List of Members of Rajya Sabha

Rajya Sabha Members are a part of the Indian Parliament and Rajya Sabha comprises members representing the states and Union Territories of our country. 

The members of Rajya Sabha form an important part of the questions asked in the General Awareness section of various Government exams conducted in our country. 

In this article, we bring to you the list of memes of Rajya sabha along with their term and the Party they work for. Also, some Sample Questions related to this topic have been given below for your reference. 

Given below are a few salient points with reference to The Rajya Sabha or The “House of Elders” in the Indian Parliament:

  • The maximum number of members which are be a part of the Rajya Sabha is 250
  • Currently, there are 245 Rajya Sabha Members, out of which 229 represent the states, 4 represent Union Territories and 12 are the special category members elected by the President
  • The 229 State representatives are elected by the Vidhan Sabha
  • The meeting for the elected Rajya Sabha Members takes place at the Parliament House in New Delhi and interpretation of this meeting is done in 22 Indian languages
  • The eligibilities to become a Rajya Sabha member includes: being a citizen of India, being minimum of 30 years in age, must not be a criminal, must not hold any other Government Office duties and must not be a debt which is not repayable

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State-wise List of Rajya Sabha Members

It is important for a person to be well aware of the political developments in their country as they directly reflect upon the citizens of that particular place.

The same is applicable for the citizens of India. India, being a democracy, people must be aware of their leaders and the Members of Parliament which are responsible to take all major decisions for the well being of a country. 

Given below is the list of state-wise members of Rajya Sabha in India:

State-wise List of Members of Rajya Sabha
State Name of Rajya Sabha Member Party Term
Andhra Pradesh

(Total No. of Seats – 11) 

Pilli Subhash Chandra Bose YSR Congress Party 10-Apr-2020 to 09-Apr-2026
Mopidevi Venkataramana YSR Congress Party 10-Apr-2020 to 09-Apr-2026
Alla Ayodhya Rami Reddy YSR Congress Party 10-Apr-2020 to 09-Apr-2026
Parimal Nathwani YSR Congress Party 10-Apr-2020 to 09-Apr-2026
Vemireddy Prabhakar Reddy YSR Congress Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

V. Vijayasai Reddy YSR Congress Party 22-Jun-2016 to

21-Jun-2022

C. M. Ramesh Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Suresh Prabhu Bharatiya Janata Party 22-Jun-2016 to

21-Jun-2022

Y. S. Chowdary Bharatiya Janata Party 22-Jun-2016 to 21-Jun-2022
T. G. Venkatesh Bharatiya Janata Party 22-Jun-2016 to 21-Jun-2022
Kanakamedala Ravindra Kumar Telugu Desam Party 03-Apr-2018 to 02-Apr-2024
Arunachal Pradesh (Total No. of Seats – 1) Mukut Mithi Indian National Congress 24-Jun-2014 to

23-Jun-2020

Assam (Total No. of Seats – 7) Bhubaneswar Kalita Bharatiya Janata Party 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Kamakhya Prasad Tasa Bharatiya Janata Party 15-Jun-2019 to

14-Jun-2025

Ripun Bora Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2016 to

02-Apr-2022

Ranee Narah Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2016 to

02-Apr-2022

Biswajit Daimary Bodoland People’s Front 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Birendra Prasad Baishya Asom Gana Parishad 15-Jun-2019 to

14-Jun-2025

Ajit Kumar Bhuyan Independent 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Bihar (Total No. of Seats – 16) Harivansh Narayan Singh Janata Dal (United) 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Ram Nath Thakur Janata Dal (United) 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Bashistha Narain Singh Janata Dal (United) 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Mahendra Prasad Janata Dal (United) 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Ramchandra Prasad Singh Janata Dal (United) 08-Jul-2016 to

07-Jul-2022

Prem Chand Gupta Rashtriya Janata Dal 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Amarendra Dhari Singh Rashtriya Janata Dal 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Manoj Jha Rashtriya Janata Dal 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Ahmad Ashfaque Karim Rashtriya Janata Dal 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Misa Bharti Rashtriya Janata Dal 08-Jul-2016 to

07-Jul-2022

Vivek Thakur Bharatiya Janata Party 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Satish Chandra Dubey Bharatiya Janata Party 09-Oct-2019 to

07-Jul-2022

Gopal Narayan Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 08-Jul-2016 to

