Hyderabad, June 3 (NSS): Telangana MLC V. Bhoopal Reddy was appointed as pro-tem chairman of the Legislative Council.
Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao took a decision to this extent as incumbent Nethi Vidya Sagar Rao retired recently. As per decision by the Chief Minister, Bhoopal Reddy to be in the office as a Pro-tem Chairman until a permanent chairman was appointed to the top post.
He will be in office as the ” Pro-tem Chairman” of the council from June 4 and continue until further orders are issued.
In a GO 23 the legislative Assembly and council Secretary Dr V Narsimha Charyulu issued related orders. He informed that the details of the same to be published in an extraordinary gazette.
Bhoopal Reddy as the chairman can administer oath or affirmation of office to the members who are elected to the upper house. On recommendation made by Chief Minister, Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan approved the appointment and issued related orders.