Sachin Pilot meets speaker, Congress MLAs amid lobbying for Rajasthan CM post

Former Rajasthan deputy CM Sachin Pilot on Friday reached Jaipur from Kochi amid hectic lobbying in the Congress for the chief minister’s post after Ashok Gehlot announced his decision to contest the Congress national president’s election, and rushed to meet the Speaker and party MLAs. It is learnt that the party top brass has asked Pilot to stay put in Jaipur and meet MLAs till a final decision is taken.