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Who is the opposition's candidate for Vice Presidential Elections 2022?
Margaret Alva
Meira Kumar
Anandiben Patel
Tamilisai Soundararajan

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Margaret Alva

Former Rajasthan Governor "Margaret Alva" has been nominated as the joint opposition candidate for the Vice Presidential Elections 2022. Alva's candidature was announced by NCP Chief Sharad Pawar after a meeting of the opposition leaders of 17 parties. Margaret Alva is expected to file her nominations on July 19th.

Margaret Alva formerly served as 17th Goa Governor (July 2014-August 2014), 23rd Gujarat Governor (July 7, 2014- July 15, 2014), 20th Governor of Rajasthan (May 2012 - August 2014) and 4th Governor of Uttarakhand (August 2009-May 2012). She became the first female governor of Uttarakhand on August 6, 2009. 

Published On : July 18, 2022
Category : Indian Polity