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Members of the Legislative Assemblies in India

05-SEP-2016 16:06

    A Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district (constituency) to the Legislature of a State in the Indian system of government. Uttar Pradesh has the largest numbers of MLA (403) in the country while Puducherry has the least numbers of MLAs (30)

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    S.No.  State/UT Strength 
    1 Uttar Pradesh 403
    2 West Bengal  294
    3 Maharashtra  288
    4 Bihar  243
    5 Tamil Nadu  234
    6 Madhya Pradesh 230
    7 Karnataka 224
    8 Rajasthan  200
    9 Gujarat 182
    10 Andhra Pradesh 175
    11 Odisha  147
    12 Kerala 140
    13 Assam  126
    14 Telangana  119
    15 Punjab  117
    16 Chhatisgarh 90
    17 Haryana 90
    18 Jharkhand 81
    19 Jammu& Kashmir                             76*
    20 Uttrakhand 70
    21 Delhi (NCT) 70
    22 Himachal Pradesh 68
    23 Arunachal Pradesh 60
    24 Manipur  60
    25 Mehgalaya 60
    26 Nagaland 60
    27 Tripura 60
    28 Goa 40
    29 Mizoram 40
    30 Sikkim 32
    31 Puducherry  30

    Source: Election Commission of India

    *Under the Constitution of Jammu & Kashmir, the number of seats in the Legislative Assembly of that state excluding the 24 seats earmarked for Pakistan occupied territory is 87 out of which 7 seats have been reserved for the Schedule Caste in pursuance of the Jammu & Kashmir Representation of the People Act 1957.

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