New Maha cabinet will recommend names for pro-tem Speaker

Mumbai, Nov 28 (PTI) The new Maharashtra cabinet, led by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, will recommend names of three senior MLAs to the governor for appointment as pro-tem Speaker of the Assembly, a senior official said on Thursday.

The pro-tem Speaker will conduct election for full-time Speaker, he said.

The floor test of the Thackeray-led government -- which was sworn in on Thursday -- will be conducted by the full-time Speaker. PTI ND KRK KRK