HD DEVE GOWDA TAKES OATH AS RAJYA SABHA MEMBER

Former Prime Minister and Janata Dal (Secular) leader HD Deve Gowda took oath as Rajya Sabha member today. Mr. Gowda was elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Karnataka. Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu administered the oath to him. Mr. Gowda was the 11th Prime Minister of India from 1st June 1996 to 21st April 1997.