Rahul will be following the footsteps of his mother who has been holding the post for almost two decades.
“Lets stop communalising the atmosphere and go back to healthy politics and healthy elections,” says the BJP MP from Patna Sahib.
Meanwhile, Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) members gathered in Ahmedabad's Bopal to take out a road show led by Hardik Patel despite not having police permission.
The polling began at 8 am and will continue till 5 in the evening.
Got complaint from Congress over Bluetooth, says election officer
Rahul Gandhi said the Prime Minister has also not answered any of his last questions. "I asked him ten questions on the Gujarat report cards, he did not reply."
The first phase of the Gujarat assembly election is being held on 89 assembly constituencies in Saurashtra and south Gujarat regions.
First phase of polling begins in 89 constituencies
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday continued his Twitter attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Voting in the first phase of the Gujarat polls has begun in 89 of the state's 182 constituencies.