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Ashok Gehlot


Bring back Congress govt for completion of projects: Rajasthan CM Gehlot to people

August 12, 2022 7:26 am

The elections in the state will be held next year. Stressing his point, Gehlot said the Barmer refinery project was delayed as the Congress government was ousted from power in the 2014 Assembly polls.

Lumpy skin disease: Protecting cattle priority of state govt, says Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

August 12, 2022 6:57 am

The chief minister said he recently met Union Animal Husbandry Minister Parshottam Rupala at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi and discussed the steps needed to contain the spread of the disease.

Rajasthan Police data refutes Ashok Gehlot’s claim of rising rape-murder cases, shows decline in two years

August 12, 2022 7:23 am

According to the Rajasthan Police data for the past five years, rape-murder cases constitute only around 0.45 per cent of the total number of rape cases registered during this period.

Ashok Gehlot claimed rise in murder after rape, NCRB data shows otherwise

August 11, 2022 12:54 pm

According to “Murder with Rape/Gang Rape’’ data, maintained by the NCRB since 2017, such crimes make up less than 1 per cent of total rapes in the country annually -- and the increase in this category has been marginal.

Rajasthan CM writes to PM Modi seeking national monument status for Mangarh Dham

August 09, 2022 7:37 am

In a letter to Modi, the chief minister said that in 1913, the British Army opened fire on tribals who had gathered in Mangarh of Banswara district under the leadership of Govind Guru.

Ashok Gehlot govt disrupted social audit process of exposing financial irregularities under pressure: Activists

August 09, 2022 7:13 am

Recently, protesting sarpanches demanded the ouster of Panchayati Raj Minister Ramesh Meena and also demanded the exclusion of civil society groups from the social audit process, which aims to highlight financial irregularities.

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot says death penalty for rape leading to murders, faces backlash

August 08, 2022 7:11 am

Opposition parties, including the BJP and Aam Aadmi Party, as well as the Delhi Commission for Women slammed Gehlot for his remarks.

‘Dummy accounts’ row: Gehlot govt’s Rajiv Gandhi scheme rollout hits Opp, youth wall

August 06, 2022 2:36 pm

The Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government’s fledgling internship programme has landed in controversy after an alleged letter got leaked on social media wherein the scheme’s beneficiaries are reportedly being asked to create “dummy” social media accounts.

Rajasthan CM Gehlot seeks central assistance to fight lumpy skin disease in cattle

August 05, 2022 7:28 am

More than 4,000 bovines, mostly cows, have died due to the infection which has spread to 16 districts of the state.

Rajasthan: Beneficiaries told to create ‘dummy’ social media accounts; govt suspends official

August 05, 2022 7:03 am

Om Prakash Bairwa, Director-cum-Joint Secretary, Directorate of Economics and Statistics — the person whom the letter claims to have issued the order — denied he had issued any such order.


'Chintan Shivir': Congress holds brainstorming session to revive party

May 14, 2022 10:42 pm

Chintan Shivir: Congress top brass party's three-day brainstorming session


Congress picks Ashok Gehlot as Rajasthan CM, Sachin Pilot is deputy CM

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

After deliberations, Congress President Rahul Gandhi has picked Ashok Gehlot for the post of Rajasthan Chief Minister. Sachin Pilot, who fought for the position, will be made deputy Chief Minister of the state.

How Congress sealed the deal in Rajasthan and MP | DECISION 2018

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

It was a close contest in both Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh between the Congress and BJP. But the grand old party did get a few things right which helped it get ahead of the bump in both the states. Manoj CG breaks it down.