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Jitan Ram Manjhi sworn in as pro-tem Speaker of Bihar assembly


  • Former Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi was on Nov’20 sworn in as the pro-tem Speaker of the state assembly, according to a communication issued by the Raj Bhavan.
  • Manjhi, a multiple-term MLA & founding president of the Hindustani Awam Morcha, was administered the oath of office by Governor Fagu Chauhan.
  • A five-day inaugural session of the newly constituted assembly is scheduled to commence on November 23.