Leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Parliament of India

Summary

The Leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party in Parliament is the parliamentary chairperson and representative of the National Executive of the Bharatiya Janata in both Houses of the Indian Parliament

Leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Parliament of India of the Bharatiya Janata Party Committee
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ResidenceNew Delhi
AppointerParliamentary Board of the Bharatiya Janata Party
Term length5 years (Lok Sabha)
6 years (Rajya Sabha)
Formation1989
First holderL. K. Advani (Lok Sabha)
Sikander Bakht (Rajya Sabha)
WebsiteParliamentary website

Lok Sabha LeaderEdit

The Leader of the Bharaitya Janata Party in the Lok Sabha, is the chief spokesperson and parliamentary head of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the House. If the BJP forms the majority, the leader is usually elected as prime minister and leader of the House.

# Portrait Name Constituency Term (in years and days) Lok Sabha
1   L. K. Advani New Delhi 24 December 1990 25 July 1993 2 years, 213 days 9th
10th
Gandhinagar
2   Atal Bihari Vajpayee Lucknow 26 July 1993 22 May 2004 10 years, 301 days
Lucknow 11th
12th
13th
(1)   L. K. Advani Gandhinagar 22 May 2004 21 December 2009 5 years, 213 days 14th
3   Sushma Swaraj Vidisha 21 December 2009 26 May 2014 4 years, 156 days 15th
4   Narendra Modi Varanasi 26 May 2014 Incumbent 7 years, 358 days 16th
17th

Rajya Sabha LeaderEdit

# Portrait Name Constituency Term (in years and days)
1   Sikander Bakht Madhya Pradesh 7 July 1992 13 October 1999 7 years, 98 days
2   Jaswant Singh Rajasthan 13 October 1999 16 May 2009 9 years, 215 days
3   Arun Jaitley Gujarat 3 June 2009 11 June 2019 10 years, 8 days
4   Thawar Chand Gehlot Madhya Pradesh 11 June 2019 6 July 2021 2 years, 25 days
5   Piyush Goyal Maharashtra 14 July 2021 Incumbent 309 days

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "BJP announces new parliamentary committee; Modi leader in Lok Sabha, Rajnath his deputy". India Today. 12 June 2019. Retrieved 16 March 2020.