Rajasthan government has introduced a 'Back To Work' scheme for women who have had to quit their jobs due to family reasons. Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday approved the scheme through which regular or work-from-home job opportunities will be provided to such women with the help of the private sector.
Gehlot was addressing the foundation stone laying programme of Naveen Bhawan of Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) through video-conference.
After the cabinet reshuffle, the state unit is also likely to undergo a rejig, and ahead of that state party chief Govind Singh Dotasra will meet the party in-charge on Tuesday in Delhi. The aim of the meeting is to accommodate all factions within the party.
The 15 ministers who were sworn in, for the expanded Gehlot cabinet, fulfills a key demand of former deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot whose rebellion last year shook the state’s Congress government.
The two ministers, including Vishvendra Singh and Ramesh Meena, are those who were sacked last year for rebelling and have been rein ducted into the cabinet.
Among the ministers to take oath on Sunday, include 11 cabinet ministers and four ministers of state (MoS).
"We have been asked to go to the PCC office at 2 pm on Sunday where further instructions will be given by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, AICC general secretary Ajay Maken and PCC chief Govind Singh Dotasra": Pratap Singh Khachariyawas
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot is likely going to meet the state’s Governor Kalraj Mishra.
Gehlot, queried upon Modi's choice of making the Farm Law Repeal announcement at 9 am when people are engaged in household chores and gearing up for work.
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Amid the clamor to accommodate Pilot’s supporters in the government, cabinet reshuffle in Rajasthan may take place soon.
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot is facing a continuous pressure for expansion of the cabinet by the Sachin Pilot camp who are demanding inclusion of their people in political positions.
It is learnt that the political situation in Rajasthan as well as the possibility of a cabinet reshuffle took place between Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and Sonia Gandhi in Delhi.
Rajasthan Chied Minister Ashok Gehlot pointed at the rising inflation in the country and took a dig at the Modi Government for 'gifting' it to the Indians on Diwali.
Sonia Gandhi also asserted that every member of the party wants a revival of the Congress, but that requires unity and keeping the party's interests paramount.
The Congress Working Committee will deliberate over key issues including organisational elections, forthcoming assembly polls and the current political situation.
The by-elections to two Assembly seats in Rajasthan-- at Vallabhnagar in Udaipur district and Dhariawad in Pratapgarh district-- were necessitated following the death of MLAs Gajendra Shaktawat and Gautam Lal Meena.
In Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot is facing a continuous pressure of expansion of the cabinet by the Sachin Pilot camp.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrives at Parliament during its Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
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