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Member of the Legislative Assembly (India)

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A Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district (constituency) to the legislature of the State government in the Indian system of government. From each constituency, the people elect one representative who then becomes a member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA). Each state has between seven and nine MLAs for every Member of Parliament (MP) that it has in the Lok Sabha, the lower house of India's bicameral parliament. There are also members in two unicameral legislatures in Union Territories: the Delhi Legislative Assembly and Puducherry Legislative Assembly.


Punjab: Congress candidates fared poorly on assembly seats held by ministers, MLAs

The Congress candidates had to bite the dust on Sangrur, Gurdaspur, Bathinda, Ferozepur and Hoshiarpur Lok Sabha seats which include assembly segments represented by ministers Manpreet Singh Badal,..
DNA - Published

BJP loses Panaji assembly seat held by Parrikar to Congress

The Panaji Assembly bypoll was necessitated due to the death of sitting MLA and former chief minister Manohar Parrikar in March. Monserratte secured 8,748 votes while BJP's Siddharth Kunkolienkar..
IndiaTimes - Published

'MLA fund can be used for cattle camps’

IndiaTimes - Published

Another Karnataka Congress MLA strikes discordant note

IndiaTimes - Published

Congress Karnataka MLA calls top neta 'buffoon'; CM HD Kumaraswamy cancels Delhi visit

Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy cancelled his Delhi visit to meet Election Commission, along with 21 Opposition parties, over EVM issue, and stayed put in the state.
DNA - Published

NPP MLA, ten others gunned down in Arunachal Pradesh

Tirong Aboh, a sitting MLA from Khonsa West constituency, was seeking a re-election from the seat
DNA - Published

Arunachal: MLA, six others gunned down by terrorists

Suspected NSCN (IM) militants on Tuesday gunned down an assembly poll candidate of the NPP and six others, including two security personnel, in Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh, a top official said...
IndiaTimes - Published

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