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EXECUTIVE :

* President * Vice President * Prime Minister * Union Council of Ministers * Cabinet Secretary of India * Civil Services of India

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PARLIAMENT :

* Rajya Sabha
Rajya Sabha
* Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
* The Chairman * The Speaker

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JUDICIARY :

* Supreme Court of India
Supreme Court of India
* Chief Justice of India
Chief Justice of India
* High Courts * District Courts

Elections ELECTION COMMISSION :

* Chief Election Commissioner

Political parties

* National parties * State parties

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NATIONAL COALITIONS:

* National Democratic Alliance (NDA) * United Progressive Alliance
United Progressive Alliance
(UPA)

State Govt. and Local Govt.

* Governor * Chief Minister * Chief Secretary

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STATE LEVEL :

* Vidhan Sabha
Vidhan Sabha
* Vidhan Parishad
Vidhan Parishad

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LOCAL GOVERNMENTS:

* Divisional Commissioner
Divisional Commissioner
* District Magistrate
District Magistrate
* Sub-Divisional Magistrate

* Rural Bodies

* Zilla panchayats * Mandal Or Taluka Panchayats * Gram Panchayats
Gram Panchayats

* Urban Bodies

* Municipal Corporations * Municipal councils * Nagar Panchayats

* Other countries * Atlas

* v * t * e

Members of the 16TH LOK SABHA were elected during the 2014 Indian general election . The elections were conducted in 9 phases from 7 April 2014 to 12 May 2014 by the Election Commission of India
Election Commission of India
. The results of the election were declared on 16 May 2014. The Bharatiya Janata Party (of the NDA ) achieved an absolute majority with 282 seats out of 543, 166 more than previous 15th Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
. Its PM candidate Narendra Modi
Narendra Modi
took office on 26 May 2014 as the 14th prime minister of independent India. The first session was scheduled to be convened from June 4 to June 11, 2014. There is no leader of the opposition in the 16th Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
as the Indian Parliament
Indian Parliament
rules state that a party in the Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
must have at least 10% of total seats (545) in order to be considered the opposition party. The Indian National Congress (of the UPA ) could only manage 44 seats while the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
party from Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu
came a close third with 37 seats. Mallikarjun Kharge has been declared the leader of the Indian National Congress
Indian National Congress
in the Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
.

CONTENTS

* 1 Members

* 1.1 Party-wise Distribution of Seats * 1.2 Criminal background * 1.3 Financial background

* 2 References * 3 External links

MEMBERS

Seat distribution in the 16th Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
Main article: List of members of the 16th Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha

* SPEAKER : Sumitra Mahajan
Sumitra Mahajan
, BJP * DEPUTY SPEAKER : M. Thambidurai , AIADMK
AIADMK
* LEADER OF THE HOUSE : Narendra Modi
Narendra Modi
, BJP * LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION : NONE, AS NO OPPOSITION PARTY/COALITION RECEIVED 10% MEMBERSHIP OF THE HOUSE. THE SINGLE LARGEST OPPOSITION PARTY CURRENTLY IS THE INDIAN NATIONAL CONGRESS , WITH 45 SEATS. * SECRETARY GENERAL: Anoop Mishra

PARTY-WISE DISTRIBUTION OF SEATS

Following 38 political parties are represented in 16th Lok Sabha:

PARTY ABR. SEATS LEADER IN LOK SABHA

Bharatiya Janata Party
Bharatiya Janata Party
BJP 279 (278 + 1 Speaker ) Narendra Modi
Narendra Modi

Indian National Congress
Indian National Congress
INC 45 Mallikarjun Kharge

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
AIADMK 37 P. Venugopal / M. Thambidurai

All India Trinamool Congress
All India Trinamool Congress
AITC 34 Sudip Bandyopadhyay

Biju Janata Dal
Biju Janata Dal
BJD 20 Bhartruhari Mahtab
Bhartruhari Mahtab

Shiv Sena
Shiv Sena
SS 18 Anant Geete

Telugu Desam Party
Telugu Desam Party
TDP 16 Thota Narasimham

Telangana Rashtra Samithi
Telangana Rashtra Samithi
TRS 11 A. P. Jithender Reddy

Communist Party of India (Marxist)
Communist Party of India (Marxist)
CPI(M) 9 P. Karunakaran

YSR Congress Party YSRCP 9 Mekapati Rajamohan Reddy

Lok Janshakti Party
Lok Janshakti Party
LJSP 6 Ram Vilas Paswan
Ram Vilas Paswan

Nationalist Congress Party
Nationalist Congress Party
NCP 6 Tariq Anwar

Samajwadi Party
Samajwadi Party
SP 5 Mulayam Singh Yadav
Mulayam Singh Yadav

Aam Aadmi Party
Aam Aadmi Party
AAP 4 Bhagwant Mann
Bhagwant Mann

Shiromani Akali Dal
Shiromani Akali Dal
SAD 4 Ranjit Singh Brahmpura

Rashtriya Janata Dal
Rashtriya Janata Dal
RJD 3 Tasleem Uddin

All India United Democratic Front AIUDF 3 Badruddin Ajmal

Independents IND 3 -

Rashtriya Lok Samta Party RLSP 3 Upendra Kushwaha

Apna Dal
Apna Dal
AD 2 Anupriya Patel

Indian National Lok Dal
Indian National Lok Dal
INLD 2 Charanjeet Singh Rori

Indian Union Muslim League IUML 2 E. T. Mohammed Basheer

Janata Dal (Secular)
Janata Dal (Secular)
JD(S) 2 H. D. Deve Gowda
H. D. Deve Gowda

