Former Rajasthan Deputy Chief minister and ousted Congress chief of the state, Sachin Pilot has hit back at comments made on him by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot. Pilot said, he is sad but not surprised at the allegations levelled at him, adding that an attempt is being to malign his credibility by diverting attention from the main issue. "I am saddened but not surprised to be at the receiving end of such baseless and vexatious allegations being leveled against me. This is done solely to malign me and to stifle the legitimate concerns that I had raised against the party leadership of the state, as a member and MLA of INC. This attempt further aims at defaming me and attack my credibility. The narrative is being redirected to avoid addressing the main issue"