New Delhi, July 12
With Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot in Delhi to fulfill Congress excessive command and his camp claiming help of 25 MLAs, the Congress is making an attempt to pacify factions led by him and Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot to save lots of itself extra embarrassment in addition to the occasion’s authorities within the state, sources stated on Sunday.
The MLAs from the Pilot camp are stated to be lodged at totally different locations, with a few dozen at ITC Grand in Gurugram, and some others are at ITC Maurya in Delhi.
Meanwhile, Sachin Pilot has gone incommunicado since he’s not taking telephone calls from any Congress chief, together with his associates within the occasion.
Sources stated he spoke with Congress Treasurer Ahmed Patel late Saturday evening, including that the Congress was making an attempt to pacify each the camps to save lots of the occasion from embarrassment.
On the opposite hand, the Gehlot camp claims that the Chief Minister has the help of 103 MLAs and his authorities the required numbers within the state Assembly.
An earlier report had stated that Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot had arrived in Delhi on Saturday to fulfill occasion excessive command and had sought an appointment with Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi.
According to the sources, MLA P.R. Meena, thought-about to be from the Pilot group, had sought to fulfill Sonia Gandhi to apprise her of the “stepmotherly treatment given to them by the Ashok Gehlot government in Rajasthan”.
Meanwhile, Chief Minister Gehlot known as a gathering of his Ministers at his official residence in Jaipur late Saturday and requested all occasion MLAs to offer a letter of help to him. Senior ministers have been roped on this regard.
However, ministers from the Pilot camp didn’t attend this assembly.
Gehlot, sources stated, has spoken with Sonia Gandhi, Rajasthan occasion affairs incharge Avinash Pandey, and Congress General Secretary (Organisation) Ok.C. Venugopal to apprise them of developments in his state.—IANS