Janata Dal (United)
Janata Dal (United)
JD(U) 2 Kaushalendra Kumar

Jharkhand Mukti Morcha
Jharkhand Mukti Morcha
JMM 2 Shibu Soren

All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen
All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen
AIMIM 1 Asaduddin Owaisi
Asaduddin Owaisi

All India N.R. Congress AINRC 1 R. Radhakrishnan

Communist Party of India
Communist Party of India
CPI 1 C. N. Jayadevan

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CASE-WISE DISTRIBUTION OF THE 542 MEMBERS OF THE 16TH LOK SABHA. With serious criminal cases (20.66%) With non-serious criminal cases (13.47%) Without any criminal cases (65.87%)

About one-third of all winners had at least one pending criminal case against them, with some having serious criminal cases.

* CRITERIA FOR "SERIOUS" CRIMINAL CASES:

* Offence for which maximum punishment is of 5 years or more. * If an offence is non-bailable. * If it is an electoral offence (e.g. IPC 171E or bribery). * Offence related to loss to exchequer. * Offences that are assault, murder, kidnap, rape related. * Offences that are mentioned in Representation of the People Act (Section 8). * Offences under Prevention of Corruption Act. * Crimes against women.

Compared to the 15th Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
, there is an increase of members with criminal cases. In 2009, 158 (30%) of the 521 members analysed had criminal cases, of which 77 (15%) had serious criminal cases.

FINANCIAL BACKGROUND

ASSET-WISE DISTRIBUTION OF THE 542 MEMBERS IN THE 16TH LOK SABHA. Assets > ₹10 crore (US$1.6 million) (24.35%) Assets between ₹5 crore (US$780,000) and ₹10 crore (US$1.6 million) (12.92%) Assets between ₹1 crore (US$160,000) and ₹5 crore (US$780,000) (44.46%) Assets < ₹1 crore (US$160,000) (18.27%)

Out of the 542 members analysed, 443 (82%) are having assets of ₹1 crore (US$160,000) or more. In the 15th Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
, out of 521 members analysed, 300 (58%) members had assets of ₹1 crore (US$160,000) or more.

The average assets per member are ₹14.7 crore (US$2.3 million) (in 2009, this figure was ₹5.35 crore (US$830,000)).

POLITICAL PARTY NO. OF MEMBERS AVERAGE ASSETS PER MEMBER

Bharatiya Janata Party
Bharatiya Janata Party
282 ₹11.5 crore (US$1.8 million)

Indian National Congress
Indian National Congress
44 ₹1.32 (2.0¢ US)

AIADMK
AIADMK
37 ₹6.4 crore (US$990,000)

All India Trinamool Congress
All India Trinamool Congress
34 ₹2.5 crore (US$390,000)

Others 146 ₹25.0 crore (US$3.9 million)

TOTAL 543 ₹14.7 CRORE (US$2.3 MILLION)

REFERENCES

* ^ "General Elections – 2014 : Schedule of Elections" (PDF). 5 March 2014. Retrieved 5 March 2014. * ^ "First Session of 16th Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
scheduled from June 4 to 11". IANS. news.biharprabha.com. Retrieved 30 May 2014. * ^ Kharge to lead Congress in Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
Business Line * ^ "New responsibility a challenge: Mahajan". The Hindu
The Hindu
. 6 June 2014. Retrieved 10 June 2014. * ^ "No Leader of the Opposition in the 16th Lok Sabha". NDTV. June 9, 2014. Retrieved June 9, 2014. * ^ "Congress wrests back Ratlam in Madhya Pradesh from BJP in by-election, its tally goes up to 45 in Lok Sabha". CNN-IBN . 24 November 2015. * ^ http://164.100.47.194/loksabha/Members/PartyWiseStatisticalList.aspx * ^ "Congress wrests back Ratlam in Madhya Pradesh from BJP in by-election, its tally goes up to 45 in Lok Sabha". CNN-IBN . 24 November 2015. * ^ Rahul ducks, Kharge to lead Congress in Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
- Hindustan Times * ^ L. Renganathan (18 August 2014). "Venugopal to become AIADMK leader in LS". The Hindu
The Hindu
. Retrieved 19 August 2014. * ^ "Sudip Bandopadhyay to be TMC party leader in Lok Sabha". Kolkata: Zee News . 18 May 2014. Retrieved 23 May 2014. * ^ "Sena MP’s ‘saffron flag atop Red Fort’ remark invites Opposition ire". Indian Express
Indian Express
. 11 June 2014. Retrieved 11 June 2014. * ^ "Satyanarayana Chowdary named TDP Parliamentary Party leader".