To cover up for her notable absence, Raje did send a congratulatory letter to Poonia which was read out by BJP General Secretary, Bhajanlal Sharma.
The other fact raising eyebrows in terms of her present role in the state is her constant absence from major events being organised in the state.
According to party sources, Raje was not consulted or taken into confidence in Poonia's appointment.
During Raje’s first stint as CM, six antique carpets had gone missing from the Khasa Kothi Hotel, run by the state tourism development corporation with her OSD named as an accused.
Sources indicate that as Jats, Rajputs and SC sections of the society have received representation in the Narendra Modi cabinet.
Raje is also said to have held several meetings in Jaipur over this past weekend to review the scenario.
Yadav clarified later saying it was a mere 'joke' and that his intentions were not to hurt the Chief Minister while Raje insisted that such language will set a bad example for youngsters.
The BJP had to face flak for the alleged dilution of the SC/ST act by the Supreme Court.
Launching a scathing attack on the Congress, Modi said people had started calling the party ‘bail gaadi’ as many of its leaders and erstwhile ministers were on bail.
The Vasundhara Raje-led BJP government’s decision to levy an extra 20 per cent surcharge on all alcoholic drinks to save cows has ignited a major political row in Rajasthan.
Rajasthan's education city Kota turned into Yoga city when over one lakh people performed yoga at one place at the same time and created a new Guinness World Record on International Yoga day today.
The Rajput Karni Sena is not happy with the news of the release date being announced, and have declared to gherao the CBFC office in Mumbai.
Earlier in the day, the state Home Minister said the state is considering a ban on the movie within the state as per the legal framework and is seeking legal advice.
In the letter, she also requested that the Central Board of Film Certification should consider all possible outcomes and effects before certifying the film.
The government has scheduled a meeting with all the leaders to discuss all the issues regarding Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati after several people from the Rajput community took offence.