Rajasthan Crisis: Sachin Pilot, 27 Congress MLAs In Touch With BJP
Over 30 Congress MLAs in Rajasthan along with a few independents have pledged their support to Sachin Pilot and some are in touch with BJP.
Amidst the uncertainty surrounding Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government in Rajasthan, the office of Sachin Pilot released a statement on Sunday (July 12). The latter said that he did not get a chance to meet Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi during his visit to New Delhi on Sunday. Sources say that over 30 Congress MLAs in Rajasthan, along with a few independents, have pledged their support to Sachin while reports also hint that as many as 27 Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs) are in touch with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Sachin and the MLAs, who have pledged their support to him, will not be attending the Congress Legislative Party meeting in Jaipur on Monday (July 13) morning. Earlier, the Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister said that the Ashok Gehlot government is in the minority after several MLAs have pledged their support to his camp. He added that he has his MLAs with him in Delhi.
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