Distribution of Lok Sabha Seats in Indian states

The Parliament of India consists of 2 houses. One is called Lok Sabha and another is called  Rajya Sabha. The Lok Sabha is called as the lower house of the Parliament of India or the 'House of the Peoples'. Each member of a lok sabha seat represents a single geographic constituency. Currently, there are 543 constituencies in India but maximum members can be upto 552.

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The maximum size of the Lok Sabha as outlined in the Constitution of India is 552 members made up of up to 530 members representing people of the states of India and up to 20 members representing people from the Union Territories on the basis of their population and 2 members cane be nominated by the President of India if Anglo Indians don't have sufficient representation in Lok Sabha. The seat alocation to the different states and UTs is done on the basis of population of the 1971.

Here is the list of distribution of Lok Sabha seats in the Indian states:-

States

Constituencies

 1. Uttar Pradesh

 80

 2. Maharashtra

 48

 3. West Bengal

 42

 4. Bihar

 40

 5. Tamil Nadu

 39

 6. Madhya Pradesh

 29

 7. Karnataka

 28

 8. Gujarat

 26

 9. Rajasthan

 25

 10. Andhra Pradesh

 25

 11. Orissa

 21

 12. Kerala

 20

 13. Telangana

 17

 14. Assam

 14

 15. Jharkhand

 14

 16. Punjab

 13

 17. Chhattisgarh

 11

 18. Haryana

 10

 19. Jammu and Kashmir

 6

 20. Uttarakhand

 5

 21. Himachal Pradesh

 4

 22. Arunachal Pradesh

 2

 23. Goa

 2

 24. Manipur

 2

 25. Meghalaya

 2

 26. Tripura

 2

 27. Mizoram

 1

 28. Nagaland

 1

 29. Sikkim

 1

 Union Territories

 Constituencies

 1 . Delhi

 7

 2 . Andaman and Nicobar Islands

 1

 3. Chandigarh

 1

 4. Dadra and Nagar Haveli

 1

 5. Daman and Diu

 1

 6. Lakshadweep

 1

 7. Pondicherry

 1

Total

543

The president of India is entitled to nominate 2 members in the Lok Sabha. If the president of India think that there is no representation (if no Anglo Indian member won the election) in the Lok Sabha from the Anglo Indian Community then he can nominate 2 members. The number of Members of Parliment will be reviewed in the 2026.

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