In the Republic of India, the various central and state legislatures are presided by either a Speaker or a Chairperson. A speaker is the presiding officer of the Lok Sabha and of the legislative assembly of each of the twenty-eight states and three union territories. Similarly a chairperson heads the Rajya Sabha and the legislative council of each of the six states, where the upper house in the state legislature exists.

Parliament of India

This is the list of current Speakers and Chairpersons of both houses of the Parliament of India (respectively):

Lok Sabha

House Portrait Speaker Party Deputy Speaker Party
Lok Sabha Om Birla BJP Vacant N/A

Rajya Sabha

House Portrait Chairperson[a] Party Portrait Deputy Chairperson Party
Rajya Sabha Jagdeep Dhankhar BJP Harivansh Narayan Singh JD(U)
  1. ^ Vice President of India is the ex-officio Chairperson of the Rajya Sabha.

Legislatures of the States and Union territories

State Legislative Assemblies

This is the list of current Speakers and Deputy Speakers of the legislative assemblies of the Indian states and union territories:[1]

State/UT Portrait Speaker Party Deputy speaker Party
Andhra Pradesh Thammineni Seetharam YSRCP Kolagatla Veerabhadra Swamy YSRCP
Arunachal Pradesh Pasang Dorjee Sona BJP Tesam Pongte BJP
Assam Biswajit Daimary BJP
Numal Momin
BJP
Bihar Nand Kishore Yadav BJP Maheshwar Hazari JDU
Chhattisgarh Raman Singh BJP Dharamlal Kaushik BJP
Delhi Ram Niwas Goel AAP Rakhi Birla AAP
Goa Ramesh Tawadkar BJP
Joshua D'Souza
BJP
Gujarat Shankar Chaudhary BJP Jethabhai Ahir BJP
Haryana Gian Chand Gupta BJP
Ranbir Singh Gangwa
BJP
Himachal Pradesh Kuldeep Singh Pathania INC Vinay Kumar INC
Jammu and Kashmir N/A Vacant
(President's rule)
N/A
Jharkhand Rabindra Nath Mahato JMM Vacant N/A
Karnataka
U. T. Khader INC Rudrappa Manappa Lamani INC
Kerala A. N. Shamseer CPI(M)
Chittayam Gopakumar
CPI
Madhya Pradesh Narendra Singh Tomar BJP Vacant N/A
Maharashtra Rahul Narwekar BJP Narhari Sitaram Zirwal NCP
Manipur Thokchom Satyabrata Singh BJP Kongkham Robindro Singh BJP
Meghalaya Thomas A. Sangma NPP Timothy Shira NPP
Mizoram Lalbiakzama ZPM Lalfamkima ZPM
Nagaland Sharingain Longkümer NDPP S. Tohio Yepto NCP
Odisha Pramila Mallik BJD
Saluga Pradhan
BJD
Puducherry Embalam R. Selvam BJP P. Rajavelu AINRC
Punjab Kultar Singh Sandhwan AAP
Jai Krishan Singh
AAP
Rajasthan Vasudev Devnani BJP Vacant N/A
Sikkim Arun Kumar Upreti[2] SKM Sangay Lepcha SKM
Tamil Nadu M. Appavu DMK K. Pitchandi DMK
Telangana Gaddam Prasad Kumar INC Vacant N/A
Tripura Biswa Bandhu Sen BJP Ram Prasad Paul BJP
Uttar Pradesh Satish Mahana BJP Vacant N/A
Uttarakhand Ritu Khanduri Bhushan BJP Vacant N/A
West Bengal Biman Banerjee AITC
Asish Banerjee
AITC

State Legislative Councils

This is the list of current Chairpersons and Deputy Chairpersons of the legislative councils of the Indian states:

State Chairperson Party Deputy Chairperson Party
Andhra Pradesh K. M. Raju YSRCP Zakia Khanam YSRCP
Bihar Devesh Chandra Thakur
JD(U) BJP
Karnataka
Basavaraj Horatti
BJP
M. K. Pranesh
BJP
Maharashtra Neelam Gorhe
(acting)
SS Neelam Gorhe SS
Telangana
Gutha Sukender Reddy
BRS Banda Prakash BRS
Uttar Pradesh
Kunwar Manvendra Singh
BJP Vacant N/A

See also

References

  1. ^ "LIST OF CHAIRMEN / SPEAKERS/ DEPUTY CHAIRMEN / DEPUTY SPEAKERS / SECRETARIES GENERAL / PRINCIPAL SECRETARIES / SECRETARIES OF PARLIAMENT AND STATE / UNION TERRITORY LEGISLATURES IN INDIA". legislativebodiesinindia.nic.in. 23 August 2021.
  2. ^ Today, North East (22 August 2022). "Arun Upreti Elected As New Speaker Of Sikkim Legislative Assembly". Northeast Today. Retrieved 7 January 2023.