Om Birla is the NDA candidate for the post of Lok Sabha Speaker

Contest for the post of Lok Sabha Speaker. Kodikunnil Suresh , submitted his nomination paper. NDA candidate Om Birla will file nomination papers soon. BJP informed its allies about the decision.

Defense Minister Rajnath Singh had met opposition leaders to seek consensus to avoid a contest for the post of Speaker. The opposition’s stand was that if consensus is to be reached in the Speaker election, the post of Deputy Speaker should be given. Rahul Gandhi said that he has informed the government about this.

The government was not ready to appoint a deputy speaker in the last assembly. The Indian alliance claimed that the opposition has the right to the post of Deputy Speaker this time. He is reaching the Lok Sabha for the third time in a row. Speaker of the 17th Lok Sabha. This is the second time that NDA is considering Om Birla for the post of Lok Sabha Speaker.