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Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Election: NDA's Harivansh wins with 125 votes

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    New Delhi, Aug 9: A post mostly held by the Congress was taken away by the NDA today after its candidate, Harivansh Narayan Singh won the elections to the post of deputy chairman, Rajya Sabha.

    Singh bagged the support of 125 MPs in the Upper House, while his opponent B K Hariprasad fielded by a joint option secured 105 vote.

    Harivansh Narayan Singh shows the victory sign after filing his nomination to RS. PTI file photo

    To see how the election unfolded check out our updates:

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