Two Rajya Sabha Congress MPs have moved the Supreme Court challenging the decision to reject the impeachment motion against Chief Justice of India, Venkaiah Naidu. The petition was filed after Rajya Sabha chairman, Venkaiah Naidu rejected the removal motion against Justice Misra which was signed by over 50 MPs.
Dynasty is nasty, tasty to some. It would not be too difficult to guess who could have said this. This is Vice-President of India, Venkaiah Naidu.
Venkaiah Naidu, the Vice-President of India is known for his one liners. He did not disappoint when he made his debut as the chairman of the Rajya Sabha on Friday. “If you cooperate, I will operate better,” is what Naidu said.
What is the full form of Naidu? Venkaiah Naidu who was sworn in as Vice President of India began with a one-liner which read, ” If you cooperate, I can operate.” However Derek O’Brien of the TMC welcomed newly elected vice president of India Venkaiah Naidu in 10 couplets in rhyme. He also described the new Rajya Sabha chairman in acronym: NAIDU- N: Now, A: All, I: India, D: Dearest, U: Umpire.
Venkaiah Naidu beat Goplakrishna Gandhi in the Vice Presidential elections on Saturday by 272 votes. Naidu got 516 votes as opposed to the 244 bagged by Gopalkrishna Gandhi, who is the grandson of Mahatma Gandhi.
Venkaiah Naidu is set to become the next Vice President of India. Going by the numbers Naidu is heading for a big win over Gopalkrishna Gandhi.
Venkaiah Naidu has denied allegations that his family members had indulged in irregularities. Naidu, the NDA’s vice-presidential candidate said that the issues raised by Congress leader, Jairam Ramesh had been responded to in the past.
Being appointed as the Vice President candidate and then filing his nomination meant he had to give up active politics. However for Venkaiah Naidu, the NDA’s VP candidate, it was not an easy decision to make.
The battle for the next Vice President of India will be fought between Venkaiah Naidu and Gopalkrishna Gandhi. The BJP on Monday chose Naidu to take on Gandhi in the election to be held in the month of August.
While Narendra Modi became the first Prime Minister of India to be born after independence, Venkaiah Naidu as the Vice President will have the same distinction. If elected as the next Vice President he will be the first candidate born after Independence to hold the post.
Naidu was born on July 1 1949 at Nellore, Andhra Pradesh. All the 12 Vice Presidents of India have been born before Independence. Mohammad Hamid Ansari, the current Vice President of India was born in 1937. The first VP of India, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was born in the year 1888.