Sena will support Opposition’s prospect for Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman election: Sanjay Raut
Rajya Sabha MP and Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Sunday revealed that his party will support the Opposition’s candidate Manoj Jha of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) for Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman election.
” Shiv Sena will support Opposition’s candidate for Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman election,” Mr Raut told ANI.
Rashtriya Janata Dal MP Manoj Jha had on September 11 submitted election as the Opposition’s prospect for the post of Deputy Chairman in Rajya Sabha. Mr Jha is objecting to against NDA prospect and JD-U MP Harivansh.
The post of deputy chairman fell vacant after the term of Harivansh Singh ended in April. The election is set up to be hung on September 14, the first-day of the monsoon session of Parliament.
The overall strength of Rajya Sabha is 245 and if the election is held, the NDA candidate is anticipated to win without any difficulty. Parties like TRS, YSR, BJD, AIADMK are most likely to support the NDA candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh.
The Monsoon Session of the Parliament is arranged to begin on Monday and is slated to conclude on October 1. There will be no question hour and personal members” organization during the monsoon session.
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