leader is on campaign tour leading the Congress party’s Navsarjan Yatra. Mr. Mevani, a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rahul reaches out to Patidars and traders at Surat rallyEnding the south Gujarat leg of his Navsarjan Yatra, Congress vice-president Ra
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 days ago
Ending the south Gujarat leg of his Navsarjan Yatra, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday addressed a public meeting in Surat, during which he reached out to the Patidars and traders of the famous diamond and textile hub. The meeting was... Read more
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dna
More power to Congress? Gujarat Dalit leader meets Rahul Gandhi, pledges to defeat BJPMevani, who gained political prominence after the last year's Una flogging inci
dna / Posted 21 days ago
Mevani, who gained political prominence after the last year's Una flogging incident, met the Congress Vice President in south Gujarat on Friday. Though he joined Gandhi scion's Navsarjan Yatra in Navsari, Mevani maintained that he is not... Read more
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The Hindu
We are on the side of truthof spreading falsehood in the name of development. Campaigning on the last day
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
of spreading falsehood in the name of development. Campaigning on the last day of his three-day Navsarjan Yatra in south Gujarat, Mr. Gandhi asserted that despite the hype and falsehood of the BJP, the Congress would win the Assembly polls... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Modi seeks end of Congress “mafia rule” in Himachalway for creation of more such institutes in India. Mr Gandhi, who resumed the
Central Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
way for creation of more such institutes in India. Mr Gandhi, who resumed the third leg of his Navsarjan Gujarat Yatra in South Gujarat Thursday evening after a break to visit Raebareli in the wake of the NTPC boiler explosion incident, during his... Read more
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The Hindu
Shah’s Gujarat campaign from Nov. 4 to 9kick-start the poll campaign in Kutch and travel in Morbi and Surendranagar, th
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
kick-start the poll campaign in Kutch and travel in Morbi and Surendranagar, the tribal-dominated areas in the central and South Gujarat. “National President Amit Shah will tour various parts of the State from November 4 to 9 in the State,” a... Read more
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The Hindu
Shah’s Guj. campaign from Nov. 4 to 9kick-start the poll campaign in Kutch and travel in Morbi and Surendranagar, th
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
kick-start the poll campaign in Kutch and travel in Morbi and Surendranagar, the tribal-dominated areas in the central and South Gujarat. “National President Amit Shah will tour various parts of the State from November 4 to 9 in the State,” a... Read more
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dna
Note ban, GST ruined ease of doing business in India: Rahul Gandhi trashes World Bank reportcountry does not require a certificate from a "foreign institution". On the fi
dna / Posted 23 days ago
country does not require a certificate from a "foreign institution". On the first day of his three-day campaign tour of south Gujarat, Gandhi stepped up his attack on the Centre and the state's BJP government targeting them over a host of... Read more
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New Kerala
World Bank report an answer to Congress: Jitendra Singh - newkerala news #284947elections. He made this comment when he was asked about Congress Vice Presiden
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
elections. He made this comment when he was asked about Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's three-day campaigning in South Gujarat, which kicked off on Wednesday. "Every political party has a right to campaign during elections. But, people... Read more
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dna
'Gujarat chunaav ke din BJP ko current lagne wala hai': Rahul Gandhi mocks ease of doing business, targets PM ModiCongress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday kicked off his three-day tour
dna / Posted 23 days ago
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday kicked off his three-day tour of south Gujarat targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and mocked ease of doing business saying, BJP is going to get a jolt on election day. Rahul made the comment... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
No room for politics in national security: Ahmed Patel tells RajnathIS operatives in Gujarat. “I wish to bring to your notice the recent reports o
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 26 days ago
IS operatives in Gujarat. “I wish to bring to your notice the recent reports of arrest of IS (Islamic State) operatives in South Gujarat... Matters of national security cannot be a prisoner of politics and neither should be reduced to baselessly... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gujarat election 2017 date declared: How Modi used delay to keep BJP aheadthe first phase of the Rs 615 crore ‘roll-on-roll-off’ (Ro-Ro) ferry service be
Business Standard India / Posted 30 days ago
the first phase of the Rs 615 crore ‘roll-on-roll-off’ (Ro-Ro) ferry service between Ghogha in Saurashtra and Dahej in south Gujarat. "This is the first of its kind project not only in India but also in South-East Asia," Modi said. This will... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Allegations, defections galore: All that happened in Gujarat politics in a weeka Rs 650-crore roll on-roll off (Ro-Ro) ferry service that reduces travel time
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 1 months ago
a Rs 650-crore roll on-roll off (Ro-Ro) ferry service that reduces travel time by six hours between Saurashtra and South Gujarat in the election-bound state. Modi govt is ‘a government of excuses’: Congress The Congress on Sunday dubbed... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Modi inaugurates first phase of ‘Ro-Ro’ ferry service(Ro-Ro) ferry service between Ghogha in Bhavnagar district of Saurashtra region
Central Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
(Ro-Ro) ferry service between Ghogha in Bhavnagar district of Saurashtra region and Dahej in Bharuch district of South Gujarat. The ferry service, which will reduce the distance between the two towns from 310 kilometres by road to 30... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi interacts with differently-abled children onboard a Ro-Ro ferrythe first phase of the ₹615 crore ‘roll-on-roll-off’ (Ro-Ro) ferry service betw
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
