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Will decide on support to Gehlot when there's clarity on floor test: CPM

This comes days after Balwan Poonia, one of the two CPI(M) MLAs in the state assembly, pledged his support to Gehlot, who is embroiled in a power struggle with his former deputy Sachin Pilot

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There is speculation that Gehlot may seek a floor test in the state assembly early next week to prove that the majority of the MLAs are with him.

Press Trust of India Jaipur
The CPI(M) on Monday said it will take a decision on supporting the Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot-led government once it becomes clear when the floor test will be held in the Rajasthan assembly.

This comes days after Balwan Poonia, one of the two CPI(M) MLAs in the state assembly, pledged his support to Gehlot, who is embroiled in a power struggle with his former deputy Sachin Pilot.

Poonia had told reporters at his residence here on Friday that he will vote in favour of the Congress government in case there is a floor test in the assembly.

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First Published: Jul 20 2020 | 7:15 PM IST

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