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Rajasthan Congress Crisis

Ashok Gehlot Govt Sends Revised Proposal To Governor Seeking Assembly Session From July 31

Jul 28, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

The Congress government, which is facing a political crisis after a rebellion by the now sacked deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot and 18 other dissident MLAs, says it wants to hold the session and prove majority on the floor.

Rajasthan Crisis: Congress Says It 'Will Use Gandhian Weapons Of Democracy' To Resolve Deadlock

Jul 28, 2020 PTI

Rajasthan Congress general secretary Avinash Pande said the party will use all available democratic means to resolve the current political deadlock in the state.


Rajasthan Crisis Puts Guv's Role In Question: Here Are Other Cases When Raj Bhavan's Conduct Raised Eyebrows

Amid the power tussle in Rajasthan, Governor Kalraj Mishra's repeated delay in convening an Assembly session has raised question marks over the powers enjoyed by a Governor.

Rajasthan Governor Agrees To Convene Assembly Session But There Is A Catch

Jul 27, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

This decision by Governor Kalraj Mishra comes after he returned the Ashok Gehlot-led government a note seeking an assembly session and sought additional information.


Rajasthan Live Updates: Governor Orders Ashok Gehlot Government To Call For Assembly Session

The Rajasthan government, fighting for survival after Ashok Gehlot’s now sacked deputy Sachin Pilot staged a rebellion with 18 other MLAs following a bitter and prolonged feud, has been pushing the governor for an opportunity to prove its numbers on the floor of the house.

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27 July, 2020

'Do You Want Floor Test?': Rajasthan Governor Returns To Ashok Gehlot Revised Proposal On Assembly Session

Outlook Web Bureau

This is the second time that Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra has returned the proposal for Assembly session and sought clarifications from Ashok Gehlot government.


27 July, 2020

Supreme Court To Hear Rajasthan Speaker's Plea Challenging High Court's Order On Rebel Congress MLAs Today

Outlook Web Bureau

The Rajasthan Assembly Speaker had moved the Supreme Court on Wednesday, a day after receiving a direction from the high court to defer action on the notices sent to dissident Congress MLAs.


27 July, 2020

Rajasthan Speaker Withdraws Plea In SC Against Sachin Pilot Camp, Says Wants To Study HC Order

Outlook Web Bureau

A senior Congress leader said the decision to withdraw case from the Supreme Court has been left to the Assembly Speaker C.P. Joshi and the party's legal eagles handling the matter.


27 July, 2020

‘Entire Country Worried Because Democracy In Danger’: Ashok Gehlot On Rajasthan Political Crisis

PTI

The Congress on Sunday carried out the 'SpeakUpForDemocracy' online campaign to back Ashok Gehlot amid the political crisis in Rajasthan, and plans for nationwide protests to ramp up the pressure.


27 July, 2020

Rajasthan Crisis: BSP Issues Whip To 6 MLAs To Vote Against Congress In Case Of Floor Test

PTI

If the six BSP MLAs vote against the party whip, they are liable for disqualification from the assembly, BSP General Secretary said.


26 July, 2020

Now, Ashok Gehlot Camp Requests Rajasthan Guv To Call Assembly Session To Discuss Covid

PTI

The Congress government is facing a political crisis after a rebellion by the now sacked deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot and 18 other MLAs.


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26 July, 2020

Rajasthan Governor Stalling Assembly Session At The Behest Of Centre, Alleges Congress

PTI

Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said his party wants a floor test in the state assembly and is 'begging' for it, but the governor is not convening the House and 'delaying' the trust vote allegedly at the behest of the central government.


26 July, 2020

Rajasthan Governor Receives State Cabinet's Revised Proposal On Assembly Session: Report

PTI

Governor Kalraj Mishra had earlier sought clarifications on six points from the state government, after Congress MLAs held a five-hour dharna on the lawns of the Raj Bhawan pressing for a Vidhan Sabha session.


25 July, 2020

'MLAs Not Elected For Sitting In 5-star Hotels,' Says Rajasthan CPIM MLA Fighting Locusts On His Field

Tabeenah Anjum

Since the crisis in Rajasthan unfolded, the MLAs of Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot camps have been living in plush hotels, enjoying exquisite food, and watching movies.


25 July, 2020

'If CM Himself Makes Governor Feel Unsafe...': Union Minister Shekhawat Attacks Ashok Gehlot

PTI

Gajendra Singh Shekhawat slammed Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot for staging a sit-in at the Raj Bhawan along with Congress MLAs demanding an Assembly session.


25 July, 2020

Rajasthan: No Meeting Between CM Gehlot And Governor Yet; Congress To Hold Nationwide Protests On July 27

Outlook Web Bureau

The Congress government is pushing for a session of the Assembly so that chief minister Ashok Gehlot can prove his majority on the floor of the House.


25 July, 2020

Congress Holds Protests Across Rajasthan Against BJP's 'Conspiracy To Topple' Ashok Gehlot Govt

PTI

Congress also claimed 'invisible powers' in Delhi are trying to ensure that the Rajasthan Governor does not convene a session of the state assembly.


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25 July, 2020

Ashok Gehlot Cabinet Discusses Governor’s Six Points On Assembly Session At Late-night Meet

PTI

The Rajasthan Governor had sought a reply on the six points from the Ashok Gehlot government, including about the reason to call a session of the Assembly for a floor test.


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