29 C
Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Gehlot knocks at PM, President doors to resolve Rajasthan crisis

- Advertisement -

Dy CM was horsetrading with BJP to topple govt, we have proof: GehlotJaipur, July 27 (IANS) The ongoing political crisis in Rajasthan seems to be now reaching the doors of the Prime Minister and the President as chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday revealed that he has spoken to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, apprising him of the deadlock between the governor and the state government.

Meanwhile, some MLAs have sent a memorandum to the President requesting his intervention to resolve the crisis in the state.

The memorandum informed the President of the alleged horse-trading in Rajasthan to topple the elected democratic government by the BJP.

Speaking to the MLAs staying in Fairmont hotel here, Gehlot said, “I have spoken to PM Modi and informed him about the governor’s behaviour. I have also spoken to him about the letter I sent him a week ago informing about horse-trading in the state.”

It is for the first time that the governor has rejected the proposal of the elected government for convening a special Assembly session, Gehlot added.

In the memorandum sent to the President and drafted on behalf of Congress assembly members, it was mentioned that democratic and constitutional values are being openly flouted by the BJP which is trying to weaken democracy.

Also, there is misuse of agencies like the CBI, ED, Income-tax Department, to threaten the elected representatives which is highly condemnable.


Follow Us For Latest Updates -

India Updates
India Updates is an independent news & Information website. Follow us for regular updates on News and Information.

Related News


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Trending Topics

Covid 19 India Updates

74% in rural India satisfied with Modi govt’s handling of Covid situation

New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Almost three-fourth of rural India is satisfied with the manner in which the Narendra Modi government has handled the...

Trending Right Now

NCA plans athlete-centric meeting with state associations

New Delhi (IANS) The National Cricket Academy (NCA) has called for a meeting with state associations on Wednesday to discuss the way forward as...