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The List of Rajya Sabha Consists of 250 Members, and the Present Rajya Sabha has 245 Members. 233 Members are Elected by the Vidhan Sabha Members and 12 are Nominated by the President for their Contributions to Art, Literature, Science, and Social Services. Members Sit for six years term, with One – Third of the Members Retiring Every Two Years.

The Vice President of India Venkaiah Naidu is the Chairman of Rajya Sabha. The Deputy Chairman, is Elected from Amongst the House Members, takes care of the day-to-day matters of the House in the absence of the Chairman. The Rajya Sabha held its first sitting on 13 May 1952.


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Name Field Party Year
Raghunath Mohapatra Art Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Sonal Mansingh Art Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Ram Shakal Social work Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Rakesh Sinha Literature Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Roopa Ganguly Art Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Sambhaji Raje Social work Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Suresh Gopi Art Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Subramanian Swamy Economics Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Narendra Jadhav Economics Nominated 2016 – 2022
Mary Kom Sport Nominated 2016 – 2022
Swapan Dasgupta Journalism Nominated 2016 – 2022
K. T. S. Tulsi Law Nominated 2014 -2020

Name Party Year
C. M. Ramesh Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Suresh Prabhu Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
T. G. Venkatesh Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Y. S. Chowdary Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Vemireddy Prabhakar Reddy YSR Congress Party 2018 – 2024
V. Vijayasai Reddy YSR Congress Party 2016 – 2022
Kanakamedala Ravindra Kumar Telugu Desam Party 2018 – 2024
Thota Seetharama Lakshmi Telugu Desam Party 2014 – 2020
Mohd. Ali Khan Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
T. Subbarami Reddy Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
K. Keshava Rao Telangana Rashtra Samithi 2014 – 2020

Name Pary Year
Mukut Mithi Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020

Name Party Year
Ripun Bora Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Ranee Narah Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Bhubaneswar Kalita Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
Sanjay Singh Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
Kamakhya Prasad Tasa Bharatiya Janata Party 2019 – 2025
Birendra Prasad Baishya Asom Gana Parishad 2019 – 2025
Biswajit Daimary Bodoland People’s Front 2014 – 2020

Name Party Year
Harivansh Narayan Singh Janata Dal (United) 2014 – 2020
Mahendra Prasad Janata Dal (United) 2018 – 2024
Ram Nath Thakur Janata Dal (United) 2014 – 2020
Kahkashan Perween Janata Dal (United) 2014 – 2020
Kahkashan Perween Janata Dal (United) 2018 – 2024
Ramchandra Prasad Singh Janata Dal (United) 2016 – 2022
Gopal Narayan Singh Janata Dal (United) 2016 – 2022
Ravindra Kishore Sinha Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
C. P. Thakur Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Ram Jethmalani Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Misa Bharti Rashtriya Janata Dal 2016 – 2022
Manoj Jha Rashtriya Janata Dal 2018 – 2024
Ashfaque Karim Rashtriya Janata Dal 2018 – 2024
Ram Vilas Paswan Rashtriya Janata Dal 2019 – 2024
Akhilesh Prasad Singh Lok Janshakti Party 2018 – 2024
Vacant since 4 December 2017 2022

Name Party Year
Ranvijay Singh Judev Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Ramvichar Netam Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Saroj Pandey Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Motilal Vora Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
Chhaya Verma Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022

Name Party Year
Vinay Tendulkar Bharatiya Janata Party 2017 – 2023

Name Party Year
Chunibhai K Gohel Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Shambhuprasad Tundiya Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Parsottambhai Rupala Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Lal Sinh Vadodia Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Mansukh L. Mandaviya Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Ahmed Patel Indian National Congress 2017 – 2023
Naranbhai Rathwa Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024
Amee Yajnik Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024
Madhusudan Mistry Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
Vacant since 23 May 2019 2023
Vacant since 24 May 2019 2023

Name Party Year
Devender Paul Vats Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Birender Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Ram Kumar Kashyap Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Selja Kumari Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
Subhash Chandra Independent 2016 – 2022

Name Party Year
Viplove Thakur Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
Anand Sharma Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Jagat Prakash Nadda Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024

Name Party Year
Fayaz Ahmad Mir Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party 2015 – 2021
Nazir Ahmad Laway Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party 2015 – 2021
Shamsheer Singh Manhas Bharatiya Janata Party 2015 – 2021
Ghulam Nabi Azad Indian National Congress 2015 – 2021

Name Party Year
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Mahesh Poddar Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Sameer Oraon Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Dhiraj Prasad Sahu Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024
Prem Chand Gupta Rashtriya Janata Dal 2014 – 2020
Parimal Nathwani Independent 2014 – 2020

