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Rajasthan Congress Crisis Highlights: Congress issues notices to 3 leaders after observers submit report to Sonia Gandhi

Rajasthan Congress Crisis Highlights: Congress issues notices to 3 leaders after observers submit report to Sonia Gandhi

Rajasthan Congress Crisis Highlights: Congress issues notices to 3 leaders after observers submit report to Sonia Gandhi
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Rajasthan Congress Crisis Highlights: The political drama in Rajasthan over a possible leadership change continued on Monday with the MLAs loyal to Gehlot refraining from separately meeting AICC observers Mallikarjun Kharge and Ajay Maken. They held a parallel meeting in favour of Ashok Gehlot remaining as the chief minister and put forth a series of demands. Sachin Pilot, who is seen to be the main contender for the chief minister's post if Gehlot is elected as the Congress president, is also expected to meet the party's high command amid the developments.

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Rajasthan Congress Crisis Highlights: Congress issues notices to 3 leaders after observers submit report to Sonia Gandhi
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Congress issues to 3 leaders 

Notices issued to 3 Rajasthan Congress leaders & Gehlot loyalists — RTDC Chairman Dharmendra Rathore, chief whip Mahesh Joshi &Parliamentary Affairs minister Shanti Dhariwal by the party's disciplinary committee, after observers submitted their report to Sonia Gandhi for disciplinary action, news agency ANI reported

Sept 27, 2022 9:11 PM

Gehlot told MLAs to go back to their areas and work strongly

Around 20 Rajasthan Congress MLAs met Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot at his residence here on Tuesday evening, indicating solidarity with the leader amid turmoil in the party's state unit. Sources said the MLAs included ministers Bhanwar Singh Bhati, Saleh Mohammad, Ashok Chandna, Sukhram Vishnoi, and MLAs Meena Kumari, Rafiq Khan, Khushveer Jojawar, Amit Chachan, Madan Prajapat and Jagdish Jangid. Gehlot told them to go back to their areas and work strongly. The MLAs had sought time to meet the CM.

Sept 27, 2022 8:48 PM

Congress observers submit written report to Sonia Gandhi

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No confirmation on Pilot's schedule in Delhi, so far

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Sept 27, 2022 7:46 PM

The AICC observers' report on the Rajasthan political crisis is to be submitted to Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi by today

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