Bhubaneswar, 24 May-2014: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik proposes Niranjan Pujari for the post of Assembly Speaker.
Niranjan Pujari, who was industries and excise minister in the previous ministry picked for the post. Pujari hails from Subarnapur district and he is a four-time legislators. Pujari, who was elected from Sonepur segment, was one of the three Cabinet ministers from the last ministry who were not included in the new ministry besides Maheswar Mohanty and Surya Narayan Patro.
(Input Source: orissadiary.com)