Virendra Kumar is pro-tem LS Speaker
BJP MP from Madhya Pradesh Virendra Kumar will be the pro-tem speaker of the Lok Sabha, official sources said on Tuesday. Kumar is a seven-term member of Parliament and won the Lok Sabha polls from Tikamgarh. As protem speaker, he will preside over the first sitting of the Lok Sabha and administer the oath of office to the newly elected MPs. The first session of the newly-constituted 17th Lok Sabha will be held from June 17 to July 26.