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BJP MP Virendra Kumar to be the Protem Speaker of 17th Lok Sabha


Kumar is likely to be administered the oath of office at the Rashtapati Bhavan on April 17

New Delhi: Virendra Kumar, a seventh time BJP MP from Tikamgarh constituency in Madhya Pradesh and a former Union Minister, has been chosen to be the Protem Speaker of the Lok Sabha.

Usually, the senior-most member of the House is chosen as protem Speaker whose job is to oversee the oath taking by the newly-elected members and the election of a regular Speaker of the house.

Kumar is likely to be administered the oath of office at the Rashtapati Bhavan on April 17 ...


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