Rajasthan Legislative Assembly
The Rajasthan Legislative Assembly or the Rajasthan Vidhan Sabha is the unicameral legislature of the Indian state of Rajasthan. The assembly meets at Vidhana Bhavan situated in Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan. Members of the Legislative assembly are directly elected by the people for a term of 5 years. Presently, the legislative assembly consists of 200 members.
|Rajasthan Legislative Assembly|
|14th Legislative Assembly of Rajasthan|
Leader of the House
Leader of the Opposition
|First past the post|
|1 December 2013|
|Vidhan Bhavan, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India|
The First Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (1952–57) was inaugurated on 31 March 1952. It had a strength of 160 members. The strength was increased to 190 after the merger of the erstwhile Ajmer State with Rajasthan in 1956. The Second (1957–62) and Third (1962–67) Legislative Assemblies had a strength of 176. The Fourth (1967–72) and Fifth (1972–77) Legislative Assembly comprised 184 members each. The strength became 200 from the Sixth (1977–1980) Legislative Assembly onwards. The Fourteenth Legislative Assembly was commenced on 21 January 2013. Umed Singh of Barmer was youngest member of Rajasthan Legislative Assembly, as in 1962 election Result was declared on 19 February 1962 & he was elected from Barmer, that time he was just 25 year & 4 months old.
|Bharatiya Janata Party||160|
|National Peoples Party||1|
|Indian National Congress||25|
|Bahujan Samaj Party||2|
|National Unionist Zamindara Party||2|
- "Rajasthan Legislative Assembly – House Tenure". Rajasthan Legislative Assembly website. Retrieved 2 September 2010.
- "Statistical report on the 1962 election to the Legislative Assembly" (PDF). pp. 7, 212.
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