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Rajasthan: Congress trying to diffuse growing tension between Ashok Gehlot & Sachin Pilot

In a bid to put an end to the differences between Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and Congress MLA Sachin Pilot, the All India Congress Committee (AICC) made them fly together in a helicopter. It was done at the behest of the AICC general secretary, Ajay Maken, who is trying to resolve the issues between...

Rajasthan Congress gears up to win bypolls in state

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot along with the AICC general secretary Ajay Maken on Wednesday held a meeting with Cabinet ministers in Jaipur and discussed the four Assembly bypolls due in the state. The meeting was crucial as CM Gehlot wanted all the ministers to take an active part in campaigning in the four constituencies...

Rajasthan: AICC revamps Pradesh Congress

The All India Congress Committee (AICC) has finally revamped the Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee (RPCC) and announced a new executive for the state. The announcement comes as the state is going for the second phase of the civic poll due on January 28. The party, 175 days after the previous committee headed by Sachin Pilot...

Rajasthan Congress issues govt’s report card

The Rajasthan Congress on Friday claimed that the Ashok Gehlot government has fulfilled more than half of the promises made by the party in its election manifesto in the past 21 months. These promises were made during the 2018 Assembly election in the Congress’ manifesto. The AICC general secretary for Rajasthan, Ajay Maken, praised the...

Rajasthan: No breakthrough in Pilot-Maken meeting

Rajasthan Congress MLA Sachin Pilot is making persistent efforts to substantiate his claims against Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot. The differences between the two had resulted in a 32-day rebellion that brought the Ashok Gehlot government on the brink of collapse. Pilot, who along with 19 other rebel supporters returned to the party’s fold after...

Rajasthan govt to come up with report card on Oct 2

After a month-long political unrest, the Ashok Gehlot government in Rajasthan will be issuing a report card of the development in the state on October 2—Gandhi Jayanti. The report to be made available to the public will enlist the achievements of the Rajasthan government. It will also contain the targets met by the Rajasthan government...

Ajay Maken to visit Jaipur, changes in PCC likely

The newly appointed AICC general secretary for Rajasthan, Ajay Maken, is likely to come to Jaipur this week. Ajay Maken is expected to discuss the various issues related to Rajasthan Congress during his visit. Maken, who replaced Avinash Pandey as the general secretary, would meet the various party functionaries at the district level. The first...

Ajay Maken hopes to resolve Rajasthan crisis in 3 months

Ajay Maken, who was appointed as the AICC general secretary of Rajasthan, has taken over his charge in New Delhi. Ajay Maken has expressed hope that the crisis in the state will be resolved within the next 2-3 months. Maken was greeted by Sachin Pilot at the AICC office in Delhi when he took over...

Is Avinash Pandey’s replacement with Ajay Maken first political victory of Sachin Pilot?

In what is being hailed as the first political victory of Sachin Pilot, the Congress high command has replaced Avinash Pandey with Ajay Maken as AICC general secretary in-charge of Rajasthan. Sachin Pilot is being seen as the reason behind the swift ouster of Avinash Pandey. Notably, Ajay Maken is a Rahul Gandhi loyalist who...

Ajay Maken Asks Milind Deora to ‘Leave Congress’, Not to Propagate ‘Half-Baked Facts’

Former Union Minister and Congress leader Milind Deora praised the Arvind Kejriwal government and for doubling its revenues to Rs 60,000 crore and maintained a revenue surplus over the last 5 years. After which many leaders of Delhi Congress including Ajay Maken targeted Milind by asking to “leave Congress” and not to propagate “half-baked facts.”...