Jaipur: The Gehlot cabinet expansion exercise in Rajasthan now seems to be progressing at a rapid pace. Meanwhile, Rajasthan PCC President and Education Minister Govind Singh Dotasra convened an urgent meeting today i.e. Meanwhile, supporters of the Pilot group started creating ruckus even before the meeting began. All supporters are demanding that former Rajasthan PCC chief Sachin Pilot replace CM Ashok Gehlot as the new CM. Let us also tell you, "After the Punjab Congress dispute was resolved, the High Command has now intensified the exercise on Rajasthan.''
Amidst all this, Rajasthan Congress in-charge Ajay Maken and Congress organization general secretary KC Venugopal left for Delhi at around 12 noon today after discussions with CM last Saturday over the expansion of the Ashok Gehlot cabinet. Some sources said, if some of the existing ministers of Rajasthan are cut off, the Pilot camp will get a place. All these decisions will be announced only after the permission of the Congress high command. Let us also tell you that as per the present requirement of the Rajasthan Cabinet, 9 more Ministers can be made in the Gehlot Government. According to information received, Rajasthan in-charge Ajay Maken and organization general secretary KC Venugopal have returned to Delhi today with a list of last names after the cabinet reshuffle.
He will then meet Congress President Sonia Gandhi. Some sources said it is Sonia Gandhi who will take a final decision on the cabinet reorganization list. Not only that, chief minister Ashok will fix a date for the cabinet reshuffle only after Sonia Gandhi's green signal. Some sources say the Ashok Gehlot cabinet is likely to expand this week.