BJP’s Puducherry unit vice president T. Vikraman was on Monday sworn-in as nominated MLA in the 33-member House.
Speaker V.P. Sivakolunthu administered the oath to the new legislator in his chamber.
The BJP’s two other nominated MLAs V. Saminathan, Puducherry unit president and S. Selvaganapathy and former Minister A. Namassivayam, who recently crossed over from the Congress to the BJP, joined the brief ceremony.
Mr. Vikraman was nominated as legislator by the Centre following the passing away of nominated member K. G. Shankar.