TN: Jayakumar, Dhanapal elected Speaker, Deputy Speaker

Last Updated: Friday, May 27, 2011 - 11:26

Chennai: AIADMK legislators D Jayakumar and P Dhanapal were on Friday unanimously elected as Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the 14th Tamil Nadu Assembly.

Pro-tem Speaker CK Thamizharasan announced the election of the two after which he said his term had come to an end.

Jayakumar, AIADMK MLA from Royapuram, was led to the Speaker`s chair by Leader of the House, Finance Minister O Panneerselavam and Opposition Leader Vijayakanth, keeping to the custom.
Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and DMK floor leader MK Stalin were among those present on the occasion.

PTI



First Published: Friday, May 27, 2011 - 11:26
TAGS:

More from zeenews

 
comments powered by Disqus
Party Won Trends Swing
BJP 122 122 76
SHS 63 63 19
INC 42 42 -40
NCP 41 41 -21
MNS 1 1 -12
OTH 19 19 -22
Party wise Trends/Tally | Key Candidates | Vote Share
Constituency Wise Results Interactive Map
Party Won Trends Swing
BJP 47 47 43
INLD 19 19 -12
INC 15 15 -25
HJCBL 2 2 -4
OTH 7 7 -2
Party wise Trends/Tally | Key Candidates | Vote Share
Constituency Wise Results Interactive Map