Former Congress MLA Manilal Vaghela joined the BJP at a perform in Vadgam city of Banaskantha district at an occasion attended by Gujarat BJPchief CR Paatil.
AHMEDABAD: Former Congress MLA Manilal Vaghela, who give up the occasion in 2021, joined the Bharatiya Janata Celebration on Sunday. He’s more likely to be fielded in opposition to Congress-backed impartial MLA Jignesh Mevani within the Gujarat meeting in December 2022.
Vaghela joined the BJP at a perform in Vadgam city of Banaskantha district within the presence of state occasion chief CR Paatil.
Vaghela gained the 2012 election on Congress’s ticket from Vadgam seat. Within the 2017 Meeting elections, the Congress, nevertheless, determined to assist impartial candidate and Dalit chief Mevani from Vadgam and didn’t subject a candidate.
Mevani gained the Vadgam seat by defeating the rival BJP chief by a margin of about 20,000 votes. The seat is reserved for scheduled caste candidates.
Mevani was arrested just a few days in the past by the Assam Police from Palanpur city in Gujarat over a tweet. He’s presently in judicial custody.
Vaghela, who felt sidelined by the Congress, resigned from the occasion in November final yr.
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