To the disappointment of Vribhadra, Brij Bihari Lal Butail

To the disappointment of Vribhadra, Brij Bihari Lal Butail to be Himachal Speaker

Brij Behari Lal Butail is a Multi-millionaire and leading tea grower of district Kangra.

Dharamsala:Congress law makers, including Kaul Singh, Asha Kumari, G S Bali and Butail and Union commerce minister Anand Sharma had objected to the Congress high command on Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh appointing his loyalists such as Ram Lal Thakur, Kuldeep Singh Pathania, Subhash Manglet , Harshvardhan Chauhan, all of whom had lost the recent elections, at important political position.The Congress party MLAs, who had gathered in Dharamsala for the opening session of the House, on Tuesday decided to support the candidature of Brij Bihari Lal Butail, 71, for the post of the Speaker of the Himachal Pradesh Assembly.Butail is the only one to file his nomination papers in the House, who is likely to be formally elected tomorrow.Ever since Virbhadra Singh led the Congress party to victory in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly, he has been calling the shots, but not in the case of the Speaker where the rival camp’s wish has prevailed.

To the disappointment of Vribhadra, Brij Bihari Lal Butail

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