Rajkot, Jun 19 (UNI) Sandhyaben Vyas of the BJP was elected Mayor of Rajkot, at a meeting of the General Board of the Rajkot Muncipal Corporation (RMC) here today.
The BJP has 59 corporators out of 69 in the RMC and enjoys a comfortable majority. Ms Vyas, who has completed her post graduation in science, is corporator from Ward Number 13 of the city. She has held several posts during her 25 years of public life, such as Secretary and President of the Inner Wheel Club (Rotary Club). She has also worked as chairman of the Rajkot District Juvenile Welfare Board. She is also vice president of Sargam Ladis Club.
As per the rotation policy in RMC, Ms Vyas will hold the office for a term of two and half years.
The outgoing Mayor Mr Dhansukh Bhanderi today chaired the last General Board Meeting.
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