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Four newly elected members of Rajya Sabha from Odisha will take oath on July 22

Bhubaneswar:18/7/20: Four newly elected members of Rajya Sabha from Odisha will take oath on July 22 in Parliament, New Delhi.

Official source said that the newly elected MPs will be administered oath in the House chamber to maintain social distancing norm due to COVID-19.

This is for the first time, the oath taking of members will take place in the House chamber during inter-session period due to pandemic situation.

The oath of office is usually administered either during the Parliament session or in the chamber of Rajya Sabha Chairman when House is not in session.

Total 61 members have been recently elected to Rajya Sabha from 20 states, out of which 4 are from Odisha.

In view of COVID-19 situations, each member will be allowed only one guest to accompany them at the oath taking ceremony in the House chamber.

The members, who will fail to attend the ceremony, will be administered oath during the ensuing monsoon session.

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Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

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