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Maharashtra Pro-tem Speaker Kalidas Kolambkar to administer oath to 288 MLAs on Wednesday

Kolambkar was appointed as the Pro-tem Speaker by Governor Koshyari on the directions of the apex court which ordered a floor test on Wednesday. 

Nov 26, 2019, 20:07 PM IST

All you need to know about Pro-tem Speaker

Pro-Tem speaker is chosen for the conduct of the House when the Lok Sabha and legislative assemblies have been elected and the vote for the speaker and Deputy Speaker has not taken place.

Nov 26, 2019, 14:21 PM IST

Maharashtra floor test: Kalidas Kolambkar, Babanrao Pachpute, Balasaheb Thorat - Who will be pro-tem speaker?

As per the conventions, the seniormost MLA is usually appointed the pro-tem speaker. In the current Assembly, state Congress president Balasaheb Thorat is the seniormost MLA with eight terms behind him, but BJP's Babanrao Pachpute and Kalidas Kolambkar can also be in line. While other senior leaders who are likely to in the fray are - Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil (BJP), KC Padvi and Dilip Walse-Patil (Congress). 

Nov 26, 2019, 13:34 PM IST

Telangana: Won't take oath in presence of pro-tem Speaker from AIMIM, says BJP MLA

Telangana BJP MLA T Raja Singh said Sunday that he will not take oath in the presence of AIMIM legislator Mumtaz Ahmed Khan who would be acting as pro-tem Speaker, because the AIMIM "speaks against Hindus". Watch this video to know more.

Jan 07, 2019, 09:40 AM IST

Stephen Marandi sworn-in as Pro-tem Speaker

JMM MLA Stephen Marandi was on Friday sworn-in as the Pro-tem Speaker of Jharkhand Assembly.

Jan 02, 2015, 14:49 PM IST

Jagdish Mukhi declines to be pro-tem Speaker of Delhi Assembly

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jagdish Mukhi has declined to be the pro-tem Speaker of Delhi Assembly.

Dec 31, 2013, 11:34 AM IST

Nagaland pro-tem speaker administered oath

Nagaland Governor Nikhil Kumar on Thursday administered oath of office and secrecy to Namri Nchang, a Naga People`s Front (NPF) MLA, who was appointed as the pro-tem speaker of the state assembly.

Mar 07, 2013, 17:23 PM IST

Mansa Ram sworn-in as Himachal pro-tem Speaker

Congress leader Mansa Ram was sworn-in as pro-tem Speaker by Himachal Governor at a function at Raj Bhawan in the presence of CM Virbhadra Singh.

Jan 02, 2013, 20:14 PM IST