The Assam Vidhan Sabha had elected Kripanath Mallah as Deputy Speaker on October 5 after that the Assembly’s Autumn Session was adjourned sine die
The Hush Post | 16:27 | 4-minute read
A video is going viral that shows Assam’s newly-elected deputy Speaker of Vidhan Sabha Kripanath Mallah falling from an elephant.
The Assam Assembly had elected a BJP MLA in Assam, Kripanath Mallah, as its deputy Speaker on October 5. On Sunday during a welcome procession, Mallah fell from an elephant. The incident occurred in his Assembly constituency, Ratabari. This constituency falls under Karimganj district of the state, a report said.
Luckily, the newly-elected deputy Speaker did not sustain any injury in this incident, the report said.
A video of this incident has gone viral on social media. A video clip of the incident shows Mallah’s supporters are welcoming him in his constituency. It seems the deputy Speaker and the elephant’s mahout lost balance when the animal started moving forward.