Newly elected Majuli MLA constituency in Assam – Bhuban Gam – on Monday, took oath at the Assembly.
The oath of office was administered to Bhuban Gam by speaker of Assam Assembly Biswajit Daimary.
Bhuban Gam won the by-elections to Majuli constituency by defeating Assam Jatiya Parishad (AJP) candidate Chittaranjan Basumatary by over 41,000 votes.
BJP now has 63 MLAs in the 126-member Assam assembly.
On the other hand, its allies – the AGP has nine MLAs and UPPL has seven MLAs.
Meanwhile, the Congress has 27 MLAs, AIUDF has 15, BPF has three and CPI-M has one MLA.