Raipur: Narayan Chandel of Bharatiya Janata
Party was Monday elected as Deputy Speaker of Chhattisgarh
His name was proposed by Chief Minister Raman Singh,
Devjibhai Patel and Brijmohan Agrawal and supported by Bahujan
Samaj Party`s Sourabh Singh, Dujram Boudh and BJP`s Badridhar
Chandel is an MLA from Jangir Champa Assembly segment.
He bagged 50 votes defeating Congress` Dharamjeet Singh
who polled 39 votes. Singh`s name was proposed by Ajit Jogi
and supported by Agni Chandrakar and Nandkumar Patel.