Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot as soon as once more shared an fascinating anecdote on Thursday the place a girl wished for his fourth time period as CM.
Speaking at a press convention in New Delhi, Gehlot stated, “She told me to continue as Chief Minister of State. I told her, that I respect your feelings, but many times I think that I should leave the Chief Ministerial post, but the Chief Ministerial post is not leaving me.”
#WATCH | “A woman once told me that god willingly you should become CM for the fourth time. So, I told her that I want to leave the CM post but this post is not leaving me,” says Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot in Delhi pic.twitter.com/Nj4v3ZCxNq
— ANI (@ANI) October 19, 2023
Gehlot had iterated the identical incident whereas addressing a public assembly in August.
The Rajasthan CM additionally denied any rift along with his occasion member Sachin Pilot as reviews prompt that the delay in ticket distribution for the upcoming elections was as a result of inside variations inside the Congress occasion. Gehlot made it clear that there have been no disputes inside the Rajasthan unit of the Congress and affirmed his dedication to Sachin Pilot’s supporters.
Gehlot acknowledged, “The pain of the opposition regarding the selection process is that why are there no differences in the Congress party. I am sure you are talking about Sachin Pilot. All the decisions are being made by everyone’s opinion. I am participating in the decisions of Sachin Pilot’s supporters, in their favour. Only the BJP is concerned with smooth decision-making.”
He additionally addressed the ongoing energy wrestle with Pilot, emphasising unity inside the occasion. Gehlot asserted, “We are all united. I’ve not opposed any single candidate (of Pilot side).”
The chief ministerial place had been a serious level of rivalry between Sachin Pilot and Ashok Gehlot in 2018, which finally led to the 2020 revolt. This inside battle resulted in Pilot’s removing from his posts of deputy chief minister and state Congress president.
The delay in ticket distribution for the elections is reportedly as a result of variations in the occasion over the denial of tickets to some ministers. Gehlot is eager on rewarding his supporters inside the occasion and desires to offer tickets to the six BSP MLAs who joined the Congress in 2019. However, the occasion management is involved about the electoral viability of those candidates.
This delay displays the complexities and intricacies concerned in candidate choice for the upcoming elections in Rajasthan, as the Congress seeks to steadiness inside dynamics and maximize its probabilities of success at the polls.
Gehlot stated,”After Sonia Gandhi ji grew to become (Congress) president, the first resolution she took was to make me the chief minister. I was not the CM candidate but she chosen me as the CM…I need to leave the CM post but this post is not leaving me and it received’t leave me additionally.” In reply to which, BJP MP Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore stated, “…What does the Rajasthan government want to hide that it has not given permission to the CBI for an inquiry?”
He additionally added that the Rajasthan authorities should take the initiative to conduct the investigation themselves. Numerous fraudulent actions are going down in Rajasthan, whether or not it’s associated to unlawful paper dealings or mining operation and substantial sums of cash and gold had been found inside the secretariat, added Rathore. The Rajasthan Congress authorities had the alternative to hold out their investigation, but since they did not, the central authorities rightfully stepped in to handle the matter.
#WATCH | Jaipur, Rajasthan: BJP MP Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore says, “…When Rajasthan and folks of Rajasthan wanted you and when you got duty, there was tussle occurring in your occasion… For 4 and a half years, there was a tussle in Congress… You cared for… https://t.co/4wD6ASo6al pic.twitter.com/QCutsQrasb
— ANI (@ANI) October 19, 2023
Earlier the Election Commission of India (ECI) had revised the polling date for Rajasthan meeting elections to November 25 from November 23, 2023.The schedule for the tallying of votes is set for December 3, 2023 and all election-related procedures will conclude by December 5, 2023.