After Rahul Gandhi, Ashok Gehlot got into trouble in the defamation case, Delhi court rejected the petition, know the case
The court said that the defamation case against Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot will continue
September 25 and 26 were fixed for further arguments in the case
Updated: Sep 19th, 2023
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot’s defamation case did not get relief and the Delhi court dismissed his plea. He filed an acquittal in a defamation case filed by Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat in Delhi’s Rose Avenue Court. Along with this, the court said that the defamation case against Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot will continue.
Earlier, Gehlot and Shekhawat were present through video conferencing
Before this, during the last hearing, Ashok Gehlot and Gajendra Singh Shekhawat were present through video conferencing and in the last hearing of the case, Union Minister Shekhawat’s lawyer opposed Gehlot’s plea and said that Gehlot’s plea is not worthy of hearing. After an hour and a half long arguments by the lawyers of Gehlot and Shekhawat, the court reserved the verdict for today. The Rouse Avenue court today dismissed the petition and has now fixed September 25 and 26 for further arguments in the case.
What is the matter?
The Chief Minister of Rajasthan has repeatedly accused Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat of being involved in the Sanjeevni scam. Millions of investors have been defrauded of crores of rupees in the Sanjeev scam. After this, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat filed a defamation case against Gehlot in Delhi court. In this matter, Chief Minister Gehlot says that whatever he said is from the SOG report of Rajasthan Police regarding the alleged scam.