Gehlot was addressing a video conference after he and Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan virtually laid foundation stones for medical colleges in the state’s Chittorgarh and Sriganganagar districts.
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On Wednesday, he tweeted that his wife had also tested positive for coronavirus and she too was asymptomatic.
Gehlot also tweeted details about devolution, divisible pool and change in sharing pattern of centrally sponsored schemes.
The decision was taken on Chief Minister Gehlot’s initiative, an official statement said on Saturday. The prisoners who are proposed to be released include the ones who have completed most of their sentences with good conduct in jails, the statement said.
While the Congress in Rajasthan continues to face a tough task in balancing the equation between Gehlot and Pilot, it also faces challenge to accommodate all the factions in the state.
State Women and Child Development Minister Mamta Bhupesh, State Minister Pramod Jain Bhaya, Chief Secretary Niranjan Arya and many senior officers were present in this virtual launch.
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot condoled the death of Meghwal, who was a five-time MLA.
Six people allegedly poured petrol on the priest, Babulal and set him afire on Thursday morning when the priest stopped them from installing tin sheds on his land.
Pilot’s letter claimed that the MBC (more backward classes) quota was not being applied in several recruitment processes in the state.
Gehlot said following the norms of social distancing and health protocols are the main measures which can fight the spread of Covid-19. This infection can be controlled by protecting ourselves.
Gehlot in a video message said the country is flooded with coronavirus cases and there is a problem of transportation and hotels because of the pandemic.
Visitors arriving from different parts of the state come in contact with various members of the staff including security personnel at the Chief Minister’s Office and residence.
With several leaders deciding to reveal their hand and asking openly for clarity on who calls the shots in the party, the trifurcated leadership of Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is only adding to the confusion.
Under the Indira Rasoi scheme, full meal will be provided to the poor and the needy for Rs 8.
Gehlot pointed out that a 3-member committee has been formed by the Congress high command to look into the grievances of MLAs.
Now, according to the recent notification released by the Rajasthan government, Raje can continue staying in the bungalow for her present term and again if she is elected as MLA.
“May Lord Ram’s temple become a symbol of unity and brotherhood in our country,” he said, adding #RamMandir as a hashtag.
Gehlot also attacked Union Home Minister Amit Shah, saying he always contemplates ways and means of toppling elected governments.
Stressing that there should not be any kind of pressure politics, he said that on Thursday night, the state government issued a letter for calling the Assembly session on a very short notice.
In an interview, BJP state president Satish Poonia brushed aside allegations of BJP helping Sachin Pilot, who was sacked as PCC chief and Deputy CM recently.
Addressing the media here, he said: “We have a majority and will call a session soon as the Congress MLAs are standing together.”
Investor Ratan Kant Sharma, close aide of Vaibhav Gehlot, Ashok Gehlot’s son, has been asked to appear before the agency sleuths no Monday in Jaipur.
Gehlot ended his letter saying, “Constitutional values and democratic principles shall win and we shall complete our tenure giving good governance.”
Poonia, a Congress MLA from Sadulpur constituency in Churu district, was questioned on Monday for over four hours. The sources said that Poonia will be quizzed again.
“This is done solely to malign me and to stifle the legitimate concerns that I had raised against the party leadership of the state, as a member and MLA of INC.