Jaipur. Senior Congress leader Deepender Singh Shekhawat on Monday demanded a strength test in the Rajasthan Assembly as soon as possible to clarify how many MLAs are in support of Congress President Sachin Pilot.
He also made it clear on behalf of the pilot faction that he does not want to leave the Congress and will not join the BJP even if a helpless situation arises. Speaking to reporters, Shekhawat said, “We want a power test at the earliest, which will clarify the situation.” We are with Congress and Congress President Sachin Pilot. ”
He said, 'I want to clarify that we will not join the BJP and do not want to leave the Congress and they will not join the BJP even if a helpless situation arises.'
When asked if the pilot faction is considering forming a new party, he said that till now we have not thought anything but we will not go with the BJP. We are only talking about leadership change.
He said, “About 30 MLAs are in support of State Congress Committee President Sachin Pilot. This number can also be more than 30. If there is a power test in the house, it will be clear. “Shekhawat said that people have seen what can happen under political pressure.
He said that the MLAs were present in the Congress Legislature Party meeting but they were not there with their hearts and souls. He said whether or not there were 109 MLAs in support of the Gehlot faction, it will be clear from the strength test in the House.