07-Jul-2022

Ram Vilas Paswan Lok Janshakti Party 29-Jun-2019 to

02-Apr-2024

Akhilesh Prasad Singh Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Chhattisgarh (Total No. of Seats – 5) K. T. S. Tulsi Indian National Congress 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Phulo Devi Netam Indian National Congress 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Chhaya Verma Indian National Congress 30-Jun-2016 to

29-Jun-2022 

Saroj Pandey Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Ramvichar Netam Bharatiya Janata Party 30-Jun-2016 to

29-Jun-2022

Goa (Total No. of Seats – 1) Vinay Tendulkar Bharatiya Janata Party 29-Jul-2017 to

28-Jul-2023

Gujarat (Total No. of Seats – 11) Parsottambhai Rupala Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Mansukh L. Mandaviya Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Subrahmanyam Jaishankar Bharatiya Janata Party 06-Jul-2019 to

18-Aug-2023

Jugalji Mathurji Thakor Bharatiya Janata Party 06-Jul-2019 to

18-Aug-2023

Amee Yajnik Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Naranbhai Rathwa Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Ahmed Patel Indian National Congress 19-Aug-2017 to

18-Aug-2023

Haryana (Total Number of Seats – 5) Ram Chander Jangra Bharatiya Janata Party 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Devender Paul Vats Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Dushyant Kumar Gautam Bharatiya Janata Party 19-Mar-2020 to

01-Aug-2022

Deepender Singh Hooda Indian National Congress 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Subhash Chandra Independent 02-Aug-2016 to

01-Aug-2022

Himachal Pradesh (Total No. of Seats – 3) Indu Goswami Bharatiya Janata Party 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Jagat Prakash Nadda Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Anand Sharma Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2016 to

02-Apr-2022

Jammu & Kashmir ( Total No. of Seats – 4) Nazir Ahmad Laway Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party 16-Feb-2015 to

15-Feb-2021

Fayaz Ahmad Mir Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party 11-Feb-2015 to

10-Feb-2021

Shamsheer Singh Manhas Bharatiya Janata Party 11-Feb-2015 to

10-Feb-2021

Ghulam Nabi Azad Indian National Congress 16-Feb-2015 to

15-Feb-2021

Jharkhand (Total No. of Seats – 6) Deepak Prakash Bharatiya Janata Party 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Sameer Oraon Bharatiya Janata Party 04-May-2018 to

03-May-2024

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Bharatiya Janata Party 08-Jul-2016 to

07-Jul-2022

Mahesh Poddar Bharatiya Janata Party 08-Jul-2016 to

07-Jul-2022

Shibu Soren Jharkhand Mukti Morcha 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Dhiraj Prasad Sahu Indian National Congress 04-May-2018 to

03-May-2024

Karnataka (Total No. of Seats – 12) L. Hanumanthaiah Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

G. C. Chandrasekhar Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Syed Naseer Hussain Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Jairam Ramesh Indian National Congress 01-Jul-2016 to

30-Jun-2022

Oscar Fernandes Indian National Congress 01-Jul-2016 to

30-Jun-2022

B. K. Hariprasad Indian National Congress 26-Jun-2014 to

25-Jun-2020

Rajeev Gowda Indian National Congress 26-Jun-2014 to

25-Jun-2020

Rajeev Chandrasekhar Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Nirmala Sitharaman Bharatiya Janata Party 01-Jul-2016 to

30-Jun-2022

K. C. Ramamurthy Bharatiya Janata Party 05-Dec-2019 to

30-Jun-2022

Prabhakar Kore Bharatiya Janata Party 26-Jun-2014 to

25-Jun-2020

D. Kupendra Reddy Janata Dal (Secular) 26-Jun-2014 to

25-Jun-2020

Kerala (Total No. of Seats – 9) Elamaram Kareem Communist Party of India (Marxist) 02-Jul-2018 to

01-Jul-2024

K. Somaprasad Communist Party of India (Marxist) 03-Apr-2016 to

02-Apr-2022

K.K. Ragesh Communist Party of India (Marxist) 22-Apr-2015 to

21-Apr-2021

A. K. Antony Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2016 to

02-Apr-2022

Vayalar Ravi Indian National Congress 22-Apr-2015 to

21-Apr-2021

Binoy Viswam Communist Party of India 02-Jul-2018 to

01-Jul-2024

Jose K. Mani Kerala Congress (M) 02-Jul-2018 to

01-Jul-2024

P. V. Abdul Wahab Indian Union Muslim League 22-Apr-2015 to

21-Apr-2021

M. P. Veerendra Kumar Independent 03-Apr-2016 to

02-Apr-2022

Madhya Pradesh (Total No. of Seats – 11) Jyotiraditya Scindia Bharatiya Janata Party 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Sumer Singh Solanki Bharatiya Janata Party 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Thawar Chand Gehlot Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Dharmendra Pradhan Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Kailash Soni Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Ajay Pratap Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Sampatiya Uike Bharatiya Janata Party 01-Aug-2017 to

