BJP names ex-Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor for Gujarat bypolls
Thakor, who was elected on a Congress ticket in 2017 and resigned as MLA to join the BJP, will contest from Radhanpur, the seat he had won.
Former Congress Alpesh Thakor, Dhavalsinh Zala join BJP
On July 15, Gujarat Kshatriya Thakor Sena (GKTS) leader Amit Thakor announced that Alpesh and Zala will join the BJP.
Alpesh Thakor, Dhavalsinh Zala to join BJP soon, claims Thakor Sena
Alpesh was given an ultimatum by the Sena to choose either the Congress or the Thakor Sena. Alpesh and Zala quit the Congress in April 2019.
Wary of horse trading ahead of RS by-polls, Gujarat Cong to move 65 MLAs to Abu
The party termed the move as ‘precautionary’ and a result of ‘thwarting BJP's attempt of luring the MLAs for cross-voting.’
Congress wants disqualification of Alpesh Thakor as MLA; moves High Court
There are rumors of Thakor joining the BJP along with Congress’ Bayad MLA Dhavalsinh Zala.
'I have no plans to join BJP,' says Gujarat MLA Alpesh Thakor
Last month, along with Alpesh Thakor, MLA Dhavalsinh Thakor and MLA Bharatji Thakor also resigned from the Congress.
Rumours about Alpesh Thakor joining BJP gather pace
He won from the Radhanpur Assembly constituency on a Congress ticket in the 2017 elections.
Jolt to Gujarat Cong as MLA Bhupendra Khant disqualified
Gujarat Assembly Speaker Rajendra Trivedi told mediapersons on Friday that his office had received governor Om Orakash Kohli’s verdict.
Alpesh Thakor’s political future hinges on LS results
There was some buzz that he would join the BJP but that did not happen.
Cong’s OBC face in Gujarat Alpesh Thakor quits party
Thakor Sena is an outfit of the youth of the Thakor community in North Gujarat led by Mr Thakor.