Former Indian cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu took oath on Thursday as a nominated member of the Rajya Sabha.

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Dressed in a maroon blazer with a matching turban, Sidhu took the oath in Punjabi.

He was previously elected to the Lok Sabha thrice.

This was the third time that a member took oath to the upper house since it resumed on Monday.

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Anand Sharma of the Congress, Subramanian Swamy of the BJP and boxer Mary Kom (nominated) were among those who took oath earlier this week.