Rupani was speaking at an event organised in Rupani was speaking at an event organised in Gandhinagar to felicitate 44 teachers on the occasion of the Teachers’ Day.
Addressing the US-India Strategic Partnership Forum through video conferencing, Rupani said Gujarat’s ’sister state’ agreements with New Jersey and Delaware announced a new era of enhanced and increased collaboration between ”our two countries.”
AMNS acquired Essar Steel by paying Rs 50,000 crore in December 2019 following an order by the Supreme Court.
Dismissing speculations being made on social media platforms about the lockdown, the chief minister urged people not to get carried away by such "unfounded rumours".
FM Nirmala Sitharaman had also replied to Guha's earlier tweet quoting British writer Philip Spratt's comment in 1939 that Gujarat was economically strong but "culturally backward".
The package seeks to cover a vast section of people and businesses in Gujarat, one of the most industrialised states which has reported more than 18,500 COVID-19 cases so far.
Congress MLA Imran Khedawala tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday evening, said Deputy Municipal Commissioner Om Prakash Machra.
The announcement was made by Ashwani Kumar, secretary to Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. Earlier, a similar compensation package was announced for police personnel.
PM Modi and Trump are scheduled to address "Namaste Trump" event at the newly-built cricket stadium in Motera area in the city on February 24, which is likely to be attended by more than 1.10 lakh people.
According to the Sardardham management, the statue installed at the complex is now the second tallest of Patel after the Statue of Unity.
In his New Year message to youths of Gujarat, Rupani slammed the Congress over the issue of unemployment and transparency, alleging that the opposition party was creating confusion among people for "political gains".
Farmers in Gujarat witnessed damage to their crops due to excess rains that lashed the state even after the monsoon season officially ended.
Addressing a poll rally at Radhanpur in Patan district, Rupani also accused the opposition Congress of turning a blind eye to illegal immigrants.
During the press meet, Rupani, along with state energy minister Saurabh Patel, announced a major change in the solar policy for MSME units which would bring down the cost of electricity for such units.
The National Rail and Transportation Institute (NRTI), popularly known as the Railway university, is one of the pet projects of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
"The recent years for Gujarat have been rainfall deficient and therefore, we have taken stringent measures to mitigate the effects of scanty rainfall," he said in his speech at the NITI Aayog Governing Council meeting here
Rupani held a review meeting on water scarcity situation with senior officials of Water Resources department.
"While this is not going to happen, but when the results (of the general election) are announced on May 23 and (if) the Congress wins by mistake, then Diwali will be celebrated in Pakistan because they (Congress) are all associated with it," Rupani said in Mehsana at the launch of the Bharatiya Janata Party's 'vijay sankalp' rally.
Addressing a function at Mahatma Mandir here, Rupani said a total of 1,737 projects are either under implementation stage, or inaugurated or have seen foundation stone laying ceremonies.
Gandhi had on Sunday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, claiming that "cynical" sponsors of the investor summit no longer wanted to be associated with an event presided over by him.
Gujarat is a "land of opportunity" which gives employment to people from across the country and people from Amethi in Uttar Pradesh are no exception, he said.
As many as 5,538 projects related to the education sector were launched by Rupani from Gandhinagar, said a government release.
While Rupani came down to the capital of Odisha to address a press conference on the Rafale fighter aircraft deal in the aftermath of the Supreme Court judgment, Patnaik flew out to Gujarat the same day to attend a festival of Odia migrant labourers in Surat.
Addressing a press conference here, Rupani said Gandhi made the issue concerning national security a tool to grind the Narendra Modi government.
The National Rail and Transportation Institute (NRTI) in Vadodara, Gujarat opened its doors to the first batch of 103 students from 20 states in two fully-residential undergraduate courses in September this year.