Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday met Congress celebration’s interim president Sonia Gandhi and mentioned along with her in regards to the election of celebration president’s publish. Earlier than the assembly, he advised the media that regardless of the celebration’s resolution, he would settle for it. He clearly indicated that he can be the candidate for the brand new celebration president’s publish, but additionally made it clear that he needed Rahul Gandhi to just accept the president’s publish. For this he’ll go to Kochi and attempt to persuade them. If he doesn’t agree then he himself will turn into the candidate. Rahul Gandhi is in Kerala as of late beneath the Bharat Jodo Yatra. Alternatively, former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh and senior Congress chief Digvijay Singh has additionally admitted to becoming a member of the race for the publish of President.
In the meantime, the Congress celebration has indicated that it might loosen up its “one particular person, one publish” rule if Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot turns into its candidate for the celebration president’s publish. In keeping with media sources, Gehlot needs to turn into the celebration president, however he doesn’t wish to go away the publish of CM of Rajasthan.
He’s involved that changing into the president could improve strain on him to give up the publish of CM beneath one particular person one publish. This concern is being stated to be the principle cause behind his assembly with Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday.
Sachin Pilot’s concern is haunting Ashok Gehlot
Get together sources say that Ashok Gehlot is Sonia Gandhi’s favourite candidate for the function of president. In Rajasthan’s ruling Congress celebration, Gehlot’s largest menace is from his personal ally, Sachin Pilot. In 2020, he has overtly expressed his opposition towards Ashok Gehlot.
Alternatively, former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh and senior Congress chief Digvijay Singh has additionally made it clear that he’s additionally concerned within the race for the publish of President. Talking to NDTV, he stated that Ashok Gehlot must “categorically resign” because the chief minister of Rajasthan if he takes over because the president.