Name Party Year
B. K. Hariprasad Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
L. Hanumanthaiah Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024
Oscar Fernandes Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Syed Naseer Hussain Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024
Rajeev Gowda Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
G. C. Chandrasekhar Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024
Jairam Ramesh Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
K. C. Ramamurthy Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Nirmala Sitharaman Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Prabhakar Kore Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Rajeev Chandrasekhar Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
D. Kupendra Reddy Janata Dal (Secular) 2014 – 2020

Name Party Year
Elamaram Kareem Communist Party of India (Marxist) 2018 – 2024
K. Somaprasad Communist Party of India (Marxist) 2016 – 2022
K.K. Ragesh Communist Party of India (Marxist) 2015 – 2021
A. K. Antony Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Vayalar Ravi Indian National Congress 2015 – 2021
Binoy Viswam Communist Party of India 2018 -2024
Jose K. Mani Kerala Congress (M) 2018 – 2024
P. V. Abdul Wahab Indian Union Muslim League 2015 2021
M. P. Veerendra Kumar Independent 2018 – 2022

Name Party Year
Sampatiya Uike Bharatiya Janata Party 2017 – 2022
M. J. Akbar Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Satyanarayan Jatiya Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Prabhat Jha Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Kailash Soni Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Ajay Pratap Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Thawar Chand Gehlot Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Dharmendra Pradhan Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Vivek Tankha Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024
Digvijaya Singh Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024
Rajmani Patel Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024

Name Party Year
Prakash Javadekar Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
V. Muraleedharan Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Narayan Rane Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Piyush Goyal Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Vinay Sahasrabuddhe Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Vikas Mahatme Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Amar Shankar Sable Bharatiya Janata Party 2015 – 2020
Majeed Memon Nationalist Congress Party 2014 – 2020
Praful Patel Nationalist Congress Party 2016 – 2022
Sharad Pawar Nationalist Congress Party 2014 – 2020
Vandana Chavan Nationalist Congress Party 2018 – 2024
Anil Desai Shiv Sena 2018 – 2024
Rajkumar Dhoot Shiv Sena 2014 – 2020
Sanjay Raut Shiv Sena 2016 – 2022
Husain Dalwai Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
Kumar Ketkar Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024
P. Chidambaram Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Ramdas Athawale Republican Party of India (A) 2014 – 2020
Sanjay Kakade Independent 2014 – 2020

Name Party Year
Bhabananda Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 2017 – 2020

Name Party Year
Wansuk Syiem Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020

Name Party Year
Ronald Sapa Tlau Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020

Name Party Year
K. G. Kenye Naga People’s Front 2016 – 2022

Name Party Year
Narain Dass Gupta Aam Aadmi Party 2018 – 2024
Sushil Kumar Gupta Aam Aadmi Party 2018 – 2024
Sanjay Singh Aam Aadmi Party 2018 – 2024

Name Party Year
Prashanta Nanda Biju Janata Dal 2018 – 2024
Prasanna Acharya Biju Janata Dal 2016 – 2020
N. Bhaskar Rao Biju Janata Dal 2016 – 2020
Narendra Kumar Swain Biju Janata Dal 2015 – 2020
Sarojini Hembram Biju Janata Dal 2014 – 2020
Amar Patnaik Biju Janata Dal 2019 – 2024
Sasmit Patra Biju Janata Dal 2019 – 2022
Ashwini Baishnab Bharatiya Janata Party 2019 – 2024
Ranjib Biswal Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
Vacant since 24 May 2019 2020

Name Party Year
N. Gokulakrishnan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2015 – 2021

Name Party Year
Ambika Soni Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Pratap Singh Bajwa Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Shamsher Singh Dullo Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Balwinder Singh Bhunder Shiromani Akali Dal 2016 – 2022
Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa Shiromani Akali Dal 2016 – 2022
Naresh Gujral Shiromani Akali Dal 2016 – 2022
Shwait Malik Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022

Name Party Year
Narayan Lal Panchariya Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Ramnarayan Dudi Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Vijay Goel Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
Om Prakash Mathur Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Ram Kumar Verma Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Harshvardhan Singh Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Alphons Kannanthanam Bharatiya Janata Party 2017 – 2022
Bhupender Yadav Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Kirodi Lal Meena Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Vacant since 24 June 2019 2024

