Jaipur: CM Ashok Gehlot has reacted to the question of quitting the chief minister’s post after becoming the president, amid speculations that he will file nomination for the post of Congress president. Talking to the media in Delhi, CM Gehlot said that the decision of the party high command is acceptable. Let us inform that CM Gehlot has reached Delhi to meet Congress President Sonia Gandhi.
When CM Gehlot was asked during a media interaction in Delhi that he would file nomination? Responding to this, he said, “Look, what is the nomination paper, I have come today, I will talk to all my friends, what is everyone’s opinion, all the decisions will be made according to it, so what can I tell you now as soon as I come?” All I can say is that in the present situation in which we are walking in the Congress, Rahul Gandhi is traveling on one side, that journey has created restlessness in the Bharatiya Janata Party.
He further said that, therefore, we are walking in that environment, so we will take whatever decisions we take, which will strengthen the Congress with every decision of ours, this is my goal. Today the party has given me everything, the high command has given everything, the party has given everything, for the last 40 years, for 50 years, I have been in the posts, no post is important for me, it is for me that how I Whatever responsibility I get or whatever responsibility I should take, I will do that.
Responding to the question of one post, he said that, we have passed the resolution, where there are nominees, there are 2 posts, where a high command nominates, they are called 2 posts, this election is open for all, Congress. The election of the President is open for everyone, anyone can stand in it, it is 9 thousand people, any person out of 9 thousand can stand, whether he is MP, MLA, Minister, Chief Minister, Tomorrow someone will say that I want to stand as a minister of the state, so he can be, he can remain a minister and also become Congress President.
Responding to the question about continuing as the Chief Minister of Rajasthan, he said that, I am not talking about staying or not, time will tell where I live, where I will not live, but I would like to live there so that If the party benefits because of my stay, then I will not back down.
In the present situation in which we are walking, on one hand Rahul Gandhi is traveling, that journey has created restlessness in the Bharatiya Janata Party, the issues which he has raised, apart from inflation and unemployment, within the country The whole country is worried about the situation that is prevailing. pic.twitter.com/VZKljlQpR6
— Ashok Gehlot (@ashokgehlot51) September 21, 2022
On the other hand, in response to the question about the competition with Shashi Tharoor, he said that, see these matches must be held, internal democracy must be in the party, only then people will know that there is internal democracy in this party. When did Rajnath Singh ji become, when Amit Shah ji became the president of BJP and when did Nadda become sahib, is there any discussion inside the country? We are fortunate that the media of the country only talks about Congress.