"The governor has cleared the appointment of Gulab Chand Kataria as the pro-tem speaker. The governor has also nominated Bharnwarlal Sharma, Parasram Mordia and Mahadev Singh to assist Kataria in administering the oath to newly elected MLAs," a Raj Bhawan spokesperson said.
Both Sharma and Mordia are independent legislators while Mahadev Singh is independent MLA.
Pro-tem speaker is the temporary speaker who presides over the first meeting of the newly elected assembly or Lok Sabha. Pro-tem speaker's main duty is to administer the oath to the newly elected members of the house.
New speaker and deputy speaker are elected by the House under him.
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