Rajasthan Congress chief said the public rallies held are only Pilot’s personal initiative.
In the midst of the political turmoil in Congress since the storm last Sunday, discussions on a change of leadership in Rajasthan are continuing in full swing.
Party general secretary KC Venugopal also said it will be clear by tomorrow, the last day of filing nominations for the post of Congress party president, who all will contest.
When asked if he will continue as chief minister, Gehlot, who is a three-time chief minister of Rajasthan, said Sonia Gandhi will decide on the issue.
Gehlot is now the front runner for the top post in the AICC and after 25 years, he will be the only non-Gandhi face, who will head the Congress.
At present, 1,632 patients affected with the virus are undergoing treatment in Rajasthan. On Monday, 187 fresh cases were reported in the state.
Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot plays down Minister Ashok Chandna's tweet, says should not be taken seriously
Ashok Chandna made his displeasure public through a tweet, saying he does not want to hold on to the dishonourable ministerial post.
In this context, CM Ashok Gehlot said that the BJP's preparation is to set fire and engineer riots “as they know that they are losing the next election.”
People visited Ashok Gehlot's residence to extend wishes but he postponed all programmes and reached the CMO in the morning to hold a high level meeting.
Legal action should be taken against those spreading misleading messages and rumours on social media. Anti-social elements must be identified and strict action be taken against them, he said.
Dividing the country on religious and caste lines is part of the BJP's agenda and the people need to understand it, Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot said.
Ashok Gehlot said that the Rajasthan government is making all efforts to minimize the impact of power crisis so that people do not have to suffer a lot.
Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot slams BJP's 'dictatorial attitude' after arrest of Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani
Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot condemned the arrest of Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani by the Assam Police calling it an abuse of power.
Development not possible without peace, PM Modi should make appeal for reducing communal tension: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot
Voicing concern over increasing incidents of communal tension in the country, Ashok Gehlot said development of the country is not possible without peace.
Ashok Gehlot took a dig at the BJP government at the Centre saying it came to power by promising 'Acche Din' but failed to deliver them.
An MLA from Rajasthan's Sirohi assembly constituency, Sanyam Lodha has sought relief for accused Gemaram in a letter to CM Ashok Gehlot.
Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot accused the BJP of winning the assembly elections in four states by polarising votes and making clever statements.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot Thursday said the party accepts the mandate of assembly elections held in five states.
Ashok Gehlot accused the BJP of indulging in politics of religion, while asserting that the Congress always talks about religious equality.
Ashok Gehlot suggested that the Centre should change the rules of the Medical Council of India so that both government and private sectors can open more medical colleges.