Following the announcement, the erstwhile chief minister Rupani informed reporters, “Bhupendra Patel is succesful. We imagine BJP will win the upcoming elections within the state below his management.”
Then again, the Opposition has accused the BJP of operating a “distant managed” authorities in Gujarat.
Chatting with The Indian Express, Paresh Dhanani, chief of opposition from Congress within the Gujarat Vidhan Sabha, mentioned, “I imagine that government in Gujarat will be remote-controlled like before and solely the facility centre has shifted. Now the distant is with Anandiben Patel after it was taken from the fingers of Amit Shah.”
The choice was taken in a celebration assembly on the BJP headquarters in Gandhinagar, attended by the likes of Union ministers Mansukh Mandaviya, Pralhad Joshi and Narendra Singh Tomar, in addition to deputy CM Nitin Patel.
“There was a unanimous election, an excellent determination,” Joshi remarked upon Patel’s appointment because the BJP legislature occasion chief.
‘Gujarat to develop below PM Modi, Patel’s management’, says BJP
Congratulating Patel, a number of Union ministers acknowledged that below the steerage of PM Modi, the Patidar chief will form Gujarat’s improvement.
Shah tweeted in Hindi, “I imagine that below the steerage of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and your management, the state’s improvement journey will get new vitality and momentum, and Gujarat will proceed to be a pacesetter in good governance and public welfare.”
मुझे विश्वास है कि @narendramodi जी के मार्गदर्शन व आपके नेतृत्व में प्रदेश की अनवरत विकास यात्रा को नई ऊर्जा व गति मिलेगी और गुजरात सुशासन व जनकल्याण में निरंतर अग्रणी बना रहेगा।
— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) September 12, 2021
Equally, Union ministers Nitin Gadkari and Bhupendra Yadav, too, prolonged their needs to Patel.
भारतीय जनता पार्टी के नेता श्री @Bhupendrapbjp जी को गुजरात के नए मुख्यमंत्री चुने जाने पर शुभकामनाएं। प्रधानमंत्री श्री @narendramodi जी के मार्गदर्शन और श्री भूपेंद्र पटेल जी के नेतृत्व में गुजरात के विकास की गति में और तेजी आएगी।
— Nitin Gadkari (@nitin_gadkari) September 12, 2021
I congratulate Shri @Bhupendrapbjp ji for being chosen to steer Gujarat. I’m positive Bhupendra Patel ji will be capable to give form to PM Shri @NarendraModi ji’s imaginative and prescient of continued improvement and progress for Gujarat.
— Bhupender Yadav (@byadavbjp) September 12, 2021
Rajya Sabha MP and BJP chief Subramanian Swamy expressed confidence that BJP will come again to energy within the Meeting elections set to be held subsequent 12 months. “It is extremely good that Bhupendra Patel has been chosen to be the brand new Gujarat CM. Now BJP coming again to energy in Gujarat is definite,” he tweeted.
Chief of Opposition in West Bengal and Nandigram MLA, Suvendu Adhikari and BJP’s nationwide common secretary BL Santosh too congratulated Patel. “Hope that Gujarat retains progressing as one probably the most developed State of India, below your in a position management,” Adhikari mentioned.
Many congratulations to Shri Bhupendra Patel ji for being elected on the legislative occasion assembly to be the subsequent Chief Minister of Gujarat. Want you all the most effective & hope that Gujarat retains progressing as one probably the most developed State of India, below your in a position management. https://t.co/5CnIsU6b1z
— Suvendu Adhikari • শুভেন্দু অধিকারী (@SuvenduWB) September 12, 2021
‘Given distant management to Anandiben’, says Congress
Stating that Patel was chosen to woo the Patidar group forward of the 2022 elections, Dhanani mentioned, “The BJP has made Gujarat hole from inside via years of misrule. Now they’re depending on communalism and casteism to maintain their political energy.”
“If there was even 1 per cent likelihood that the BJP authorities in Gujarat may have been saved, Amit Shah would have by no means given up his likelihood. They know that they’re going to lose and that’s why the distant has been given to Anandiben,” he added.
An MLA from Ghatlodiya meeting, Patel belongs to the Kadva sub-caste of Patidar group. The seat he holds was represented by Anandiben Patel earlier than she was appointed Governor.