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Michael Lobo is Deputy Speaker of Goa Legislative Assembly

Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Michael Lobo was on Friday elected as Deputy Speaker of Goa Legislative Assembly.

The two-time MLA from Calangute defeated Congress nominee Izidore Fernandes by 21-15 during the third and final day of the Budget session here.

While the lone Nationalist Congress MLA, Churchill Alemao, did not participate in the voting, Congress' MLA Fransisco Silveira reached late to the House.

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