With elections to native our bodies in Gujarat only a month away, the Asaduddin Owaisi-led AIMIM on Saturday introduced its foray into the state politics with an goal to offer an “efficient various” to the ruling BJP and opposition Congress. The All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen’s (AIMIM) will contest the upcoming Ahmedabad Municipal Company elections in at the least 15 wards, and in alliance with the Bharatiya Tribal Occasion (BTP) in Bharuch on a seat-sharing foundation, the get together leaders stated.
Asaduddin Owaisi is prone to deal with rallies in Ahmedabad and Bharuch forward of polling, they stated. On Saturday, Gujarat unit president Sabir Kabuliwala and state basic secretary Hamid Bhatti launched the get together’s membership drive within the presence of a gaggle of supporters.
They stated the AIMIM will show to be an “efficient various to the ruling BJP and opposition Congress in Gujarat”. The Owaisi-led get together just lately introduced to contest the native physique polls in alliance with the BTP, which had snapped its ties with the Congress over variations in Rajasthan district panchayat polls.
“The incumbent BJP authorities has severely uncared for the event of Muslims, dalits, tribals, poor and backward areas, on account of which numerous individuals nonetheless stays disadvantaged of fundamental facilities,” stated Kabuliwala, a former MLA of Congress. He alleged that the Congress had did not uplift the weaker sections of the society when it was in energy in energy.
“The Congress has additionally failed to boost problems with the widespread individuals regardless of being in opposition,” Kabuliwala alleged. Given the present state of affairs, the individuals of Gujarat want a robust management and a substitute for make sure the welfare of all lessons with none discrimination, he stated.
“I’m assured that beneath Asaduddin Owaisi’s management, we are going to carry out nicely in Gujarat,” Kabuliwala added. AIMIM secretary basic Hamidbhai Bhatti stated the get together has launched a membership drive and can announce the get together construction within the state after the native elections.
“At current, our focus is on the upcoming elections in Ahmedabad and Bharuch. Private interviews have been organized with aspirants who need to contest on behalf of our get together after seeing their bio information. We’ll go to the individuals with a dedication to resolving native points,” he stated. The Aam Aadmi Occasion (AAP) had additionally stated that it’s going to contest on all of the seats within the elections to native our bodies in Gujarat, “to offer a substitute for each the BJP and Congress”.
Elections to 6 municipal firms in Gujarat will happen on February 21 and to 81 municipalities, 31 district panchayats and 231 taluka panchayats on February 28, state election fee introduced earlier within the day. Counting of votes for the six municipal firms will happen on February 23, and for the 81 municipalities, 31 district panchayats and 231 taluka panchayats on March 2.
The six municipal firms to go to polls are Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot, Jamnagar and Bhavnagar..