Jaipur, July 24
Rajasthan Congress MLAs within the Ashok Gehlot camp started a dharna on the Raj Bhawan right here, saying they’ll keep put until the Governor summons a session of the state Assembly.
The MLAs led by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot arrived there on 4 buses from a lodge on the town outskirts the place they’ve been tenting for the previous couple of days.
Before heading for the Raj Bhawan, Gehlot stated he had requested Governor Kalraj Mishra on Thursday to name a session of the Assembly on Monday.
But there had been no phrase from him to this point, he stated.
He threatened that if the demand for the session was not met, the MLAs would “not be responsible” if individuals gherao the Raj Bhawan.
The Chief Minister claimed the Governor was below strain from “top” to not name an Assembly session.
Earlier, Gehlot known as a gathering on the lodge and likewise addressed mediapersons, telling them that the Congress needs an Assembly session from Monday.
At the Raj Bhawan, whereas Gehlot met the Governor inside, the MLAs squatted on the legal guidelines, shouting slogans. The Governor got here out to fulfill them, however the MLAs later stated they had been beginning a dharna.
The Rajasthan High Court on Friday ordered sustaining establishment on the disqualification notices despatched by the Speaker to Sachin Pilot and 18 different dissident MLAs.
The Pilot camp had moved the High Court in opposition to the notices below which they face potential disqualification from the state Assembly. PTI