Rajkot (Gujarat) [India], Dec 9 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani visited temple, as first phase of Gujarat polls commenced today and dismissed any questions of challenge saying that BJP will stand victorious.
"People should come out in large numbers to vote. We are very confident, no question of any challenge," Vijay Rupani told the media here.
About 2.12 crore voters, comprising 1, 11,05,933 men and 1,01,25,472 women, are expected to exercise their franchise.
Abdasa assembly seat in Kachchh district is the largest constituency, which is spread over 6,278 sq km while Karanj assembly seat in Surat district is smallest constituency, which is spread over only 4 sq km.
The second phase will be held on December 14 for 93 assembly constituencies while counting of the votes will be done on December 18.