Yadav becomes Province-2 Speaker unopposed
Janakpurdham, Feb 14: Saroj Kumar Yadav of Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal has been unanimously elected Speaker of province no 2 today.
Today's provincial Assembly meeting took the decision to this effect.
Parliamentary Party leader Rastriya Janata Party-Nepal, Jitendra Prasad Sonar, presented the proposal of electing Yadav to the post of Speaker, which was seconded by Lal Babu Raut, Parliamentary Party leader of Federal Socialist Forum Nepal.
Yadav was elected to the post as he was the only candidate to the post.
Similarly, the meeting also decided to hold election of Deputy-Speaker on February 16. The next Provincial Assembly meeting has been scheduled at 1:00 pm on February 16.