Om Birla to be NDA's nominee for LS speaker's post: Sources
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 Two-time BJP MP Om Birla is to be NDA's nominee for Lok Sabha speaker's post, sources said Tuesday. Once nominated, Birla, who won from Kota-Bundi parliamentary seat in Rajasthan, will easily become the speaker as the NDA has a clear majority in the lower house. The election for the post is scheduled for Wednesday. The opposition has not yet announced any candidate.
The BJP's senior Lawmaker Om Birla elected as Lok Sabha Speaker and PM Modi praised him in the parliament. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who moved the motion for his election personally led him to the Speaker's Chair after the formalities were over.
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