Dasgupta had resigned from Rajya Sabha to contest West Bengal assembly election. He misplaced to TMC’s Ramendu Sinhray from Tarakeswar constituency.
Unique Delhi: BJP’s Swapan Dasgupta, who had resigned from Rajya Sabha to contest West Bengal assembly election, became as soon as renominated to the upper house of the parliament by President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday (June 1).
Dasgupta will total the remainder of his time duration till April 24, 2022, as per the President’s uncover.
“In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-clause (a) of clause (1) of Article 80 of the Constitution of India, read with clause (3) of that article, the President is happy to renominate Shri Swapan Dasgupta to the Council of States to maintain the seat which has fallen vacant because of the his resignation for his reminder time duration viz – 24-04-2022,” read a notification released by the Dwelling Ministry.
The BJP leader contested the verbalize election from Tarakeswar constituency the establish he misplaced to TMC’s Ramendu Sinharay.
The central authorities has also nominated important lawyer Mahesh Jethmalani. In a separate notification, the Dwelling Ministry talked about Jethmalani has been nominated to Rajya Sabha to maintain the seat that has fallen vacant because of the the death of Raghunath Mohapatra for the reminder his time duration.