Raipur, December 25, 2008: The Chhattisgarh Assembly will elect its new speaker on January 5, next, Assembly officials said today.
All the 90 newly elect members are scheduled to take oath on January 5 after which the house would elect its third Speaker, Assembly sources told ChhattisgarhTopNews.Com.
The Governor E S L Narasimhan would also address the new house on the first day of the two day sittings.
On the second day of the sitting on January 9, the house is said to discuss on the vote of thanks to the Governor for his address to the house.
BJP MLA Dharam Kaushik is all set to elect as the Speaker of the Chhattisgarh Assembly.
Ruling Congress in Chhattisgarh today failed to reach a conclusion over finalisation of names for the 2023 Assembly election.
The Chief Election Commissioner of India Rajeev Kumar today enquired about the amount of seizure of liquor, cash and other materials, which are used to lure voters ahead of the Chhattisgarh Assembly election.
A high level team from the Election Commission arrived here today to review the preparedness of the Chhattisgarh Assembly election 2023.
Former Collector and senior bureaucrat from Chhattisgarh Neelkanth Tekam may soon join the BJP.
Despite having a strong Congress government in Chhattisgarh the AICC today picked up only two leaders from the state for the all-powerful Congress Working Committee.
Powerful AICC General Secretary K C Venugopal will be on tour of Chhattisgarh tomorrow.