Ahead of the upcoming elections to native our bodies in Gujarat, the Congress on Tuesday launched a marketing campaign to achieve out to city voters of six municipal companies, that are at present dominated by the BJP.
Under the marketing campaign titled “Hello”, residents of Ahmedabad, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Rajkot, Surat and Vadodara can increase civic points by calling up a devoted quantity or sending messages on Whatsapp, social gathering leaders instructed reporters.
“This campaign is meant for the people living in six municipal corporation areas where the BJP has ruled for several terms but has failed to resolve basic civic issues.
We will listen to the problems and issues being faced by the residents of these six urban centre and take them forward,” mentioned Gujarat Congress unit president Amit Chavda.
Similar campaigns will probably be launched in rural and municipality areas in addition to in two different municipal companies in Gujarat, Mr Chavda mentioned.
Other leaders mentioned the suggestions acquired from residents throughout this drive will probably be used to draft the Congress’ manifesto for the native physique polls.
Under the marketing campaign, mini vans had been flagged off by senior leaders, together with Congress in-charge for Gujarat Rajeev Satav, Leader of the Opposition Paresh Dhanani and others.
Elections to 6 municipal companies, together with Ahmedabad, 55 municipalities, 31 district panchayats and 231 taluka pachayats had been speculated to be held in November, 2019, a month earlier than their five-year phrases got here to finish, however had been postponed by three months in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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