Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Raghubar Das congratulates Venkaiah Naidu, says he will create 'new India'

Ranchi: Jharkhand chief minister Raghubar Das on Saturday congratulated Venkaiah Naidu for winning the vice-presidential polls.

Das in his statement said the nation would get the benefit of his long experience, an official release said.

His role would be there in creating new India, the chief minister added.

NDA nominee Naidu was today declared the winner in the vice-presidential poll.

The former Union minister bagged 516 of the total of 771 votes cast, as against the 244 votes garnered by opposition candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi.

Updated Date: Aug 05, 2017 21:01 PM

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