Phosum Khimhun, was sworn in as The Pro-tem Speaker of the 7th Arunachal Pradesh State Legislative Assembly.
Phosum Khimhun, one of the senior most members of the 7th State Legislative Assembly, elected for the 5th consecutive terms from the 52- Changlang South Assembly Constituency was sworn in as The Pro-tem Speaker of the 7th Arunachal Pradesh State Legislative Assembly, in an official ceremony at Raj Bhavan, Itanagar 2nd June 2019.
He has been elected on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket for the current Assembly.
The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh Brig. (Dr.) B.D. Mishra (Retd.) administrated oath to Phosum Khimhun. Chief Minister Pema Khandu was present on the occasion amongst others.
Khimhun will perform the duties of the office of The Pro-tem Speaker in the Seventh Legislative Assembly of Arunachal Pradesh until the Speaker shall have been chosen by the Assembly. He will administer oath to the newly- elected legislators of the State Legislative assembly when the House is convened on the 3rd June 2019. as and when the House is convened.