29-Jun-2022

M. J. Akbar Bharatiya Janata Party 30-Jun-2016 to

29-Jun-2022

Digvijay Singh Indian National Congress 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Rajmani Patel Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Vivek Tankha Indian National Congress 30-Jun-2016 to

29-Jun-2022

Maharashtra (Total No. of Seats – 19) Udayanraje Bhosale Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Bhagwat Karad Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Prakash Javadekar Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Narayan Rane Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

V. Muraleedharan Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Piyush Goyal Bharatiya Janata Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Vinay Sahasrabuddhe Bharatiya Janata Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Vikas Mahatme Bharatiya Janata Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Sharad Pawar Nationalist Congress Party 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Fouzia Khan Nationalist Congress Party 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Vandana Chavan Nationalist Congress Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Praful Patel Nationalist Congress Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Priyanka Chaturvedi Shiv Sena 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Anil Desai Shiv Sena 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Sanjay Raut Shiv Sena 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Rajiv Satav Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Kumar Ketkar Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

P. Chidambaram Indian National Congress 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Ramdas Athawale Republican Party of India (A) 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Manipur (Total No. of Seats – 1) Leishemba Sanajaoba Bharatiya Janata Party 09-Apr-2020 to

26-Apr-2026

Meghalaya (Total No. of Seats – 1) W.R Kharlukhi National People’s Party 09-Apr-2020 to

26-Apr-2026

Mizoram (Total No. of Seats – 1) Ronald Sapa Tlau Indian National Congress 19-Jul-2014 to

18-Jul-2020

Nagaland (Total No. of Seats – 1) K. G. Kenye Naga People’s Front 03-Apr-2016 to

02-Apr-2022

National Capital Territory of Delhi (Total No. of Seats – 3) Narain Dass Gupta Aam Aadmi Party 28-Jan-2018 to

27-Jan-2024

Sushil Kumar Gupta Aam Aadmi Party 28-Jan-2018 to

27-Jan-2024

Sanjay Singh Aam Aadmi Party 28-Jan-2018 to

27-Jan-2024

Odisha (Total No. of Seats – 10) Subash Singh Biju Janata Dal 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Sujeet Kumar Biju Janata Dal 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Mujibulla Khan Biju Janata Dal 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Mamata Mahanta Biju Janata Dal 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Amar Patnaik Biju Janata Dal 29-Jun-2019 to

03-Apr-2024

Prashanta Nanda Biju Janata Dal 04-Apr-2018 to

03-Apr-2024

Sasmit Patra Biju Janata Dal 29-Jun-2019 to

01-Jul-2022

Prasanna Acharya Biju Janata Dal 02-Jul-2016 to

01-Jul-2022

N. Bhaskar Rao Biju Janata Dal 02-Jul-2016 to

01-Jul-2022 

Ashwini Baishnab Bharatiya Janata Party 29-Jun-2019 to

03-Apr-2024

Puducherry (Total No. of Seats – 1) N. Gokulakrishnan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 07-Oct-2015 to

06-Oct-2021

Punjab (Total No. of Seats – 7) Ambika Soni Indian National Congress 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Pratap Singh Bajwa Indian National Congress 10-Apr-2016 to

09-Apr-2022

Shamsher Singh Dullo Indian National Congress 10-Apr-2016 to

09-Apr-2022

Balwinder Singh Bhunder Shiromani Akali Dal 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa Shiromani Akali Dal 10-Apr-2016 to

09-Apr-2022

Naresh Gujral Shiromani Akali Dal 10-Apr-2016 to

09-Apr-2022

Shwait Malik Bharatiya Janata Party 10-Apr-2016 to

09-Apr-2022

Rajasthan (Total No. of Seats – 10) Rajendra Gehlot Bharatiya Janata Party 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Kirodi Lal Meena Bharatiya Janata Party 04-Apr-2018 to

