Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and
BSP supremo Mayawati Wednesday took oath as member of the state
Legislative Council after being elected for the second
Chairman of the Council Ganmesh Shanker Pandey
administered the oath to Mayawati at Tilak hall of Vidhan
Ten other newly elected members, including Athar Khan,
Rishipal, Ram Kumar Kreel, Lalchand, Veerendra Kumar, Satish
Chand and Subodh Kumar, all BSP, Yashwant Singh of SP, BJP`s
Hriday Narain Dixit and Naseeb Pathan Congress also took the
Two more newly elected members Balram Yadav and
Ramsunder were not present on the occasion.
Thirteen members were elected to the Upper House on
June 3 for seats which fell vacant yesterday.