Tribune News Service
New Delhi, July 20
In by far his fiercest assault on former deputy Sachin Pilot, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot at present successfully slammed all doorways on the insurgent chief calling him “nikamma” (ineffective) and “nakaara” (nugatory).
Even because the state excessive court docket listening to on the Pilot camp petitions in opposition to Speaker CP Joshi’s disqualification notices is underway, Gehlot on Monday addressed the media and launched a no-holds-barred assault on Pilot, whom the Congress has been laboriously attempting to woo again.
That the best way house is closed was evident with Gehlot saying that when he would warn in opposition to the inner conspiracy to topple the Congress authorities in Rajasthan nobody would imagine that Pilot “having an innocent face, good command over English and Hindi and networks with the media across the country can do this.”
“Rajasthan is the only state in the country where no demands were raised from any quarter to change the pradesh Congress committee president in the last seven years. We knew that no work is happening. We knew he is nikamma and nakaara (useless). We still didn’t question him keeping the party interest in mind,” stated a furious CM in a way uncharacteristic of him. Gehlot signalled that he would now go all out to save lots of the federal government amid a insurrection by Pilot and 18 dissident Congress MLAs.
Meanwhile, Congress MLA Giriraj Singh Malinga levelled severe accusations on Pilot saying he supplied cash to him to affix the BJP earlier than the Rajya Sabha elections.
“I refused,” stated Malinga, a former BSP lawmaker, who has switched sides to the Congress.