03-Apr-2024

Bhupender Yadav Bharatiya Janata Party 04-Apr-2018 to

03-Apr-2024

Om Prakash Mathur Bharatiya Janata Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Ram Kumar Verma Bharatiya Janata Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Harshvardhan Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Alphons Kannanthanam Bharatiya Janata Party 09-Nov-2017 to

04-Jul-2022

K.C Venugopal Indian National Congress 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Neeraj Dangi Indian National Congress 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Manmohan Singh Indian National Congress 19-Aug-2019 to

03-Apr-20 24

Sikkim (Total No. of Seats – 1) Hishey Lachungpa Sikkim Democratic Front 24-Feb-2018 to

23-Feb-2024

Tamil Nadu (Total No. of Seats – 18) M. Thambidurai All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

K. P. Munusamy All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

N. Chandrasekaran All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 25-Jul-2019 to

24-Jul-2025

A. Mohammedjan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 25-Jul-2019 to

24-Jul-2025

S. R. Balasubramoniyan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 30-Jun-2016 to

29-Jun-2022

A. Navaneethakrishnan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 30-Jun-2016 to

29-Jun-2022

A. Vijayakumar All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 30-Jun-2016 to

29-Jun-2022

R. Vaithilingam All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 30-Jun-2016 to

29-Jun-2022

Tiruchi Siva Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

N. R. Elango Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Anthiyur P. Selvaraj Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

M. Shanmugam Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 25-Jul-2019 to

24-Jul-2025

P. Wilson Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 25- Jul-2019 to

24-Jul-2025

R. S. Bharathi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 30-Jun-2016 to

29-Jun-2022

T. K. S. Elangovan Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 30-Jun-2016 to

29-Jun-2022

G. K. Vasan Tamil Maanila Congress 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Anbumani Ramadoss Pattali Makkal Katchi 25-Jul-2019 to

24-Jul-2025

Vaiko Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 25-Jul-2019 to

24-Jul-2025

Telangana (Total No. of Seats – 7) K. Keshava Rao Telangana Rashtra Samithi 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

K. R. Suresh Reddy Telangana Rashtra Samithi 10-Apr-2020 to

09-Apr-2026

Banda Prakash Telangana Rashtra Samithi 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

B. Lingaiah Yadav Telangana Rashtra Samithi 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Joginapally Santosh Kumar Telangana Rashtra Samithi 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

V. Lakshmikantha Rao Telangana Rashtra Samithi 22-Jun-2016 to

21-Jun-2022

D. Srinivas Telangana Rashtra Samithi 22-Jun-2016 to

21-Jun-2022

Tripura (Total No. of Seats – 1) Jharna Das Communist Party of India (Marxist) 03-Apr-2016 to

02-Apr-2022

Uttar Pradesh (Total No. of Seats – 31) Vijaypal Singh Tomar Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Anil Agrawal Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Anil Jain Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Sakal Deep Rajbhar Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Harnath Singh Yadav Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Kanta Kardam Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

G. V. L. Narasimha Rao Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Ashok Bajpai Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Sudhanshu Trivedi Bharatiya Janata Party 09-Oct-2019 to

02-Apr-2024

Shiv Pratap Shukla Bharatiya Janata Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Surendra Singh Nagar Bharatiya Janata Party 16-Sep-2019 to

04-Jul-2022 

Sanjay Seth Bharatiya Janata Party 16-Sep-2019 to

04-Jul-2022

Hardeep Singh Puri Bharatiya Janata Party 09-Jan-2018 to

25-Nov-2020

Neeraj Shekhar Bharatiya Janata Party 19-Aug-2019 to

25-Nov-2020

Arun Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 05-Dec-2019 to

25-Nov-2020

Jaya Bachchan Samajwadi Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Rewati Raman Singh Samajwadi Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Vishambhar Prasad Nishad Samajwadi Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Sukhram Singh Yadav Samajwadi Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Ram Gopal Yadav Samajwadi Party 26-Nov-2014 to

25-Nov-2020

Ravi Prakash Verma Samajwadi Party 26-Nov-2014 to

25-Nov-2020

Chandrapal Singh Yadav Samajwadi Party 26-Nov-2014 to

25-Nov-2020

Javed Ali Khan Samajwadi Party 26-Nov-2014 to

25-Nov-2020

Satish Chandra Mishra Bahujan Samaj Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Ashok Siddharth Bahujan Samaj Party 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Veer Singh Bahujan Samaj Party 26-Nov-2014 to

