Jharkhand Legislative Assembly

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Legislative Assembly of Jharkhand
Type
Type
Term limits
5 years
Structure
Seats 82
(81 directly elected, 1 nominated)
Political groups

BJP (18)
JMM (18)
INC (13)
JVM (P) (11)
AJSU (6)
Others (6)
RJD (5)
JD (U) (2)
Independent (2)

Nominated (1)[1]
Website
jharkhandvidhansabha.nic.in

The Jharkhand Vidhan Sabha (Hindi: झारखंड विधान सभा) or the Jharkhand Legislative Assembly is the unicameral state legislature of Jharkhand state in eastern India. The seat of the Vidhan Sabha is at Ranchi, the capital of the state. The Vidhan Sabha comprises 81 Members of Legislative Assembly, directly elected from single-seat constituencies.

Speaker Of The House : Shashank Shekhar Bhokta[2] Leader of the House: Arjun Munda Leader of the Opposition: Rajender Prasad Singh Minister of Parliamentary Affairs: Hemlal Murmu Secretary-in-charge: Kaushal Kishore Prasad

List of assemblies[edit]

Assembly Duration Winning Party/Coalition Chief Minister
1st 2000–2005 Babulal Marandi
Arjun Munda
2nd 2005–2009 Jharkhand Mukti Morcha
Bharatiya Janata Party
Shibu Soren
Arjun Munda
Madhu Koda
3rd 2009–present Jharkhand Mukti Morcha
Bharatiya Janata Party
Shibu Soren
Arjun Munda
Hemant Soren

Current assembly[edit]

Current assembly elections were held in the year 2009. Following is the final seat tally:

Party Flag Seats Won
Indian National Congress + Flag of the Indian National Congress.svg 13
Bharatiya Janata Party Flag of Bharatiya Janata Party.png 18
Jharkhand Mukti Morcha 18
Others 20
Nominated 1
Source: [1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Jharkhand State Assembly Elections 2009". Indian Elections. Retrieved 8 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Jharkhand assembly speaker accorded Z Category Status". IANS. news.biharprabha.com. Retrieved 6 March 2014.