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Kenyem takes oath as RS member

 NEW DELHI, April 4 - Naga Peoples’ Front leader KG Kenyem, who was elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Nagaland, was today administered oath as member of the Upper House by its chairman Hamid Ansari.

He took the oath in the chamber of Ansari in Parliament House.

Other leaders, who have been re-elected or elected to Rajya Sabha recently are CPI-M’s Jharna Das (Baidya) from Tripura, Ranee Narah and Ripun Bora of Congress from Assam.

The four seats had fallen vacant due to the expiry of terms of the three sitting members while in Nagaland death of Khekiho Zhimomi on November 26 last year warranted the election. – PTI

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