Five-time Gujarat Congress MLA Quits Party, Becomes BJP Minister within Hours

Updated:  Jul 05, 2018, 12:00 PM

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 MLA Gujarat

In its offer to reinforce the gathering's situation in front of the 2019 Lok Sabha races, Bharatiya Janata Party has not just prevailed upon senior Congress pioneer Kunvarji Bavaliya, however has additionally given him a pastoral billet in the Vijay Rupani bureau.

After his against party remarks over the previous month, Bavaliya surrendered as a Congress MLA from Jasdan and afterward turned up at the state BJP base camp to join the party.

That it was a pre-arranged activity and coordinated to harmonize with the arrival of Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Tuesday from his Israel trip was obvious.

Bavaliya took promise as a priest in the legislature inside a couple of long stretches of joining the BJP.

An office on the main floor of Swarnim Sankool – I, the pastor's square in Gandhinagar, was additionally kept prepared for him to involve. So quick was Kunvarji Bavaliya's switch over that he was a senior Congress pioneer and MLA on Tuesday morning and a clergyman in the BJP government by evening.

For BJP, the sole reason for poaching Bavaliya has all the earmarks of being the 2019 Lok Sabha decision.

Bavaliya, a five-time MLA and one-time MP, is a strongman of the OBC people group and has a place with the Koli Patel rank.

He has a place with the Saurashtra district where the BJP lost a noteworthy number of seats in the 2017 get together race. What's more, Bavaliya is likewise director of the vast umbrella association of the Koli people group.

Not long after the Gujarat gathering race comes about were out, Bavaliya had campaigned hard for the post of Leader of Opposition, however keeping in accordance with party boss Rahul Gandhi's designs of implanting youthful pioneers in the association, Paresh Dhanani was given the post rather than senior Congress pioneer Bavaliya.

Minutes in the wake of wrapping a BJP scarf around Bavaliya's shoulder, state BJP President Jitu Vaghani stated, "Kunvarji Bavaliya will take promise as a clergyman later in the day. This is the start of BJP's objective to hold every one of the 26 Lok Sabha situates in Gujarat in the 2019 decisions. The Congress is left with no powerful authority and that is the motivation behind why senior pioneers like Bavaliya are joining the gathering."

GPCC President Amit Chavda stated, "It is miserable and deplorable that a pioneer like Kunvarji Bavaliya quit the Congress only for a clerical compartment in the BJP government. He was chosen five times as a MLA on a Congress ticket. He turned into a MP on a Congress ticket and his sister and girl were additionally given tickets. We regarded him as the substance of the Baxi Panch in Gujarat. The Baxi Panch Samaj and individuals of Saurashtra will request an answer from him."

Chavda included that after he straightforwardly circulated his disgruntlement a fortnight prior, Congress President Rahul Gandhi had additionally met Bavaliya.

"He talked one thing amid our gatherings and precisely the inverse while addressing the media. I trust talks amongst Bavaliya and the BJP have been continuing for quite a while. It was apparent from the announcements he had been making in the media as of late," Chavda said.

Paresh Dhanani included that there is no huge scale disgruntlement in the Congress party.

"BJP is putting forth presents on Congress pioneers to switch over, yet this technique won't work for the gathering," he said.

In any case, youthful pioneers like Alpesh Thakore, who have picked up conspicuousness in the state authoritative set up, stated, "Tragically that a senior pioneer like Bavaliya has stopped and joined the BJP. The gathering should work out a system by which the both senior and youth pioneers get satisfactory portrayal."


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