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Indian States That Have a Unicameral Legislature

14-SEP-2017 15:26

Unicameralism is the practice of having only one legislative or parliamentary chamber. It is a combination two Latin words i.e., uni, one + camera, chamber. A state legislature that has one house, known as Vidhan Sabha or Legislative assembly, is a unicameral legislature. The Sarkaria Commission was set up to review the balance of power between states and the union. The central government can dissolve a state government in favour of President's rule if necessary. Here, we are giving a list of Indian States that have a Unicameral Legislature for general awareness.

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List of Indian States that have a Unicameral Legislature

State

Size of House

West Bengal

295

Tamil Nadu

234

Madhya Pradesh

230

Rajasthan

200

Gujarat

182

Odisha

147

Kerala

140

Assam

126

Punjab

117

Chhattisgarh

90

Haryana

90

Jharkhand

81

Uttarakhand

70

Delhi

70

Himachal Pradesh

68

Arunachal Pradesh

60

Manipur

60

Meghalaya

60

Nagaland

60

Tripura

60

Goa

40

Mizoram

40

Sikkim

32

Puducherry

30

In the above list of Indian States that have a Unicameral Legislature gives extracted revision capsule for the aspirants of different examinations.

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5 Comment

kashi rajan,

Andra pradesh is having bicameral legislature

KOTI,

Uttar Pradesh Bicameral 404 + 108 Maharashtra Bicameral 289 + 78 Bihar Bicameral 243 + 75 Karnataka Bicameral 224 + 75 Jammu and Kashmir Bicameral 89 + 36 Andhra Pradesh Bicameral 294 + 90

Vidyasagar,

Andhra Pradesh is having Bicameral legislature.......

kshitij garg,

andhra is a bicameral or unicameral?

hk sharma,

tripura also has unicameral lagislature

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