Name Party Year
Hishey Lachungpa Sikkim Democratic Front 2018 – 2024

Name Party Year
S. R. Balasubramoniyan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2016 – 2022
A. Navaneethakrishnan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2016 – 2022
A. Vijayakumar All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2016 – 2022
R. Vaithilingam All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2016 – 2022
Sasikala Pushpa Ramaswamy All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2014 – 2020
Vijila Sathyananth All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2014 – 2020
S. Muthukaruppan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2014 – 2020
K. Selvaraj All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2014 – 2020
V. Maitreyan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2013 – 2019
T. Rathinavel All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2013 – 2019
K. R. Arjunan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2013 – 2019
R. Lakshmanan All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2013 – 2019
R. S. Bharathi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2016 – 2022
T. K. S. Elangovan Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2016 – 2022
Tiruchi Siva Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 2014 – 2020
T. K. Rangarajan Communist Party of India (Marxist) 2014 – 2020
D. Raja Communist Party of India 2013 – 2019
Vacant since 23 May 2019 2019

Name Party Year
Banda Prakash Telangana Rashtra Samithi 2018 – 2024
Badugula Lingaiah Yadav Telangana Rashtra Samithi 2018 – 2024
Joginapally Santosh Kumar Telangana Rashtra Samithi 2018 – 2024
D. Srinivas Telangana Rashtra Samithi 2016 – 2022
V. Lakshmikantha Rao Telangana Rashtra Samithi 2016 – 2022
Garikapati Mohan Rao Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020
K. V. P. Ramachandra Rao Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 – 2020

Name Party Year
Jharna Das Communist Party of India (Marxist) 2016 – 2022

Name Party Year
Ram Gopal Yadav Samajwadi Party 2014 – 2020
Jaya Bachchan Samajwadi Party 2018 – 2024
Tazeen Fatma Samajwadi Party 2014 – 2020
Beni Prasad Verma Samajwadi Party 2016 – 2022
Rewati Raman Singh Samajwadi Party 2016 – 2022
Neeraj Shekhar Samajwadi Party 2014 – 2020
Vishambhar Prasad Nishad Samajwadi Party 2016 – 2022
Ravi Prakash Verma Samajwadi Party 2014 – 2020
Sukhram Singh Yadav Samajwadi Party 2016 – 2022
Sanjay Seth Samajwadi Party 2016 – 2022
Chandrapal Singh Yadav Samajwadi Party 2014 – 2020
Surendra Nagar Samajwadi Party 2016 – 2022
Javed Ali Khan Samajwadi Party 2014 – 2020
Arun Jaitley Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Vijaypal Singh Tomar Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Anil Agrawal Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Anil Jain Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Sakal Deep Rajbhar Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Harnath Singh Yadav Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Kanta Kardam Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
G. V. L. Narasimha Rao Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Ashok Bajpai Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024
Shiv Pratap Shukla Bharatiya Janata Party 2016 – 2022
Hardeep Singh Puri Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2020
Satish Chandra Mishra Bahujan Samaj Party 2016 – 2022
Ashok Siddharth Bahujan Samaj Party 2016 – 2022
Veer Singh Bahujan Samaj Party 2014 – 2020
Rajaram Bahujan Samaj Party 2014 – 2020
P. L. Punia Indian National Congress 2014 – 2020
Kapil Sibal Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Amar Singh Independent 2016 – 2022

Name Party Year
Raj Babbar Indian National Congress 2015 – 2020
Pradeep Tamta Indian National Congress 2016 – 2022
Anil Baluni Bharatiya Janata Party 2018 – 2024

Name Party Year
Nadimul Haque All India Trinamool Congress 2018 – 2024
Ahmed Hassan Imran All India Trinamool Congress 2014 – 2020
Kanwar Deep Singh All India Trinamool Congress 2014 – 2020
Subhasish Chakraborty All India Trinamool Congress 2018 – 2024
Sukhendu Shekhar Roy All India Trinamool Congress 2017 – 2023
Jogen Chowdhury All India Trinamool Congress 2014 – 2020
Shanta Chhetri All India Trinamool Congress 2017 – 2023
Derek O’Brien All India Trinamool Congress 2017 – 2023
Manas Bhunia All India Trinamool Congress 2017 – 2023
Abir Biswas All India Trinamool Congress 2018 – 2024
Dola Sen All India Trinamool Congress 2017 – 2023
Manish Gupta All India Trinamool Congress 2017 – 2020
Santunu Sen All India Trinamool Congress 2018 – 2024
Pradip Bhattacharya Indian National Congress 2017 – 2023
Abhishek Singhvi Indian National Congress 2018 – 2024
Ritabrata Banerjee All India Trinamool Congress 2014 – 2020