The first BJP-led government in Manipur won the Floor Test in the Assembly today. The government, led by Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, won the vote of confidence by voice vote. First time MLA Yumnam Khemchand of BJP was elected Speaker of the Assembly.
First BJP-led government in the state under the Chief Ministership of Nongthombam Biren Singh has won the vote of confidence on the floor of the state assembly this afternoon.
State Chief Minister Biren Singh moved the motion of confidence on the council of ministers led by him and the motion was carried by voice vote. Before that BJP legislator Yumnam Khemchand has been elected as Speaker of the 11th state legislative assembly.
He defeated Congress candidate for the post Govindas Konthoujam by voice vote. BJP-led government in the state is enjoying support of four legislators each from National People’s Party and Naga People’s Front, one legislator each from Lok Janshakti Party, All India Trinamool Congress and Congress. One Independent MLA is also supporting the BJP-led Government.