25-Nov-2020

Rajaram Bahujan Samaj Party 26-Nov-2014 to

25-Nov-2020

Kapil Sibal Indian National Congress 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

P. L. Punia Indian National Congress 26-Nov-2014 to

25-Nov-2020

Amar Singh Independent 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Uttrakhand (Total No. of Seats – 3) Pradeep Tamta Indian National Congress 05-Jul-2016 to

04-Jul-2022

Raj Babbar Indian National Congress 14-Mar-2015 to

25-Nov-2020

Anil Baluni Bharatiya Janata Party 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

West Bengal (Total No. of Seats – 16) Dinesh Trivedi All India Trinamool Congress 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Arpita Ghosh All India Trinamool Congress 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Mausam Noor All India Trinamool Congress 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Subrata Bakshi All India Trinamool Congress 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

Nadimul Haque All India Trinamool Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Santunu Sen All India Trinamool Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Abir Biswas All India Trinamool Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Subhasish Chakraborty All India Trinamool Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Derek O’Brien All India Trinamool Congress 19-Aug-2017 to

18-Aug-2023

Shanta Chhetri All India Trinamool Congress 19-Aug-2017 to

18-Aug-2023

Sukhendu Shekhar Roy All India Trinamool Congress 19-Aug-2017 to

18-Aug-2023

Manas Bhunia All India Trinamool Congress 19-Aug-2017 to

18-Aug-2023

Dola Sen All India Trinamool Congress 19-Aug-2017 to

18-Aug-2023

Abhishek Singhvi Indian National Congress 03-Apr-2018 to

02-Apr-2024

Pradip Bhattacharya Indian National Congress 19-Aug-2017 to

18-Aug-2023

Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya Communist Party of India (Marxist) 03-Apr-2020 to

02-Apr-2026

It must be noted that a few seats in different States are vacant and members for those seats can be replaced as per the requirement of the Assembly or the President of the country.

As stated above, there are 12 members from different fields of interest who are appointed by the President of the country to become a part of the Rajya Sabha. Given below is the list of such Rajya Sabha members:

Members of Rajya Sabha – Nominated by the President
Name of the Rajya Sabha Member Specialisation Party Term
Raghunath Mohapatra Art Bharatiya Janata Party 14-Jul-2018 to

13-Jul-2024

Sonal Mansingh Art Bharatiya Janata Party 14-Jul-2018 to

13-Jul-2024

Ram Shakal Social work Bharatiya Janata Party 14-Jul-2018 to

13-Jul-2024

Rakesh Sinha Literature Bharatiya Janata Party 14-Jul-2018 to

13-Jul-2024

Roopa Ganguly Art Bharatiya Janata Party 04-Oct-2016 to

03-Oct-2022

Sambhaji Raje Social work Bharatiya Janata Party 07-Jun-2016 to

03-May-2022

Suresh Gopi Art Bharatiya Janata Party 25-Apr-2016 to

24-Apr-2022

Subramanian Swamy Economics Bharatiya Janata Party 25-Apr-2016 to

24-Apr-2022

Ranjan Gogoi Law 19-Mar-2020 to

18-Mar-2026

Narendra Jadhav Economics 25-Apr-2016 to

24-Apr-2022

Mary Kom Sport 25-Apr-2016 to

24-Apr-2022

Swapan Dasgupta Journalism 25-Apr-2016 to

24-Apr-2022 

List of Members of Rajya Sabha PDF:-Download PDF Here

Sample Questions – Members of Rajya Sabha

Given below are a few sample questions for the reference of aspirants preparing for this topic for the upcoming competitive exams.

Q 1. What is the Rajya Sabha question hour? (This type of questions may be asked for both objective and descriptive type papers)

Q 2. Who coined the term “zero hour” with reference to the Indian Parliament?

Answer: Press

Q 3. How long does the zero hour continue for?

Answer: 30 minutes

Q 4. Who is the Rajya Sabha Speaker for 2020? (The answer to this question may defer from year to year)

Q 5. Who is the deputy Speaker of Rajya Sabha? (Year based answer to this question)

Q 6. Who was the first speaker of Rajya Sabha?

Answer: S. V. Krishnamoorthy Rao

Candidates willing to appear for the upcoming competitive exams must review the list of current Rajya sabha members as important questions based on the same may be asked in the exam.

For any further questions regarding the upcoming competitive exams, and study material related to the same, candidates can turn to BYJU’S.

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