New Delhi, July 13
Amid the raging political disaster in Rajasthan and a listing of hypothesis, sources conscious concerning the developments revealed that the Rajasthan’s Deputy Chief Minister and state Congress President Sachin Pilot won’t be part of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Upset and offended over the sedition prices being levelled in opposition to him by the state particular operations group (SOG), as one among his supporters mentioned it was the proverbial straw that broke the camel’s again, Pilot determined that sufficient was sufficient and made his transfer.
While in Delhi, Pilot reportedly had a telephonic dialog with former colleague turned BJP MP Jyotiraditya Scindia, on Sunday, mentioned sources near Scindia.
Pilot is reportedly livid that he and his supporters have been humiliated again and again by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, furthermore a lot of his supporting MLAs have been adopted by CID and every day stories are filed by them with the CM’s workplace on who they’ve met and spoken with. The SOG summons for questioning over allegations of destabilising the federal government has received Pilot’s goat.
A clearer image is more likely to emerge over the following two days when Pilot comes out from his self-styled incommunicado standing. Sources added that Pilot needs a center floor must be present in Rajasthan by the Congress management, some form of balancing act between the CM and his deputy. In the latest previous, Congress sources averred that Pilot spoke to Ahmed Patel and Ok C Venugopal and talked about how he’s been humiliated just about every day by the CM.
Meanwhile, sources who couldn’t verify what the 2 leaders – Pilot and Scindia – spoke about, added, “The two have worked together for years. But ever since Scindia joined the BJP along with his supporters, both Pilot and Scindia have been in regular telephonic contact.”
On Sunday, Scindia got here out in assist of Pilot, alleging the Rajasthan Chief Minister had “persecuted” his deputy.
In a tweet that additional intensified speculations about Sachin Pilot’s future within the Congress, Scindia mentioned, “Sad to see my erstwhile colleague, Sachin Pilot too, being sidelined and persecuted by Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot. Shows that talent and capability find little credence in the Congress.” On Sunday late night, after they spoke over telephone, Pilot asserted that he won’t attend the legislative occasion assembly scheduled to be held on Monday morning and has brazenly introduced that the Ashok Gehlot-led authorities within the state is in minority after over 30 Congress and a few Independent MLAs pledged assist to him.
Pilot, upset at being summoned by the police of his personal authorities, got here to Delhi to fulfill interim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi. However, he obtained no communication from the occasion management.
Meanwhile, Gehlot, sources mentioned, has apprised Sonia Gandhi, Rajasthan occasion affairs incharge Avinash Pandey, and Congress General Secretary (Organisation) Ok.C. Venugopal of the developments within the state.
But Pilot’s brazen defiance of Gehlot and a phone dialog with BJP Leader Jyotiraditya Scindia has left the Congress cautious.