Jagdeep Dhankhar to be sworn in as 14th Vice President of India today

Former West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar will be sworn in as 14th Vice President of India today. President Droupadi Murmu will administer him the oath of office at 12:30 PM. The Vice President is also the chairman of the Rajya Sabha. Mr. M Venkaiah Naidu’s term as Vice President ended yesterday.  

During Vice Presidential poll, Mr. Dhankhar as NDA candidate defeated Opposition nominee Margaret Alva by a massive margin of 528 votes to 182. The election was held on 6th of this month. 

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