Morbi Assembly Election 2022: Will Bridge Collapse Tragedy Dictate BJP’s Fate?
Morbi assembly seat is part of the Kachchh Lok Sabha constituency, which has been with the BJP since 1996. Morbi is part of the first phase of Gujarat polls on December 1
The collapse of a suspension bridge on the Machchhu river on October 30, that killed over 130 people, has put the spotlight on the Morbi assembly seat
Morbi Bridge Collapse Tragedy
The tragedy happened just days after it was opened following renovation by Gujarat-based Oreva Group
Morbi Bridge Collapse
PM Modi visited Morbi just two days after the bridge collapse. He had announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh each for the victims’ families
PM Modi In Morbi
BJP has held the Morbi assembly constituency since 1995 except for a brief period (2017-2020)
Morbi: A BJP Stronghold
In the last two decades, Congress has won this seat only once, and that too lasted only for three years
Congress’ History of Losses In Morbi
It will be a triangular contest in Morbi with AAP joining the closely-watched assembly seat.
- BJP: Kantilal Amrutiya
- Congress: Jayantilal J Patel
- AAP: Pankaj Ransariya
Morbi Assembly Election 2022: Candidates
All eyes are on the BJP to see whether it can pull off yet another victory in its bastion
Will Morbi Remain A
Gujarat Assembly Election 2022 Phase 1: Five Key Contests
Story by: Saurabh Sharma
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