Gujarat Elections Updates 2022: Even before the start of Gujarat Assembly polling, Viramgam's BJP candidate Hardik Patel has claimed his victory. He said that we are sure that the result will be very good. In this election also we will win by a huge margin. The new government is being formed on the work done by the government of Gujarat. There has not been a single riot in the last 20 years because people know that BJP is a working party.
He further said, "The Congress has worked against the pride and pride of Gujarat. This is the reason why people are going away from Congress. Leaders who do not have vision cannot take the country forward. Everything will be decided when the result comes. We are winning 135 to 145 seats. Government is about to be formed.
In 2015, Hardik Patel emerged prominently while leading the Patidar movement for reservation. He led the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) as part of the movement and was also a member of the Sardar Patel Group (SPG), a community social group in Gujarat.
Hardik Patel had joined the Congress in 2019 itself, shortly before the Lok Sabha elections. He was made the working president of Gujarat Congress in July 2020. Hardik Patel resigned from the Congress in May 2022 after removing the party's name and symbol from his Twitter bio. He complained of being sidelined by the Congress and its top leaders in Gujarat.
A few days after leaving the Congress, Hardik Patel joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He was formally inducted into the party before the Gujarat Assembly elections .