Hriday Narayan Dikshit files nomination for UP assembly speaker
Lucknow: Hriday Narayan Dixit, on Wednesday, filed the nomination for the speaker of the Uttar Pradesh legislative assembly.
Narayan filed his nomination in the presence of UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and many other senior leaders.
Hriday Narayan Dikshit will be elected for the post of Speaker unanimously on Wednesday and he will take oath of the post on March 30.
Dikshit, during his long association with the party, has handled a number of assignments including that of the leader of the party in UP Legislative Council and other organizational posts.
Why Hriday Narayan as UP Assembly Speaker?
- He has been six times MLA.
- He is known to have sound knowledge of parliamentary affairs.
- He had served as minister of parliamentary affairs when BJP was in power.
- He is well-versed with the rules and practices of the Legislative Assembly.
It is worth mentioning that newstrack.com was the first to indicate that the BJP leader will be appointed at the post.
IN SLIDES: PICTURES OF THE NOMINATION: