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Watch: Jyotiraditya Scindia greets Congress leaders before taking oath as RS member

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Watch: Jyotiraditya Scindia greets Congress leaders before taking oath as RS member

Watch: Jyotiraditya Scindia greets Congress leaders before taking oath as RS member

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jyotiraditya M Scindia took oath as Rajya Sabha member from Madhya Pradesh in Delhi on July 22.

Before taking oath as Rajya Sabha member, Scindia greeted Congress leaders Digvijaya Singh, Ghulam Nabi Azad and Mallikarjun Kharge.

First-time MP from the Shiv Sena, Priyanka Chaturvedi also took oath as Rajya Sabha member.

Around 43 of the 61 newly elected members of RS took oath today.


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