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Ram Kadam

Ram Kadam (born 24 January 1972) was an elected MLA of the regional party Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) in October 2009 Maharashtra Assembly elections. MNS was the party founded by Raj Thackeray in March 2006. Currently Ram Kadam is a serving MLA of BJP.Ram Kadam was the winning candidate from Ghatkopar West Vidhan Sabha constituency.

The first-time MLA of MNS party (which itself had contested the assembly elections for the first-time in October 2009) was suspended for 4 years from the assembly on the opening day of the functioning. This suspension was for the unruly protest in the house, opposing Abu Asim Azmi of Samajwadi Party taking the oath in Hindi. It was reported and shown on TV-footage that Ram Kadam slapped and punched Abu Asim Azmi in the house. Three other MLAs of MNS party were also suspended for 4 years. They were Vasant Gite, Ramesh Wanjale and Shishir Shinde. Ramesh Wanjale died due to massive heart attack on Friday, 10 June 2011.