A phone conversation was unraveled after police put two phone numbers under surveillance in connection with arms smuggling. However, the conversation revealed a conspiracy to topple Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government In Rajasthan, police said.
Sachin Pilot, the deputy chief minister of Rajasthan, says the state government has been conscious of two very crucial aspects of the ongoing crisis: to be alert about new cases and to ensure that nobody sleeps hungry.
The CWC has decided to have consultations with leaders from across the country and the party's top decision-making body then was divided into five groups for different regions – North, Northeast, West, East, and South.
The BJP, having finally succeeded with its Operation Lotus in the Karnataka Assembly – the means for this victory being inconsequential now – is bound to make strident efforts to topple the Kamal Nath and Ashok Gehlot regimes in M.P and Rajasthan now.
With no clarity yet on whether Rahul Gandhi has agreed to stay on as Congress president, the party has decided to take a bottom-up approach at analysing the organisational failures that led to its Lok Sabha debacle
In an exclusive interview with Satish Padmanabhan, Congress veteran Ashok Gehlot speaks about his government's plans for Rajasthan, Hindutva and the possible outcome of the forthcoming general elections.
The way the Congress party handled the selection of new Chief Ministers for the Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, it suggests that the 'high command' culture in the party may have given way to more inner-party democracy. The same cannot be said for the BJP.