Chattisgarh Congress In-charge PL Punia on Monday mentioned Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot is now within the Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP). Sources conscious of the developments, nonetheless, have mentioned Rajasthan’s Deputy Chief Minister and state Congress President Sachin Pilot is not going to be a part of the Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP). Punia’s assertion comes amid the large political disaster in Rajasthan after Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot on Sunday declared open rebel and claimed that the Ashok Gehlot authorities within the state is in minority.
Congress chief Avinash Pande on Monday mentioned 109 MLAs have signed a letter of assist to the chief minister.
#WATCH Sachin Pilot is now in Bharatiya Janata Social gathering. Everybody is aware of BJP’s perspective in the direction of Congress get together. We don’t want a certificates from BJP. In Congress Social gathering, all leaders and staff are revered: AICC normal secretary in-charge of Chhattisgarh, PL Punia pic.twitter.com/kQNd77J2cK
— ANI (@ANI) July 13, 2020
Pande, the All India Congress Committee (AICC) normal secretary in-charge of Rajasthan, mentioned another MLAs are in contact with Gehlot and they’ll additionally signal the letter.
He mentioned a whip has been issued to all of the get together MLAs, asking them to attend the Congress Legislature Social gathering assembly at the moment.
“Motion will probably be taken towards those that skip the assembly,” Pande mentioned.
“As many as 109 MLAs have signed the letter to specific full confidence within the Congress authorities led by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and within the management of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. Another MLAs have spoken to the chief minister over the telephone and they’ll additionally signal the letter,” he instructed reporters on the CM’s residence within the wee hours.
Pande mentioned the BJP was behind the “conspiracy” to topple the Ashok Gehlot authorities however it is going to full its time period.
The BJP is attempting to destabilise the Congress authorities and desires to repeat what they did in Madhya Pradesh. However the MLAs are absolutely with the federal government and the get together, he mentioned.
Within the 200-member Rajasthan Meeting, the Congress has 107 MLAs and the BJP 72.
The Congress additionally has the assist of 10 out of 13 independents, and different get together MLAs like Rashtriya Lok Dal (1), which is its ally. The Congress additionally considers Bhartiya Tribal Social gathering (2) and CPI(M) (2) MLAs as their supporters.
Other than its 72 MLAs, BJP’s ally Rashtriya Loktantrik Social gathering (RLP) has three MLAs.
Pilot on Sunday claimed that the Gehlot authorities is in minority as over 30 Congress MLAs have “pledged assist” to him.
“Rajasthan deputy CM and Congress chief Sachin Pilot to not attend Congress legislative get together assembly scheduled to be held tomorrow. Pilot says Ashok Gehlot authorities is in minority after over 30 Congress and a few unbiased MLAs have pledged assist to Sachin Pilot,” mentioned a press release circulated by way of a WhatsApp group operated by Pilot’s workplace.
Pilot’s rebel and deepening political disaster have been mentioned at a late night time assembly on the chief minister’s residence the place Pande and Randeep Surjewala have been current.
The get together MLAs and unbiased legislators too reached the chief minister’s residence and expressed confidence in Gehlot’s management, the Congress mentioned.