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Upper house of the Parliament of India

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Rajya Sabha: Upper house of the Parliament of India
The Rajya Sabha or Council of States is the upper house of the Parliament of India. Membership of Rajya Sabha is limited by the Constitution to a maximum of 250 members and current laws have provision for 245 members. Most of the members of the House are indirectly elected by the members of States and union territories of India state and territorial legislatures using single transferable votes through Open Ballot, while the President can appoint 12 members for their contributions to art, literature, science, and social services. Members sit for staggered terms lasting six years, with a third of the members up for election every two years.

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Was ready to aid SC ex-staffer, says Rajya Sabha official


IndiaTimes - Published

BJP will win elections as nationalism has taken over casteism: Amar Singh

BJP will win in the upcoming elections as nationalism over rides cateism says Amar Singh (Former GS of SP and Former Rajya Sabha MP).
DNA - Published

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