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In today’s featured cartoon, Satish Acharya alludes to the crisis brewing in the Rajasthan Congress, triggered by speculation that Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot — who has reportedly told senior party leaders that “nothing is in my hands” — is a top contender for the post of Congress president, possibly paving the way for Sachin Pilot to take over the CM’s chair.
Alok Nirantar too takes a dig at Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot, whose prospects of being the next Congress president have reportedly been affected by the rebellion in the party’s state unit. Incumbent Congress chief Sonia Gandhi is awaiting a written report on the situation.
R. Prasad draws on the attempt by Ashok Gehlot to hold on to the CM’s chair. The Congress’s Rajasthan unit has been hit by a major political crisis over Gehlot’s possible nomination for Congress president in the face of Rahul Gandhi’s ‘one person, one post’ diktat.
Kirtish Bhatt illustrates the chaos caused by the power struggle between Congress leaders Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot in the run-up to the Congress presidential elections.
Manjul alludes to the Green Consumer Day, observed on 28 September, which focuses on the importance of reusing, recycling and reducing waste material.