Union Interior Minister Amit Shah may attend the meeting together with central observers, the state BJP said spokesman Yamal Vyas.
Earlier, Rupani announced that he would be stepping down as Gujarat’s chief minister and thanked the party leadership for giving him the opportunity to serve the people of the state. His resignation occurs one year before the elections to the assembly in the state.
Speaking to reporters, Vyas said that all BJP MLAs have been asked to attend the legislature meeting.
Meanwhile, BJP General Secretary BL Santhosh and Union Minister Bhupender Yadav met with Gujarat’s top BJP leaders, including the head of the state unit CR Paatil, Senior Deputy Minister Nitin Patel, the ministers Bhupendrasinh Chudasama and Pradipsinh Jadeja, BJP state general secretaries Pradipsinh Vaghela and Rajubhai Patel, and the head of the party. whip at the Pankaj Desai assembly.
The names of Gujarat MP CM Nitin Patel, state agriculture minister RC Faldu, and Union ministers Purshottam Rupala and Mansukh Mandaviya are circling amid speculation about who will succeed Vijay Rupani as Gujarat’s chief minister.
(With PTI inputs)