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|Chairperson||Lalu Prasad Yadav|
|Founder||Rashtriya Janata Dal|
|Political position||Centre to left-wing|
|No. of members||2 Parties|
|Seats in Lok Sabha|
2 / 545(currently 518 members + 1 Speaker)
|Seats in Rajya Sabha|
1 / 245Present Members 244
Janata Parivar Alliance is an alliance in Indian politics to describe the various political parties that emerged from Janata Dal or others. The Janata Parivar includes, amongst others, Janata Dal (United) and Janata Dal (Secular).
On 14 April 2015, the Janata Dal (United), Janata Dal (Secular), Rashtriya Janata Dal, the Indian National Lok Dal, Samajwadi Party, and Samajwadi Janata Party (Rashtriya) announced that they would merge into a new national Janata Parivar alliance in order to oppose the Bharatiya Janata Party. The Janata Parivar formation took place ahead of the crucial Bihar Legislative Assembly election, 2015. Before the elections, Samajwadi Party broke from the alliance on seat sharing dispute. On 26 July 2017, Janata Dal (United) broke from the alliance and joined with NDA. Janata Dal (Secular) and Rashtriya Janata Dal parties are now a part of UPA.
|No||Party||Current No. of MPs in Lok Sabha (As of 10 December 2018)||Current No. of MPs in Rajya Sabha (As of 10 December 2018)||Base State|
|1||Indian National Lok Dal||2||1||Haryana|
|2||Samajwadi Janata Party (Rashtriya)||0||0||Uttar Pradesh|
Janata Parivar parties
Parties in the current Janata Parivar Alliance
- Indian National Lok Dal led by Om Prakash Chautala
- Samajwadi Janata Party (Rashtriya) of Late Chandra Shekhar now led by Kamal Morarka
Parties in the United Progressive Alliance
- Janata Dal (Secular) of H. D. Deve Gowda
- Rashtriya Janata Dal of Lalu Prasad Yadav
- Loktantrik Janata Dal of Sharad Yadav
- Rashtriya Lok Dal led by Ajit Singh
- Hindustani Awam Morcha of Jitan Ram Manjhi
- Rashtriya Lok Samta Party of Upendra Kushwaha
Parties in the National Democratic Alliance
- Janata Dal (United) of Nitish Kumar
- Lok Janshakti Party of Ram Vilas Paswan
- Socialist Janata Dal led by V. V. Rajendran
- Samta Party of George Fernandes now led by Brahmanand Mandal and Jaya Jaitley
Former Janata Parivar allies
- Biju Janata Dal of Naveen Patnaik
- Samajwadi Party of Mulayam Singh Yadav
- Jan Adhikar Party (Loktantrik) of Pappu Yadav
- Samras Samaj Party
- "Members: Lok Sabha". loksabha.nic.in. Lok Sabha Secretariat. Retrieved 12 March 2019.
- Janata Parivar's home base
- "The Hindu : `Janata Parivar' to pressure Govt. to end hostage crisis". hinduonnet.com.
- "Sharad Yadav vows to unite Janata Parivar". The Hindu.
- "6 Parties of Janata Parivar Announce Merger, Mulayam Singh Yadav to be Chief of New Party".
- "Six parties unite to form Janata Parivar; Mulayam is the new party chief".
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