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Harbans Kapoor elected new Uttarakhand Assembly Speaker
March 12, 2007 12:56 IST
As no other nomination was received, it became clear on Sunday that Kapoor would be the Speaker, officials said Kapoor has never lost assembly elections and won for a record sixth time in a row from Dehra Dun.
Immediately after the elections, Chief Minister B C Khanduri and other leaders congratulated Kapoor saying he would maintain the dignity of the office.