Puducheri ,Unanimously,Gives RS Seat 1st Time to BJP

(Puducherry)Puducheri ,Unanimously,Gives RS Seat 1st Time  to BJP

 Bharathiya Janata Party (BJP) nominee S Selvaganapathy was on Monday declared elected to the lone seat in Rajya Sabha from Puducherry without contest.This seat was declared Vacant on Oct 6

This is the first time the BJP is getting representation from Puducherry in the Upper House. Today was the last day to withdraw nominations.
Selvaganapathy is the 10th member from Puducherry to the Rajya Sabha since 1962.
He filed the nomination with the support of the AINRC heading the coalition government in Puducherry.