Darbhanga9 minutes ago
Newly elected Mayor of Darbhanga Municipal Corporation Anjum Ara, Deputy Mayor Nazia Hasan and all 48 councilors took oath of office and secrecy on Friday.District Election Officer cum DM Rajeev Roshan administered the oath to all at the Ambedkar Auditorium located in the Collectorate premises. Some people wanted to take oath in Maithili and some wanted in Urdu.
But the DM, citing the rule, asked everyone to take oath in Hindi. The DM said that he had not received any instructions to take oath in any language other than Hindi. Despite this, more than a dozen ward councilors Read and submit your sworn proforma in Maithili.
However, no contradiction was seen regarding this matter. During the swearing-in, a large number of supporters of the mayor and deputy mayor gathered outside the collectorate premises. After taking the oath, Mayor Anjum Ara first wished the people a happy Makar Sankranti. The Mayor said that the development of the Municipal Corporation area is his first priority. Whatever work is under him, I will try to get it on the ground fairly.
On the other hand, Arvind Kumar Jha, Additional Collector Departmental Investigation, administered the oath to the newly elected councillors, deputy chief councilor and chief councilor of Municipal Council, Benipur in the Municipal Council, Benipur. Along with this, newly elected councilors, deputy chief councilor and chief councilor of Nagar Panchayat Kusheshwarsthan East were administered oath by Sanjeev Kumar Kapar, subdivisional officer of Biraul. Apart from this, the newly elected councilors, deputy chief councilor and chief councilor of Nagar Panchayat Hayaghat were administered oath by preferred deputy collector Rahul Kumar.