2nd Lok Sabha

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2nd Lok Sabha
1st Lok Sabha 3rd Lok Sabha
Legislative bodyIndian Parliament
Election1957 Indian general election

The Second Lok Sabha (5 April 1957 – 31 March 1962) was elected after the 1957 Indian general election.[1] The 2nd Lok Sabha lasted its full tenure of five years till 1962.

15 sitting members from Rajya Sabha were elected to 2nd Lok Sabha after the Indian general elections, 1957.[2]


List of members by political party[edit]

Members by the political party in 2nd Lok Sabha are given below

2nd Lok Sabha
Party Name
Member of MP's
(total 494)
Indian National Congress INC 371
Communist Party of India CPI 27
Praja Socialist Party PSP 19
Ganatantra Parishad GP 7
Jharkhand Party JKP 6
Republican Party of India RPI 6
Bharatiya Jana Sangh BJS 4
Peasants and Workers Party of India PWPI 4
Chota Nagpur Santhal Parganas Janata Party CNSPJP 3
Forward Bloc (Marxist) AIFB 2
People's Democratic Front PDF 2
Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha ABHM 1
Indian Union Muslim League IUML 1
Independents - 41
Nominated Anglo-Indians - 2

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Statistical Report on General Elections, 1957 to the Second Lok Sabha, (Vol. I)" (PDF). Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 20 March 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2014.
  2. ^ "RAJYA SABHA STATISTICAL INFORMATION (1952-2013)" (PDF). Rajya Sabha Secretariat, New Delhi. 2014. p. 12. Retrieved 29 August 2017.
  3. ^ "Second Lok Sabha". Lok Sabha Secretariat, New Delhi. Archived from the original on 3 July 2011.

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