Sachin Pilot removed as Rajasthan Deputy CM

Jaipur: Congress leader Sachin Pilot was removed as Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister following a rebellion by him against state Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.

After a Congress Legislature Party meet for the second consecutive day, senior Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala announced that Pilot has also been removed as the chief of the Pradesh Congress Committee as part of the disciplinary action against him.

Surjewala said Govind Singh Dotasra has been appointed as Rajasthan PCC chief in the place of Pilot.

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