Mary Kom, Subramanian Swamy take oath as members of Rajya Sabha

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 26 April 2016, 11:43 AM
Subramanian Swamy and Mary Kom take oath as members of Rajya Sabha (Photo courtesy: ANI)
Subramanian Swamy and Mary Kom take oath as members of Rajya Sabha (Photo courtesy: ANI)

Olympic medallist Mary Kom and former union minister Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday took oath as the members of the Rajya Sabha. On Monday, nine newly-elected members, including five from Congress, were administered the oath of membership of the Rajya Sabha.

Congress members included Anand Sharma, a winner from Himachal Pradesh, Ranee Narah and Ripun Bora from Assam, and Pratap Singh Bajwa and Shamsher Singh Dullo from Punjab.

Jharna Das Baidya from Tripura, and K Somaprasad from Kerala were the two members belonging to the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M).

Shiromani Akali Dal member Naresh Gujral and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member from Punjab Shwet Malik also took oath.