Lok Sabha


Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.
Related to Lok Sabha: Rajya Sabha

Lok Sabha

(ˈləʊk ˈsʌbə)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the lower chamber of India's Parliament. Compare Rajya Sabha
[Hindi, from lok people + sabha assembly]
References in periodicals archive ?
IANS Lucknow/Patna In results that can set the tone for the 2019 general elections, the BJP on Wednesday received a severe drubbing in the Lok Sabha and assembly by-elections in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar losing four of the five seats, including the prestigious Gorakhpur and Phulpur parliamentary constituencies, after non-BJP parties teamed up in alliances against the saffron party in the two states.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Mar 14 (ANI): As per the current trends, both the states of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar are witnessing a close contest between the parties for three Lok Sabha seats and two assembly seats.
Samajwadi Party, RJD win key seats in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar In results that can set the tone for the 2019 general elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party yesterday suffered a severe jolt in the Lok Sabha and assembly by-elections in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
Advani has been renominated as Chairman of the Lok Sabha Ethics Committee by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan.
Summary: A five-time Member of Parliament (MP), she was elected unopposed as the first woman Speaker of Lok Sabha in 2009
IT IS just three days for elections to nine Assembly and the Vadodara Lok Sabha by- elections and the Bharatiya Janata Party is looking forward to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's popularity to get a clear mandate even as his disciple Chief Minister Anandiben Patel is trying to emerge from his shadow and get credit for all the seats.
The third phase polling of the 16th Lok Sabha election and assemblies in a few Indian states on 10 April 2014 witnessed a record voter turnout.
In the Lok Sabha, 14 members represent Assam, Chhattisgarh (11), Gujarat (26), Haryana (10), Himachal Pradesh (4), Karnatka (28), Madhya Pradesh (29) and Rajashtan sends 25 members to the Lok Sabha.
22 -- The last session of the 15th Lok Sabha ended on Friday with a reconciliatory note among leaders but it has shamed the biggest democracy in the world.
New Delhi, March 24 -- Samajwadi national president Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday joined the chorus with the other political giants in predicting the mid-term Lok Sabha elections.
RAWALPINDI, 09 April ,2009 (Balochistan Times) -- Muhammad Farooq Rehmani Convener All Parties Hurriyat Conference (Ali Gilani) AJK chapter has said holding of controversial elections of Indian Lok Sabha in Jammu & Kashmir under the Indian constitution was unacceptable to Kashmiris saying Kashmiri people do not accept these fake elections at all.
IANS Patna Opposition leaders on Wednesday advocated, with renewed vigour, for a grand alliance to defeat the BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections after it was crushed in the by-polls to three Lok Sabha seats, especially in Uttar Pradesh where an alliance of arch rivals SP and BSP sealed the BJP's fate.