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Arun Jaitley to take oath today for fresh six-year term in Rajya Sabha

The ceremony will take place in the chambers of Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley, who is undergoing treatment for kidney ailment, will take oath on Sunday for his new six years term in the

The ceremony will take place in the chambers of Chairman M

The 65-year old was elected recently from and will take oath at a special ceremony due to his health condition.

“The Union Minister of Finance & Corporate Affairs, Shri @arunjaitley will take oath as Member of tomorrow,15th April,2018. The Vice President & Chairman, Rajya Sabha, Shri @MVenkaiahNaidu will administer the oath to Shri in his Chamber in Parliament House,” the Finance Ministry said in a tweet.

The ceremony is likely to take place at 11 am, sources said.

was on April 3 once again appointed as the of the following the re-election.

He has not been going to his North Block office since April 2. He underwent at AIIMS on April 9 and has been confined to a ‘controlled environment’ at home.

He had cancelled his scheduled foreign visits and had confirmed his in a tweet. “I am being treated for kidney related problems & that I have contracted,” he had tweeted.

First Published: Sun, April 15 2018. 00:28 IST
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