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Veteran Congress leader CP Joshi elected speaker of Rajasthan Assembly

Joshi was the MP from Bhilwara in the 15th Lok Sahba and had served as the Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways and Panchayati Raj from 2009 to 2013

Press Trust of India  |  Jaipur 

C P Joshi (Photo: Twitter @drcpjoshi)
C P Joshi (Photo: Twitter @drcpjoshi)

C P was elected unopposed the of the Legislative Assembly on Wednesday.

Joshi, a from Nathdwara, was named for the post by the party's top leadership.

The 68-year-old veteran took over the relieving protem after the House passed the motion moved for his election by a voice vote.

was the from Bhilwara in the 15th Lok Sahba and had served as the Union for Road Transport and Highways and Panchayati Raj from 2009 to 2013.

MLA Mahesh has been appointed as of the party, while Mahendra Choudhary the deputy

First Published: Wed, January 16 2019. 13:20 IST
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