Current Rajya Sabha Members from Maharashtra

Last Updated on 8 August 2016


Total 19 Rajya Sabha seats are there in Maharashtra. Rajya Sabha is "Council of states" and it is also knows as the upper house of the Parliament of India. Maharashtra have 19 members in Rajya Sabha and they are indirectly elected by the state legislators of Maharashtra. I.e. Maharashtra MLAs elect the Rajya Sabha members who are nominated by their political party. Following is the list of Rajya Sabha members from Maharashtra. The list contains the members name and their political party.



List of Rajya sabha members from Maharashtra
S.No. Rajya Sabha Member Name Political Party
1Ajay SanchetiBJP
2Amar Shankar SableBJP
3Anil Yeshwant DesaiShivSena
4P. ChidambaramINC
5D.P. TripathiNCP
6Husain DalwaiINC
7Vinay SahasrabuddheBJP
8Majeed MemonNCP
9Piyush Vedprakash Goyal BJP
10Praful Manoharbhai PatelNCP
11Rajani PatilINC
12Rajeev ShuklaINC
13Rajkumar DhootShivSena
14Ramdas Bandu AthawaleRPI (A)
15Sanjay Dattatraya KakadeIndependent
16Sanjay RautShivSena
17Sharad Chandra Govindrao PawarNCP
18Vandana Hemant ChavanNCP
19Dr. Vikas MahatmeBJP

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



Maharashtra 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 Maharashtra state assembly gets to send the maximum number of MPs to the Rajya Sabha. Presently Nationalist Congress Party(NCP) has the maximum numbers of Rajya Sabha members among all other political parties of Maharashtra. Maharashtra Rajya sabha Members Party-Wise listed below.

  • Nationalist Congress Party(NCP) has 5 members.
  • Indian National Congress (INC) has 4 members
  • Shiv Sena (SS) has 3 members
  • Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has 5 members
  • Republican Party of India (A) (RPI(A)) has 1 member
  • 1 Independat members was elected to the Rajya Sabha from Maharashtra


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