Oct 18, 2021 07:30 AM IST
Ashok Gehlot was reviewing the power supply situation in the state in a meeting held at the chief minister's residence. He said that in order to give relief to the people, the state government has purchased electricity worth Rs 182 crore in October.
- Oct 02, 2021 08:07 PM IST
In Rajasthan, former Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot and Gehlot have been locked in a leadership tussle.
- Sep 05, 2021 08:51 PM IST
Gehlot said the farmers have fully understood the BJP's 'false promise' of doubling their income by 2022 and attempts to hand over agriculture to big businessmen by imposing anti-farmer agriculture laws without taking the farmers into confidence.
- Aug 31, 2021 03:28 PM IST
"The manner in which farmers were attacked in Karnal of Haryana is condemnable. With such brutal actions, an atmosphere is being created to instigate farmers across the country," Gehlot tweeted.
- Aug 27, 2021 01:30 PM IST
Lokesh Sharma, the officer on special duty to the chief minister, said, "The CM’s angioplasty has been done successfully. Everything is fine”.
- Aug 01, 2021 11:04 PM IST
He also said that due to disturbance in nature's balance, calamities like global warming, drought, excessive rains, floods and landslides are being faced.
- Jul 30, 2021 02:07 PM IST
"Forget, forgive and unite. There is no dearth of development work in the state. The work will continue like this.... Have faith. All of you will win (in the election) and the Congress will form the government in 2023," Gehlot said during an informal meeting with party MLAs at his residence on Thursday night.
- Jul 16, 2021 07:16 PM IST
According to a statement, agricultural consumers will be able to get a grant of Rs 1,000 per month on electricity bills or a maximum of Rs 12,000 per year.
- Jun 14, 2021 09:08 AM IST
Senior Congress leaders, including general secretary in-charge of Congress in Rajasthan Ajay Maken, are holding discussions with leaders of various camps to resolve their grievances.
- Jun 13, 2021 09:37 AM IST
“The state government is cautious about this and directions have been issued to make arrangements for providing treatment and counselling to such patients and their families,” Gehlot said in a statement.
- Jun 11, 2021 12:59 PM IST
The development comes close on the heels of Jitin Prasada deserting the Congress to join the BJP and in the backdrop of a three-member Congress panel trying to resolve the rebellion against Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.
- Jun 01, 2021 06:38 PM IST
Ashok Gehlot said only the BJP has more members in the GST Council. Keeping out the Congress members is most unfortunate and strikes at the very roots of cooperative federalism, he added.
- May 25, 2021 12:49 PM IST
"The Union Health Ministry should leave statistics and ensure more vaccines are available to the states. If the third wave affects children, then the country will never forgive," Ashok Gehlot tweeted.
- May 20, 2021 10:34 PM IST
Mucormycosis or black fungus is a notifiable disease in the state under the Rajasthan Pandemic Act.
- May 10, 2021 07:52 AM IST
“There should not be any kind of laxity in enforcing the lockdown. Whoever violates the guideline, strict action should be taken against them,” he said in a statement.
- May 07, 2021 10:39 AM IST
Rajasthan lockdown bans marriage functions and also intrastate movement till May 24.
- May 06, 2021 06:59 PM IST
There is already a shortage of oxygen, medicines and other equipment, and the country might soon face a shortage of medical staff as well, the Rajasthan CM said.
- Apr 20, 2021 10:47 AM IST
'Finally the Central govt has relented & taken decision to allow everyone above 18 to be vaccinated. The Central govt should now ensure adequate availability of vaccines so that people above the age of 18 years can be vaccinated asap, ' he tweeted. 'We look forward to a rational & transparent strategy for vaccine distribution among states in the coming days,' he added.
- Apr 10, 2021 09:30 AM IST
Ashok Gehlot also said that the Centre's claim of no shortage of COVID-19 vaccines in the country is wrong and demanded that a status report on availability of doses be made public.
- Mar 31, 2021 02:45 PM IST
The Congress high command needs to act fast in this case to placate Sachin Pilot. Else, it risks repeat of last year’s crisis, even potentially destabilising the Congress government in Rajasthan
- Mar 23, 2021 02:28 PM IST
“Corona cases are increasing rapidly in the country. Experts are of the opinion that the government of India should focus more and more on vaccination.Public will be safe from corona only with maximum vaccination,” he said in a series of tweets.
- Feb 24, 2021 06:55 PM IST
Speaking to reporters after presenting the state Budget for 2021-22, the chief minister said the central government should find ways to give relief to the common man from the burden of the fuel price hikes.
- Feb 20, 2021 11:19 AM IST
In a series of tweets, Gehlot targeted the Centre and cleared his stand on the rumours that Rajasthan levies highest tax on fuel prices.
- Jan 27, 2021 11:30 AM IST
The victims were residents of Rajgarh in Madhya Pradesh and were returning home, police said.
- Dec 21, 2020 03:06 PM IST
In a tweet, Ashok Gehlot said India was late in banning international flights when COVID-19 had started spreading, leading to a drastic spike in cases in the country.