and Rahulji, I am happy to tell you that we stopped them for doing so,” he added. Targeting the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, he alleged the BJP started out with offering tea to people but was now collecting money from
them in return. “In return for that five rupee tea, they are now collecting (hundreds of rupees) from every house in every village...just like their leader LK Advani had done with a promise to re-build the Ram temple in Ayodhya,” he alleged.Former chief minister Ashok Gehlot said that BJP managed to come to power by “misleading” people in the Assembly polls last year by terming free medicine as poison and repeating lies hundred times.Ashok Gehlot back in the front rowFormer chief minister Ashok Gehlot’s absence from Congress meetings after the loss in the Assembly polls was interpreted in different ways by sections of Congress people -- while some said he was sidelined others believed he took the backseat himself. But in Deoli, Gehlot once again was seen sharing the front row with AICC vice president Rahul Gandhi. Gehlot’s fan following was worth noticing after the public meeting was over. While most of the Congress leaders were spotted with few workers around them, Gehlot was surrounded by hundreds of workers till he left for Jaipur in his vehicle.Union minister tells govt to clear air on Meena, Mina row. Union minister and MP Tonk Sawai Madhopur Namonarayan Meena demanded the state government to clear their stand on the legal dispute on Meena and Mina surname of the tribal community. He said both were same and threatened to protest if the government did not issue the caste certificate.