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Pressure amongst Sachin Pilot and Gehlot arise in Rajasthan yet once again




Tension between Sachin Pilot and Gehlot emerge in Rajasthan yet again

Nonchalant of the developments within the bash, as Congress scion Rahul Gandhi jets absent to Italy, reports indicates that all is nonetheless not well within just its Rajasthan condition device. If experiences are to be believed, ditching the get together celebration in Rajasthan, former Deputy Chief Minister and Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee president Sachin Pilot was seen attending the party’s 136th foundation day programme in Delhi.

On Monday, Congress celebrated its 136th basis day programme at the central workplace in Delhi and at all other state headquarters throughout the country. The AICC experienced invited Congress Performing Committee associates and MPs for the Foundation Day programme at the headquarters.

Even so, according to stories, the rebel Congress leader Sahin Pilot, who at existing is neither a Congress Doing the job Committee member nor an MP, attended the system in Delhi. In addition to, what is even far more shocking is that Pilot chose to go to the application in Delhi relatively than go to the method organised in his dwelling turf- Rajasthan.

According to sources, Pilot did not want any controversy to emerge.

Sachin Pilot flies back to household turf, Congress forms committee to solve grievances among him and Gehlot

For the unversed, Congress had in August deputed a 3-member committee of senior leaders such as the AICC in-cost Ajay Maken to solve the discrepancies between the Gehlot and Pilot camps.

The month-long enthralling drama in just Rajasthan Congress

The discord among the two factions within the Condition governing administration turned obvious in the month of July soon after rebel Congress chief Sachin Pilot was ousted as Deputy CM and condition Congress chief by the Congress celebration which accused him conspiring with BJP to destabilise govt.

This was followed by a thirty day period-long enthralling drama, with Ashok Gehlot 1st disclosing that the two were being not in speaking terms for the previous 1.5 a long time. The tussle became bitter when the Rajasthan CM lashed out at the rebel chief by calling him “nikamma and nakaara (useless)”. The clearly show arrived at its climax with eventually Sachin Pilot returning to his household turf and conceding in advance of Ashok Gehlot. Soon, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot informed that a 3-member committee has been constituted by the Congress social gathering to take care of grievances with Sachin Pilot. He claimed that peace and brotherhood would usually stay in the grand outdated bash.

As it has been for most of the men and women around the globe who have been fighting the fatal scourge of the coronavirus pathogen, the yr 2020 has not been specifically great for the Rajasthan Congress. The Congress party in the point out could current a photo of a united residence but the fact remains that adhering to an open up riot by previous chief minister Sachin Pilot, the feud in the get together hasn’t pale away.

Amidst all this, the Congress scion Rahul Gandhi remaining for Italy on Sunday afternoon, a working day in advance of the party’s 136th foundation working day. Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra prevented answering questions on brother Rahul whilst conversing to the reporters amid celebrations at the Delhi headquarters. Congress main Sonia Gandhi was also not present when senior chief AK Antony hoisted the party flag to mark the party.


Shiv Sena picks battle with Karnataka, activists test to eliminate point out flag in Belagavi




Shiv Sena picks fight with Karnataka, activists try to remove state flag in Belagavi

The Belagavi (Belgaum) police clamped prohibitory orders underneath Part 35 of the Karnataka law enforcement act, in order to impede Shiv Sena activists from getting into the metropolis. The law enforcement were forced to implement the ban just after numerous Shiv Sena leaders designed a ruckus in Belagavi overtly threatening to take out the Karnataka flag hoisted atop the company building and hoist a saffron colour bash flag as an alternative.

The protest which was carried out by Maharashtra Ekikaran Samiti (MES), the outfit which has constantly claimed that Belagavi belongs to Maharashtra and not Karnataka, and Shiv Sena leaders, was also joined by various pro-Maharashtra outfits and a big amount of Shiv Sena activists from Kohlapur who gathered in entrance of Belagavi Town Corporation (BCC) and elevated slogans, demanding the removing of the flag.

Talking about the determination to impose the prohibitory orders, Police commissioner Dr K Tyagrajan reported that the action was taken as a precautionary evaluate to keep legislation and get in the metropolis as Shiv Sena chief Vijay Dhavane experienced plans of providing a provocative speech at Belagavi, which would have disrupted the linguistic harmony in the city.

Owing to this, Belagavi police experienced built elaborate safety arrangement in and about the Belagavi City Corporation (BCC) campus and other delicate spots in the town. at?v=H2OsoqjGJ1E

Even with the orders getting in spot, Shiv Sena activists-led by Vijay Dhavane attempted to forcefully make their way into Belagavi by the Karnataka border around Shinoli village. This led to a confrontation involving the Shiv Sena activists and the Belagavi police in the Kohlapur district around 20 km away from the city of Belagavi.

Shiv Sena protests in Belagavi about elimination of Shivaji statue

This is, nonetheless, not the 1st time Shiv Sena activists have designed a ruckus in the town. Past year, Shiv Sena occasion staff had staged a protest versus with effigies of Karnataka CM Yediyurappa about the elimination of a Shivaji statue in Belgaum’s Mangutti village.

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray likens Belagavi to PoK

Earlier, Maharashtra CM and Shiv Sena main Uddhav Thackeray, who has typically raked up the border issue in the name of Marathi language and lifestyle, had also stirred a controversy just after likening Belagavi to ‘Pakistan occupied Kashmir’ (PoK).

On December 20, in a bizarre comment, Uddhav Thackeray reported: “Like PoK, there was a Karnataka-occupied Maharashtra. Individuals in Belgaum are not only Hindus but also Marathi-talking persons and wished to be portion of Maharashtra. However, they are dealing with oppression from the BJP-led authorities in Karnataka. Even for talking the reality, the Belgaum mayor was booked for treason,” he explained in the Assembly”. The Maharashtra Chief Minister built the Karnataka comment even though referring to the Citizenship Amendment Act.

The Karnataka-Maharashtra border situation

The Karnataka-Maharashtra border issues go back to as quite a few as 50 decades. It consists of a established of a lot more than 800 villages along with Belagavi district getting claimed by Maharashtra as a section of the state on linguistic grounds. Actually, Belagavi district, which was previously a aspect of the Bombay presidency was provided to Karnataka just after independence.

When quite a few Maharashtra leaders which include Senapati Bapat have fought to regain Belgaum, a govt-appointed commission formed in Oct 1966, named Mahajan Commission below former Chief Justice Mehr Chand Mahajan had in August 1967 awarded Maharashtra 264 villages which include Nandagad, Nippani Khanapur, but allow Karnataka retain Belagavi (Belgaum), though Kasargod went to Kerala.

Nevertheless the then Maharashtra federal government vociferously turned down the suggestions terming it biased and illogical, the state of Karnataka approved it and needed it to be executed. Having said that, the make any difference remained unresolved as the Central Governing administration remaining it open up.

Later on in 2005, the Maharashtra federal government filed a petition in the Supreme Court staking claim about Belgaum. The Supreme Courtroom commenced its listening to on Maharashtra’s petition on 17 January 2007 and is nonetheless currently being listened to in the apex court.

Very last 12 months just after the Maha Vikas Aghadi government was shaped in Maharashtra, Main Minister Uddhav Thackeray appointed ministers Chhagan Bhujbal and Eknath Shinde as coordinators to oversee the state’s endeavours to expedite the circumstance relevant to the border dispute.

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