Janata Dal (U) MP Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh offered juice to Harivansh to help him break the fast.
RS Deputy Chairman Harivansh arrives with tea for 8 suspended MPs who camped overnight at Parliament lawns
The eight suspended MPs protesing in the Parliament lawns had a surprise visitor in Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh who arrived with morning tea for them.
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Nitish had dialed Naveen on September 10 and had requested him to extend BJD’s support to the JD(U) candidate for the post.
Naveen Patnaik made the announcement after his JDU and Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumar called him up in the morning.
Kumar informed Patnaik that his party's Rajya Sabha MP Harivansh Narayan Singh has filed nomination for the post of Deputy Chairman in Rajya Sabha.
The post of Deputy Speaker in Lok Sabha has been lying vacant since May last year, when Lok Sabha was reconstituted post-elections.
A journalist-politician Harivansh is the first person to become deputy chairman during his first term in the house.
Harivansh Narayan Singh was first given a seat in the Rajya Sabha by Nitish Kumar-led Janata Dal United in 2014, the tenure of which will end in 2020.