Breaking: Jagdeep Dhankar was elected as the Vice President of the country
Puber pen, webdesk: Jagdeep Dhankar was elected as the Vice President of the country. August 11 swearing in ceremony as Vice President.
Former West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar was the NDA’s candidate for the post of Vice President. On the other hand, the opposition nominated Margaret Alva for the post. But Dhankar was ahead in the battle of votes from the beginning. The election for the post of Vice President was held today from 10 am to 5 pm at Sangsad Bhavan.
Jagdeep Dhankar became the Governor of West Bengal on 30 July 2019. Joined BJP in 2003. He became the Union Minister in 1990. Lawyer of the Supreme Court of the country. He was a member of the Lok Sabha from 1989 to 1991. Represented the Janata Dal (Joint) as Member of Parliament from Jhunjhun (Lok Sabha constituency) in Rajasthan in the 9th Lok Sabha from 1989-91.
MLA from Kishangarh, Rajasthan in 10th Rajasthan Legislative Assembly and President of Rajasthan High Court Bar Association, Jaipur in 1993-98.
The post of Vice President is an important post. Venkaiah Naidu’s tenure as Vice President ends on August 10. Keeping that day in mind, the election commission announced the date for the election of the vice president with a statement on Wednesday. Chief Election Commissioner Rajeev Kumar and Election Commissioner Anup Chandra Pandey took a final decision on the date for the election of the Vice President, after which the date was announced.