Lashing out at his predecessor Vasundhara Raje, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday said that during the five-year rule of BJP corruption crossed all limits and conspiracies abounded to destabilise communal harmony in the state.
Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla on Sunday announced to put off his ongoing sit-in (Mahapadav) for a few days in the wake of a function in memory of former Union Minister and community leader late Rajesh Pilot.
Agitating Gujjars and Rajasthan
government on Tuesday made positive noises after the latest round
of talks but consensus eluded the two sides on the main demand
for five per cent quota in state jobs for the community.
The Rajasthan government on Tuesday categorically said the ongoing recruitment drive in the state would not be put on hold as demanded by agitating Gujjars who continued to lay siege to rail and road routes in on day nine.
The ongoing Gujjar agitation over
the reservation issue and the foggy weather conditions in
North India have affected movement of more than 500 trains
during the last one week, causing widespread inconvenience to
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has alleged that the conspiracy to revive the Gujjar agitation for reservations in the state was hatched during the marriage of BJP president Nitin Gadkari`s son in Nagpur recently.