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Congress MP from Kerala takes oath in Hindi

IANS  |  New Delhi 

A Congress MP from Kerala, Kodikunnil Suresh, surprised everyone on Monday by taking oath in Hindi as a member of the 17th Lok Sabha.

The Kerala MP's move was welcomed by the House with loud thumping of desks.

Suresh was the second member to take oath after Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The oath was administered by pro tem Speaker Virendra Singh.

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First Published: Mon, June 17 2019. 12:26 IST
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