Dr. Dinesh Oraon of Bharatiya Janata Party was elected as the Speaker of Jharkhand Legislative Assembly on 7 January 2015. Protem Speaker Stephen Marandi announced Oraon's election as unanimous.
His name for the post was proposed by the Chief Minister Raghubar Das and seconded by the Social Welfare Minister Louis Marandi.
He is the 10th Speaker of the Jharkhand Legislative Assembly since the State came into being on 15 November 2000.
List of Speakers of Jharkhand Legislative Assembly
Who: Dr. Dinesh Oraon
When: 7 January 2015