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Indian States That Have a Bicameral Legislature

Apr 16, 2011 15:45 IST

List of Indian States That Have a Bicameral Legislature.

Category:  General Knowledge

The following is a list of Indian States that have a Bicameral Legislature.




S.No. States Legislature
1 Bihar Bicameral
2 Jammu & Kashmir Bicameral
3 Karnataka Bicameral
4 Maharashtra Bicameral
5 Uttar Pradesh Bicameral



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Himanshu is right. In addition to above 5 states, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana also has Bicameral Legislature. Thus, there are total 7 States in India having Bicameral system.


Andhra and Telangana also have bicameral legilature.


thnkx i got the answer


Plz send ias pre.exam question & answer

shruti dhingra,

Bicameral states in India are 6, Andhra Pradesh is also included in the above list

Nagalingam M,

only six Indian States that have a Bicameral Legislature. 1.uttarpradesh, 2.maharastra, 3. bihar, 4.karnataka, 5.jammu&kashmir, 6.andhra Pradesh Except. Tamil Nadu (approval bending)

revathi reddy ,

is assam a bicameral... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vidhan_Parishad

Abhishek Chauhan,

Earlier there were 7 states including TN & AP but then legislature of these two states abolished legislative councils. Bt again parliament has passed the legislative act in AP in 2005 and in 2007 leg. Council has been set up in AP. So total 6 states are there now. And in TN also parliament has passed the same act in 2010 so in coming days it will also have bicameral legislature. And Tn will be 7th state with bicameral legislature.


Andhra Pradesh is too having Bicameral System


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krishna kanth,

There are 7 bicameral states...... but here it is given only 5!!!!!


andrapradesh is also having bicameral legislation .

sitesh krishan,

basically its 6 state having bicameral legislation.....u left andra pardesh

Tanya Makcha,

It is helpful. Very good. Keep upload new things.


u forgot to mention Andhra Pradesh

Vicky Kumar,

7 states are bicameral including andhra pradesh and rajasthan

karishma devnani,

6-state-tamil nadu and 7-state-andhra pradesh


please send me gk & current affire bits to me.


what is the criteria for states having a bicameral legislature?


Andhra Pradesh also has Bicameral legis.


outdated information should not be broadcasted

Gurwinder Singh,

6 states


Hey in 2007 one more state is added that is Andhrapradesh.. Present there are 6states


lame man! dint u guyz updated ?? nw andra pradesh is also there !!! >:-( disappointing !

mahendhar singh,

is there any current states is added in bacameral .................like tamilnadu and Andhra pradesh

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