Rajya Sabha members of India Party-wise

Last Updated on 8 August 2016

The Rajya Sabha is to consist of not more than 250 members. Out of which 238 are to be elected and 12 are to be nominated by the President of India. In the Current year i.e. 2016 Present strength of Rajya Sabha is 237.

Rajya Sabha elections were organised by the Election Commission of India (ECI). The number of seats, allocated to the political party, are determined by a number of seats, a party possesses during nomination. a political party with a maximum number of MLAs in 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. Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) is on the second position with 53 members in Rajya Sabha. Samajwadi Party (SP) is the third largest party is having 19 members in the Rajya sabha.

The list is arranged party-wise. list contains  Rajya Sabha members(MPs) name and their State and political party.

Party-wise list of Rajya Sabha members
S.No. Party Name Total Rajya Sabha Members
1 Indian National Congress (INC) 60
2 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 53
3 Samajwadi Party (SP) 19
4 Janata Dal United (JDU) 10
5 All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) 13
6 All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) 12
7 Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) 6
8 Communist Party of India (Marxist)(CPI(M)) 8
9 Biju Janata Dal (BJD) 8
10 Independents 5
11 Telugu Desam Party(TDP) 6
12 Nationalist Congress Party(NCP) 5
13 Nominated 10
14 Dravida Munnetra Kazagham (DMK ) 4
15 Shiv Sena(SS) 3
16 Shiromani Akali Dal(SAD) 3
17 Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party(J&KPDP) 2
18 Telangana Rashtra Samithi(TRS) 3
19 Rashtriya Janata Dal(RJD) 3
20 Indian National Lok Dal(INLD) 1
21 Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) 1
22 Janata Dal (Secular)(JD(S)) 1
23 Jharkhand Mukti Morcha(JMM) 1
24 Communist Party of India(CPI) 1
25 Kerala Congress (M) (KC(M)) 1
26 Bodoland People's Front (BPF ) 1
27 Republican Party of India (A) (RPI(A) ) 1
28 Sikkim Democratic Front(SDF) 1
29 Naga Peoples Front (NPF ) 1
30 Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP ) 1

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