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Sachin Pilot Goes ‘Desi’ Sleeps Under the Stars to Connect to Villagers

India | Trending Desk | June 10, 2019, 5:56 pm
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 Amidst trying times for the Congress following their massive defeat at the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot was seen connecting to people at the grassroots level during a two-day field visit to the districts of Sirohi, Jalore and Pali. (Image: Special Arrangement)

Amidst trying times for the Congress following their massive defeat at the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot was seen connecting to people at the grassroots level during a two-day field visit to the districts of Sirohi, Jalore and Pali. (Image: Special Arrangement)

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 Pilot slept under the stars in a land belonging to a farmer Jaikishan in Kasela village, a place where Pilot had earlier stayed as well. He had promised the villagers he would return once the Congress gained power. (Image: Special Arrangement)

Pilot slept under the stars in a land belonging to a farmer Jaikishan in Kasela village, a place where Pilot had earlier stayed as well. He had promised the villagers he would return once the Congress gained power. (Image: Special Arrangement)

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 Pilot's Kasela visit saw him interacting with farmers and villagers to better understand the problems plaguing them and also how they are coping with the sweltering heat. (Image: Special Arrangement)

Pilot's Kasela visit saw him interacting with farmers and villagers to better understand the problems plaguing them and also how they are coping with the sweltering heat. (Image: Special Arrangement)

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 Going all 'desi', the deputy chief minister was also seen brushing his teeth with a '<em>neem daatun</em>'. (Image: Special Arrangement)

Going all 'desi', the deputy chief minister was also seen brushing his teeth with a 'neem daatun'. (Image: Special Arrangement)

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 Sachin was also see shaving using traditional means out in the open. (Image: Special Arrangement)

Sachin was also see shaving using traditional means out in the open. (Image: Special Arrangement)

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 The deputy chief minister’s stay at Kasela saw him dining on 'ker-sangri ki sabji', buttermilk, rabri and chapati in a thatched hut that had been specially erected for him. (Image: Special Arrangement)

The deputy chief minister’s stay at Kasela saw him dining on 'ker-sangri ki sabji', buttermilk, rabri and chapati in a thatched hut that had been specially erected for him. (Image: Special Arrangement)

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 Pilot's second day of inspection in Jalore and Pali districts saw him directing officials to improve the wage rate under the MGNREGA scheme. He also addressed complaints regarding the delay in payment of wages of MATES workers when MGNREGA Commissioner P C Kishan revealed that the delay was due to the delay in the release of Rs 1500 crore funds by the central government. (Image: Special Arrangement)

Pilot's second day of inspection in Jalore and Pali districts saw him directing officials to improve the wage rate under the MGNREGA scheme. He also addressed complaints regarding the delay in payment of wages of MATES workers when MGNREGA Commissioner P C Kishan revealed that the delay was due to the delay in the release of Rs 1500 crore funds by the central government. (Image: Special Arrangement)

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