Kohima, January 31 (NE): Election to the seat of the Speaker to be held on 7th February, announced the Governor of Nagaland, R.N Ravi. A press release from the Secretary, Nagaland Legislative Assembly Secretariat, P J Anthony stated that the date for filing of nomination has been fixed on 3rd February, while withdrawal of nominations will be 5th February.
It may be mentioned that the seat of the Speaker to the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly fall vacant after the demise of Sitting Speaker, Vikho-o Yhoshu.
Meanwhile, the Fifth Session of the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly to be held from February 7-15, 2020.
According to a press release from the Nagaland Legislative Assembly Secretariat, the decision was taken at the Business Advisory Committee meeting on Tuesday under the Chairmanship of Speaker in-charge Nagaland Legislative Assembly, Sharingain Longkumer. The business to be taken up during the session will include Election of the Speaker, laying of Annual Administrative reports, presentation of Assembly Committee Reports, presentation of the budget for the year 2020-2021 and introduction of Government Bills.