What will the future of Congress Stalwart Ahmed Patel. Ex senior congress leader Shankarsinh Vaghela announced that he didn’t vote for Ahmed Patel. This is now difficult for congress man to reach rajya sabha.
For winning a seat from Gujarat Congress need 45 votes where as they are having 44 MLA locked in.
The BJP has nominated party president Amit Shah, Textiles Minister Smriti Irani and Congress turncoat Balwantsinh Rajput for the three seats. On its part, the Congress wants to see Ahmed Patel, political secretary to Sonia Gandhi, get re-elected from Gujarat.