AICC general secretary (organisation) K C Venugopal and in-charge of the state Ajay Maken will arrive in Jaipur Saturday night to hold meetings with Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, his rival Sachin Pilot and other leaders of the party.
The Congress had won 47 seats in the heritage municipal corporation in the civic polls last year and emerged as the single largest party. However, it had to take the support of Independent councillors to reach the majority mark in the civic body of 51.
Senior ACB officials said the arrested person has been identified as Shashank Yadav, a 2010 batch IRS officer, who is currently posted as General Manager, Government Opium & Alkaloid Works in Ghazipur, Uttar Pradesh.
Family members of 62-year-old Devendra Singh Faujdar allege he was ‘framed’ because he raised issues pertaining to public interest and highlighted shortcomings in the public healthcare system in Bharatpur.
“Some Congress MLAs are talking about their phones being tapped. They told me about this. I told them that they should speak with the Chief Minister, and I think they have conveyed the message," said Chaksu MLA Ved Prakash Solanki, who was among the 18 MLAs who supported Pilot last year.
Vinod Bamnia, who was a member of Bhim Army, was assaulted on June 5 near his home in Kikraliya village of Rajasthan’s Hanumangarh district, and died in a hospital in Sriganganagar two days later, police said.
The division bench of Justices Rameshwar Vyas and Vijay Bishnoi also directed the state government on Thursday to explain why it is not considering Pakistani Migrants who are not in possession of ID cards eligible for vaccination.
Amidst reports of the growing say of the BJP central leadership in state matters and Vasundhara Raje being missing from several programmes of the state unit, the former CM’s supporters have in recent times floated parallel outfits backing her.