List of Rajya Sabha members from Telangana

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The Rajya Sabha (meaning the "Council of States") is the upper house of the Parliament of India. Telangana elects 7 seats and they are indirectly elected by the state legislators of Telangana. The number of seats allocated to the party, are determined by the number of seats a party possesses during nomination and the party nominates a member to be voted on. After the Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, members were allotted to Telangana state for the first time by lucky draw.[1]

Current Parties (2016)

Party Rajya Sabha MPs
Indian National Congress 2
Telugu Desam Party 2
Telangana Rashtra Samithi 2
Vacant 1

Telangana

No Name[2] Party Date of
Appointment[3]
Date of
Retirement[3]
1 C. M. Ramesh Telugu Desam Party 02-Jun-2014 02-Apr-2018
2 Garikapati Mohan Rao Telugu Desam Party 02-Jun-2014 09-Apr-2020
3 K. V. P. Ramachandra Rao Indian National Congress 02-Jun-2014 09-Apr-2020
4 D. Srinivas Telangana Rashtra Samithi 22-Jun-2016 21-Jun-2022
5 Rapolu Ananda Bhaskar Indian National Congress 02-Jun-2014 02-Apr-2018
6 Vacant 09-Jun-2017 02-Apr-2018
7 V. Lakshmikantha Rao Telangana Rashtra Samithi 22-Jun-2016 21-Jun-2022

Alphabetical list of all Rajya Sabha members from Telangana state

Alphabetical list by last name[4]

The list is incomplete.

  • Star (*) represents current Rajya Sabha members from Telangana state.
Name (alphabetical last name) Party Date of appointment Date of retirement Term Notes
Rapolu Ananda Bhaskar INC 02/06/2014[5] 02/04/2018 2 AP 2012-14
Joginapally Santosh Kumar TRS 03/04/2018 02/04/2024 1 *
Banda Prakash TRS 03/04/2018 02/04/2024 1 *
V. Lakshmikantha Rao TRS 22/06/2016 21/06/2022 1 *
Garikapati Mohan Rao TDP 02/06/2014[5] 09/04/2020 1 * AP 2014-14
K. V. P. Ramachandra Rao INC 02/06/2014[5] 09/04/2020 3 * AP 2014-14
D. Srinivas TRS 22/06/2016 21/06/2022 1 *
Lingamaiah Yadav TRS 03/04/2018 02/04/2024 1 *

References

  1. ^ "Draw of lots decides Rajya Sabha members for Telangana, Andhra". The Hindu. 30 May 2014. Retrieved 13 July 2016. 
  2. ^ "Statewise List". 164.100.47.5. Retrieved 12 June 2016. 
  3. ^ a b "Statewise Retirement". 164.100.47.5. Retrieved 12 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Alphabetical List Of Former Members Of Rajya Sabha Since 1952". rajyasabha.nic.in. Rajya Sabha Secretariat, Sansad Bhawan, New Delhi. 
  5. ^ a b c "Rajya Sabha members alloted [sic] to Telangana, Andhra Pradesh". The Economic Times. May 30, 2014. Retrieved 21 October 2015. 

External links

  • Rajya Sabha homepage hosted by the Indian government
  • Nominated members list
  • State wise list
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