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Vice President also urged the media to prominently display the Commission's advisories in the public domain He emphasised the importance of human rights to the flourishing of democracy Observing that neutrality benefits the oppressor and never the victim, he emphasised that when human rights are under attack, we must take sides
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, on Saturday, congratulated Margaret Alva for contesting in the Vice Presidential polls with 'grace' He expressed that she fought thoroughly with 'conviction' regardless of the expected outcome Former West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Saturday was elected as the 16th Vice-President of India
The country will get a new Vice President today. Elections are going to be held today for the post of Vice President and the results of this election will be declared today evening itself. This time in the Vice Presidential election, Jagdeep Dhankhar, the former Governor of West Bengal, is from the NDA side. Jagdeep Dhankhar is facing opposition candidate Margaret Alva.
Congress is all ready to take a step forward this time to find a joint candidate of Opposition parties for the Vice President election, said sources. Congress has given the task to Malikarjun Kharge who is the Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha to reach out to opposition parties. Nominations for the vice-presidential polls slated to be held on August 6 began on Tuesday.