By Neha Sinha, Updated : Jul 15, 2020 10:58 IST
Ashok Gehlot vs Sachin Pilot Latest Updates: I have worked very hard to bring Congress back, says Pilot

Three days after the showdown between Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot & his deputy Sachin Pilot caused Congress in removing Pilot from both the his posts - as Deputy Chief Minister and state PCC Chief . The party also lashes out Vishvendra Singh and Ramesh Meena from State Cabinet and the state presidents of Youth Congress.

The decision is announced after Pilot and other MLA's skipped the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) metting in the morning  ,second time. The Indian National Congress on 14 July 2020 , removed Sachin Pilot for his revolt against party and its leadership .The situation could change if some MLA's who attended the CLP swiches to support Pilot . Gehlot claims to have a majority " the numbers are not very comfortable for him," said Jaipur-based analyst Narayan Bareth . Rajasthan Congress incharge Avinash Pande says " The new State Executive unit , all departments and cells will be contituted after the new PCC chief ( Govind Singh Dotasara was appointed today ". However the sources says that Gehlot " deliberately " triggered the crisis to :get rid of " his deputy and potential successor .

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He is still young, he should have some patience, Says Digvijaya Singh

Sachin Pilot was made an MP, a Central Minister, Rajasthan Party Chief & Deputy CM, what is his age? He is still young, he should have some patience. His actions have been against the party discipline. These youngsters do not have patience: Digvijaya Singh, Congress.

Two Days' deadline given to Pilot

Notice issued to Sachin Pilot &18 other party members, for not attending Congress Legislative Party meetings. If they don't respond within 2 days, then it will be considered that they are withdrawing their membership from CLP: Rajasthan Congress in-charge Avinash Pande.

The truth can be harassed but not defeated, tweets Sachin Pilot

The sources says that Pilot was apprehending an attempt by CM Gehlot to "finish him Politically " and had conveyed his concern to higher authorities last weak . Then came the the SOG notice recording their statements in contrast with the arrest of 2 BJP leaders for their alleged attempts to topple Congress Government , provoking Pilot enough to launch the rebellion." The truth can be harassed but not defeated " tweets Sachin Pilot . His supporters acclaims that " public humiliation" of their leader was "totally unacceptable ".

high command denies CMship to Pilot, Says Soures

The high command had denied CMship to Pilot in 2018 but there is no way that the young leader could be denied " says the Congress' senior functionary . He added that the veteran leader (73 by 2023) will no longer be leading in consecutive years and Sachin couldn't read his long term game plan . If Pilot is out of the way , then Gehlot's son Vaibhav's political career will take a turn . And it is expected that for the first time after these political crises in Rajasthan, Sachin Pilot will appear in front of press today.

 

Rahul Gandhi is trying to bring him back to the party, Says Soures

Senior leader told he was aware of the promise " But how can we make it public? He could have waited. Perhaps wanted that promise made public "Sources says that Rahul Gandhi is trying to bring him back to the party as the party has invested a lot in him.