Venkaiah Naidu got 516 votes against opposition candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi's 244, said election officer Shemsher K Sharif.
Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday hosted a farewell dinner for outgoing Vice-President Hamid Ansari
Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Gopalkrishna Gandhi seeks for televised discussion with NDA nominee Venkaiah Naidu
Opposition's vice-presidential nominee Gopalkrishna Gandhi Friday pitched for a televised discussion with NDA candidate Venkaiah Naidu, and said he has approached the Rajya Sabha TV to arrange such a dialogue
Gopalkrishna Gandhi is Opposition's vice-president nominee: Eighteen parties unanimously chose ex-diplomat, says Sonia
Eighteen opposition parties have decided to field former West Bengal governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi as their joint candidate for the post of vice president, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi said on Tuesday.
Eighteen Opposition parties, including the JD-U, are expected to meet on 11 July and evolve a strategy for the upcoming vice-presidential election, sources said on Friday.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi has initiated moves to bring the opposition parties on a common platform for the presidential election scheduled in July.
Newly nominated members of the Rajya Sabha, master blaster Sachin Tendulkar and veteran actress Rekha, cast their votes today to choose India's 14th vice president.
The sources claimed the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) nominee has the support of 500 out of the total 787 members in both houses of parliament, who constitute the electoral college for the vice presidential election.
NDA Vice Presidential poll candidate Jaswant Singh is likely to meet Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on 6 August seeking her support for his election bid.
NDA's Vice-Presidential candidate Jaswant Singh has filed his nomination papers today.
Yadav, who is also the convener of the NDA, was the opposition alliance's first choice for fighting the vice presidential poll.
Jaswant Singh said to CNN-IBN that fighting for the Vice Presidential post is challenging and its far from being a token fight.