Jagdeep Dhankhar

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Jagdeep Dhankhar Elected As 14th Vice-President of India

Jagdeep Dhankhar, the National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) nominee and former West Bengal governor, defeated joint Opposition candidate Margaret Alva in the 16th election and became India's 14th Vice-President on August 6. The counting of votes for the vice-presidential election began at 6 p.m. Utpal K Singh, general secretary of the Lok Sabha, stated that… read-more

Sat, 06 Aug 2022 - 08:19 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Vice President, India, Elections, Margaret Alva, jagdeep dhankhar

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Dhankar and Alva

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Vice Presidential Election 2022: Voting To Begin, Dhankar & Alva In Fray

The voting for the election of new Vice President of India will be held on August 6. Current Vice President Venkaiah Naidu's tenure will come to an end on August 10. National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) Vice Presidential candidate is West Bengal governor Jadgeep Dhankar, who filed his nomination on July 18. Meanwhile, opposition's candidate is former Rajasthan governor Margaret Alva, who filed her nomination on July 19.

Sat, 06 Aug 2022 - 09:57 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Jagdeep Dhankar, Margaret Alva, Venkaiah Naidu, Vice President Election, Droupadi Murmu

Courtesy: ANI

Telangana To Support Margaret Alva

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TRS Announces Support To Margaret Alva For Vice Presidential Elections

Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) announced to support Margaret Alva, the opposition candidate for the Vice President elections. On August 5, TRS leader Keshav Rao said, TRS President K Chandrashekar Rao decided to support Alva against the BJP candidate for the vice presidential election Jagdeep Dhankar. Notably, Margaret Alva is likely to meet TRS MPs in Delhi, on August 5 evening. Moreover, VP elections are scheduled on 6th August.

Fri, 05 Aug 2022 - 06:34 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Vice Presidential elections, Margaret Alva, Opposition, TRS, K Chandrashekar Rao

Courtesy: Economic Times

Margreta Alva

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UPA Candidate Margaret Alva Files Nomination For Vice Presidential Elections

Margaret Alva (80) joint opposition candidate for the vice presidential election filed her nomination papers for the post on July 19.  Alva, the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) candidate filed her papers against the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate Jagdeep Dhankar. Notably, the VP elections are scheduled to be held on August 6, as the term of M Venkaiah Naidu is set to end on August 10.

Tue, 19 Jul 2022 - 05:48 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Margaret Alva, Join Opposition, Vice Presidential elections, Jagdeep Dhankar, BJP

Former Union Minister Margaret Alva

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Congress Chooses Former Union Minister Margaret Alva As Vice Presidential Candidate

Former Union Minister and veteran Congress member Margaret Alva is the opposition's choice for the position of vice president of India, according to NCP leader Sharad Pawar. "We are all together in this election," Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said. The NDA's choice for vice president of India was declared by the BJP on July 16 as Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhakhar.

Sun, 17 Jul 2022 - 06:02 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Opposition Party, former union minister, Margaret Alva, vice presidential, Congress

Courtesy: India today