Rajasthan Election results: Ashok Gehlot to be sworn in as new chief minister on 17 Dec; Sachin Pilot to be his deputy

Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot will be sworn in as chief minister and deputy chief minister of Rajasthan on Monday

Press Trust of India December 14, 2018 21:53:18 IST
Rajasthan Election results: Ashok Gehlot to be sworn in as new chief minister on 17 Dec; Sachin Pilot to be his deputy

Jaipur: Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot will be sworn in as chief minister and deputy chief minister of Rajasthan on Monday.

Congress president Rahul Gandhi will also attend the ceremony, Congress Legislature Party leader Ashok Gehlot told party MLAs in Jaipur.

The MLAs held a meeting here soon after the two leaders arrived from Delhi, where the party had announced that Gehlot would be the state's next chief minister.

A party delegation then left for the Raj Bhawan to meet Governor Kalyan Singh. It included Gehlot, Pilot and AICC general secretary Avinash Pande.

Updated Date:

also read

Farmers protest Centre's Agnipath scheme in Jaipur
India

Farmers protest Centre's Agnipath scheme in Jaipur

The ruling Congress in the state has also announced protests in Rajasthan on 27 June against the scheme

Rajasthan's Kumawat community prohibits grooms with beard from getting married, here's why
India

Rajasthan's Kumawat community prohibits grooms with beard from getting married, here's why

About 20,000 people from the 19 villages of the Kumawat community have shifted to different cities of Maharashtra, Gujarat and southern states and they will also be required to follow the rules even if they performed rituals in the cities they are living in

Ghulam Nabi Azad tests positive for COVID-19
Politics

Ghulam Nabi Azad tests positive for COVID-19

The former leader of opposition in the Rajya Sabha made the announcement on Twitter