the first phase of the ₹615 crore ‘roll-on-roll-off’ (Ro-Ro) ferry service between Ghogha in Saurashtra and Dahej in south Gujarat. The Prime Minister was on a visit to his native State. It is Mr. Modi’s third visit to the poll-bound Gujarat... Read more
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Business Standard India
Modi burnishes reforms record, defends GST in Gujarat: Top 10 developmentsminister. 7) While launching his "dream project", the roll-on roll-off (ro-ro)
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
minister. 7) While launching his "dream project", the roll-on roll-off (ro-ro) ferry service connecting Saurashtra with south Gujarat, Modi blamed the previous UPA government for delaying the venture by creating hurdles in the name of... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi greeted with thunderous applause, cheering during Vadodara roadshow - newkerala news #282477Roll-off ferry service here. With the opening of this Rs. 615-crore ferry servi
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Roll-off ferry service here. With the opening of this Rs. 615-crore ferry service, the distance between Saurastra and South Gujarat regions will be less than an hour via-sea route. The 14th legislative assembly election in Gujarat is to be... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi to inaugurate Phase 1 of RO RO ferry service between Ghogha, Dahej - newkerala news #282362he will address a gathering at Dahej. The seven to eight hours of travel time
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
he will address a gathering at Dahej. The seven to eight hours of travel time between Ghogha in Saurashtra, and Dahej in South Gujarat will reduce to one hour after the ferry service begins. At the public meeting there, the prime minister will... Read more
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New Kerala
Faced hostility of Centre in 2012: PM Modi on his stint as Gujarat CM - newkerala news #282441Roll-off ferry service here. With the opening of this Rs. 615-crore ferry servi
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Roll-off ferry service here. With the opening of this Rs. 615-crore ferry service, the distance between Saurastra and South Gujarat regions will be less than an hour via-sea route. This passenger movement service will reduce the distance... Read more
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asianage
Wooing Gujarat, PM says economy on track, more reforms aheadThe first phase of the project connects Ghogha of Bhavnagar district in Saurash
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
The first phase of the project connects Ghogha of Bhavnagar district in Saurashtra region to Dahej of Bharuch district in south Gujarat. The PM said the project will be extended up to Hazira in Surat district, and similar projects will also be... Read more
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New Kerala
Ports are for prosperity: PM Modi in Gujarat - newkerala news #282456created," the prime minister asserted. The seven to eight hours of travel time
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
created," the prime minister asserted. The seven to eight hours of travel time between Ghogha in Saurashtra, and Dahej in South Gujarat will now be reduced to one hour after the ferry service has become operational. From Bhavnagar district's... Read more
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Gulf News
In poll-bound Gujarat, Modi opens Rs6.5b ferry servicebillion (Dh366 million) roll on-roll off (Ro-Ro) ferry service that reduces tra
Gulf News / Posted 1 months ago
billion (Dh366 million) roll on-roll off (Ro-Ro) ferry service that reduces travel time by six hours between Saurashtra and South Gujarat in the election-bound state.Addressing a gathering here after the inauguration, Modi slammed the Congress,... Read more
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dna
No one has the right to raise fingers at EC: PM Modi hits out at oppositionModi on Sunday inaugurated the first phase of the roll-on roll-off (ro-ro) ferr
dna / Posted 1 months ago
Modi on Sunday inaugurated the first phase of the roll-on roll-off (ro-ro) ferry service connecting Saurashtra with south Gujarat, amid a political row over the delay in announcement of poll dates for the state. In a rally in Vadodara, PM... Read more
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asianage
Modi blames UPA for delay in Guj ferry project; PM in 'panic mode', Cong hits backModi inaugurated the first phase of the roll-on roll-off (ro-ro) ferry service
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
Modi inaugurated the first phase of the roll-on roll-off (ro-ro) ferry service connecting Saurashtra with south Gujarat, amid a political row over the delay in announcement of poll dates for the state. While launching his "dream... Read more
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Business Standard India
Faced UPA govt's hostility when I was CM; stalled Gujarat's developmentRoll-off ferry service here. With the opening of this Rs. 615-crore ferry servi
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
Roll-off ferry service here. With the opening of this Rs. 615-crore ferry service, the distance between Saurastra and South Gujarat regions will be less than an hour via-sea route. This passenger movement service will reduce the distance... Read more
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New Kerala
PM to inaugurate Phase 1 of RO RO ferry service between Ghogha and Dahej tomorrow - newkerala news #282238Modi will address a gathering at Dahej. The seven to eight hours of travel tim
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Modi will address a gathering at Dahej. The seven to eight hours of travel time between Ghogha in Saurashtra, and Dahej in South Gujarat, will reduce to one hour after the ferry service begins. At the public meeting there, the Prime Minister will... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
PM Modi takes veiled dig at Congress for ‘stalling Gujarat’s growth’, launches Ro-Ro ferry servicethe first phase of the Rs 615 crore ‘roll- on-roll-off’ (ro-ro) ferry service b
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 1 months ago
the first phase of the Rs 615 crore ‘roll- on-roll-off’ (ro-ro) ferry service between Ghogha in Saurashtra and Dahej in south Gujarat. The roll-on, roll-off (Ro-Ro) ferry service across the Gulf of Khambhat will connect Ghogha in Bhavnagar with... Read more
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Business Standard India
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Ghogha-Dahej Ro-Ro ferry service in Gujaratthe first phase of the Rs 615 crore 'roll- on-roll-off' (ro-ro) ferry service b
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
the first phase of the Rs 615 crore 'roll- on-roll-off' (ro-ro) ferry service between Ghogha in Saurashtra and Dahej in south Gujarat. He launched the first phase at a rally here in the presence of Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Deputy Chief... Read more
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