Pilot lands home, Gehlot braces for floor test
The Morning Standard|August 14, 2020
Pilot lands home, Gehlot braces for floor test
BJP plans no-trust motion in Rajasthan Assembly, Congress to seek trust vote with rebel leader now making peace

HOURS after the BJP said it would move a no-trust motion against the Ashok Gehlot government in Rajasthan on Friday, the Congress Legislative Party (CLP) meeting here on Thursday evening decided to bring a confidence motion to counter the saffron party’s bid.

Sachin Pilot, who had led a rebellion against Chief Minister Gehlot seeking a change in the party’s leadership in Rajasthan, also attended the CLP meeting chaired by the veteran leader. This was their first meeting after their rivalry triggered a political crisis. There were smiles all around as both met and shook hands to present a united face.


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August 14, 2020