Current Rajya Sabha Members from Jharkhand

Last Updated on 8 August 2016

Total Six Rajya Sabha seats are there in Jharkhand. Rajya Sabha is "Council of states" and it is also knows as the upper house of the Parliament of India. Jharkhand have Six members in Rajya Sabha and they are indirectly elected by the state legislators of Jharkhand. I.e. Jharkhand MLAs elect the Rajya Sabha members who are nominated by their political party. Following is the list of Rajya Sabha members from Jharkhand. The list contains the members name and their political party.

List of Rajya sabha members from Jharkhand
S.No. Rajya Sabha Member Name Political Party
1Parimal NathwaniIndependent
2Pradeep Kumar BalmuchuINC
3Prem Chand GuptaRJD
4Sanjiv KumarJMM
5Mukhtar Abbas NaqviBJP
6Mahesh PoddarBJP

These members are elected for six years term to represent Jharkhand in the Rajya Sabha.

Jharkhand Rajya Sabha Members Party-wise

The elections were organised by the Election Commission of India (ECI). The number of seats, allocated to the political party, are determined by the amount of seats, a party possesses during nomination. political party with maximum number of MLAs in Jharkhand state assembly gets to send the maximum number of MPs to the Rajya Sabha. Presently Indian National Congress(INC) party has the maximum numbers of Rajya Sabha members among all other political parties of Jharkhand. Jharkhand Rajya sabha Members Party-Wise listed below.

  • Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) has 2 members
  • Jharkhand Mukti Morcha(JMM) has 1 members
  • Indian National Congress (INC) has 1 member
  • Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) has 1 member
  • 1 Independent member is elected to Rajya Sabha from Jharkhand

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