Ahmedabad:  Rebel BJP leader Keshubhai Patel, who announced the formation of a new party to take on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the upcoming assembly polls, is likely to be projected as the chief ministerial candidate of the anti-Modi outfit.

“Keshubhai Patel is likely to be projected as the chief ministerial candidate of the new party that he has announced to form,” a leader of anti-Modi group said.