I won’t join BJP: Sachin Pilot

Jaipur: A day after the Congress announced that Sachin Pilot has been removed as Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister and PCC chief, the rebel leader today announced that he is not joining the BJP.

“Some leaders in Rajasthan trying to fuel speculation that I am joining BJP but I am not doing so,” said Pilot, who has risen a banner of revolt against Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.

He added: “I have worked very hard to bring Congress back in govt in Rajasthan.”

Manwhile, All India Congress Committee (AICC) general secretary and party in-charge for Rajasthan Avinash Pande dissolved all cells and departments of the state party unit.

Taking to Twitter, Pandey announced the decision late on Tuesday night. In another tweet, he said that no congressmen will communicate with the media without the permission of newly appointed Rajasthan Congress president Govind Singh Dotasara.


NT Bureau