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Lunch with BS: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani, colleagues' envy, boss' pride

Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani tells the author why 2018 Gujarat Assembly polls would be a cakewalk for BJP

Aditi Phadnis 

If one were to be scrupulously honest, the encounter with Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani is over a glass of water. Possibly due to a gap in communication, he disappears for lunch with party and ministerial colleagues and BS has lunch with his assistant. The lunch is tasty, very Gujarati, and interesting for the insights it gives into the CM’s personality.   Chatting with Rupani is equally riveting — and entirely different from conversations I had with his predecessors. As chief minister of Gujarat, Narendra Modi had explained with rare articulation over dosas, ...

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First Published: Fri, August 18 2017. 22:53 IST
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