Rajasthan Row Latest Updates: Cabinet meeting concluded; Ministers leave for Hotel Fairmont

Pilot-led Cong camp releases video showing 16 MLAs sitting together

In a show of strength, Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot-led Rajasthan Congress camp on Monday released a video showing at least 16 MLAs sitting together. This comes hours after the Congress held a legislature party meeting. Party leaders said 106 of 122 MLAs attended, a claim contested by the Pilot camp. The 10-second video was shared late at night on Pilot's official WhatsApp group. In the video, at least 16 MLAs are seen sitting together in a close circle. Pilot is not seen in the video. Six other people can be seen in the video but they could not be identified.

After Madhya Pradesh, BJP looking to demolish Cong govt in Rajasthan: Shiv Sena in Saamna

Shiv Sena has slammed the BJP alleging that after Madhya Pradesh they are looking to demolish the Congress government in Rajasthan.

"On one hand when the country is facing a coronavirus crisis, the BJP is creating a different fuss. During this period the BJP has demolished the Kamal Nath government in Madhya Pradesh, and now it is looking to demolish the Ashok Gehlot's government in Rajasthan. However, it is not possible," the party said in its mouthpiece Saamna.

We are giving a second chance to Sachin Pilot, says Raj Cong in-charge Avinash Pande

We are giving a second chance to Sachin Pilot,asked him to attend today's CLP meet.I hope today all MLAs come&give solidarity to leadership&for which ppl of Rajasthan voted, we all want to work for development of state: Rajasthan Congress in-charge Avinash Pande to ANI.

Sachin Pilot skips second Congress meet in Rajasthan

According to a report by NDTV, Sachin Pilot skips second Congress meet in Rajasthan day after party reaches out to him.

Meanwhile, Congress Legislative Party meeting is being conducted again & again to send messages to Sachin Pilot that still there's time for him to come. Party's top leadership still has flexibility for him. Decision will be taken after today's meeting over further course of action. Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Ahmed Patel, P. Chidambaram and KC Venugopal have talked to Sachin Pilot several times, but there is less possibility of his attending the CLP meet today, sources told ANI.

Congress has been claiming that their leaders are united but it's clear that there are internal disputes: Rajasthan BJP President Satish Punia

Congress has been claiming that their leaders are united but it's clear that there are internal disputes, because of which, Sachin Pilot had to leave the party after facing humiliation. At present, we are not demanding floor test, said Rajasthan BJP President Satish Punia.

Congress Legislative Party meeting begins at Fairmont Hotel in Jaipur

Rajasthan: Congress Legislative Party (CLP) meeting begins at Fairmont Hotel in Jaipur.

There are chances that Sachin Pilot could be expelled from the Congress party

102 MLAs present at ongoing Congress Legislative Party meeting: report

102 MLAs present at the ongoing Congress Legislative Party (CLP) meeting at Fairmont Hotel in Jaipur have unanimously demanded that Sachin Pilot should be removed from the party, Sources told news agency ANI.

Congress MLAs unanimously demand that Sachin Pilot should be removed from party

Rajasthan: Inside visuals of MLAs attending the ongoing Congress Legislative Party (CLP) meeting at Fairmont Hotel in Jaipur. MLAs are present at the meeting have unanimously demanded that Sachin Pilot should be removed from the party.

Sachin Pilot removed as Deputy Chief Minister, announces Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala

Sachin Pilot removed as Deputy Chief Minister, announces Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala. Education minister Govind Singh Dotasra to be new PCC chief.

RajasthanCM Ashok Gehlot meets Governor Kalraj Mishra

Rajasthan: CM Ashok Gehlot meets Governor Kalraj Mishra, at Raj Bhawan in Jaipur.

Rajasthan Guv Kalraj Mishra accepts CM Ashok Gehlot's proposal to remove Sachin Pilot as Deputy CM

Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra has accepted CM Ashok Gehlot's proposal to remove Sachin Pilot as Deputy CM, and Vishvender Singh and Ramesh Meena as ministers.

Bhartiya Tribal Party MLA Rajkumar Roat alleges police not letting him move out

Rajkumar Roat, BTP (Bhartiya Tribal Party) MLA from Chorasi in a video, alleges police not letting him move, have taken his car keys and it's a hostage like situation.

High command was compelled to take the decision because since a long time BJP was conspiring and resorting to horse-trading: Ashok Gehlot

High command was compelled to take the decision because since a long time BJP was conspiring and resorting to horse-trading. We knew it was a big conspiracy; now some of our friends went astray because of it and went to Delhi, said Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

Rajasthan cabinet reshuffle on Thursday

Cabinet reshuffle on Thursday, 16 July. The ceremony will be held at Raj Bhavan at 4.40 pm.

There is nothing in Sachin Pilot's hands, it is the BJP which is running the show, says Ashok Gehlot

There is nothing in Sachin Pilot's hands, it is the BJP which is running the show. BJP has arranged that resort and they are managing everything. The same team which worked in Madhya Pradesh is at work here: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

Cabinet meeting to be held at CM Gehlot's residence at 7.30 pm

State cabinet meeting to be held at Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot's residence at 7:30 pm and meeting of Council of Ministers at 8:00 pm on Tueday, reported ANI.

Now, 59 office bearers of Congress Tonk unit resign 

59 office bearers of Tonk unit of Congress party in Rajasthan tender their resignations in protest against the removal of Sachin Pilot as the Deputy CM and Rajasthan PCC Chief.

Here is the full list:

Sad to see him leave Congress, says Shashi Tharoor

On Tuesday, after Pilot was sacked, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said that he is sad to see him leave the party. He said, "I consider him one of our best & brightest, and wish it had not come to this. Instead of parting, he should have joined the effort to make the Party a better& more effective instrument for his, and our, dreams."

Cabinet meeting concluded; Ministers leave for Hotel Fairmont 

Ministers leave from the residence of Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot for Fairmont Hotel, after the state cabinet and Council of Ministers meetings concluded.

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