Newmai News Network
KOHIMA, MAR 13: Vikho-o Yhoshu of the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) has been elected as the Speaker of the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly on the first session of thirteenth Nagaland Legislative Assembly which began on Tuesday.
Earlier, all the elected members made the Oath of Affirmation before the Speaker pro-tem, Mmhonlumo Kikon and took their seats in the 13th NLA.
Chief Minister, Neiphiu Rio, congratulating Vikho-o Yhoshu on being elected as the Speaker of 13th NLA, said we are fortunate to have a refined and friendly gentleman with pleasant nature and strong integrity. “He has vast experience in government and public services, his guidance will be very valuable to all with his wide experience and knowledge, I urge upon all members cutting across party line to extend cooperation, this house will not leave any stone unturned to meet the expectation of the people of Nagaland and ensure cordial atmosphere of smooth functioning of this house,” the Chief Minister said.