List of nominated members of the Rajya Sabha

Summary

Twelve members are nominated to the Rajya Sabha by the President of India for six-years term for their contributions towards arts, literature, sciences, and social services. This right has been bestowed upon the President according to the Fourth Schedule (Articles 4(1) and 80(2)) of the Constitution of India.

Current members

This is a Current list of Members of the Rajya Sabha who have been nominated by the President.

No. Image Name[1] Field Affiliation [2] Date of
Appointment[3]
Date of
Retirement[3]
1 Mahesh Jthmalani - Flickr - Al Jazeera English.jpg Mahesh Jethmalani Law Bharatiya Janata Party 02-Jun-2021 13-Jul-2024
2 Sonal Mansingh.jpg Sonal Mansingh Art Bharatiya Janata Party 14-Jul-2018 13-Jul-2024
3  – Ram Shakal Social work Bharatiya Janata Party 14-Jul-2018 13-Jul-2024
4 Dr Rakesh Sinha.jpg Rakesh Sinha Literature Bharatiya Janata Party 14-Jul-2018 13-Jul-2024
5 Roopa Ganguly at a Swearing-in Ceremony, at Parliament House, in New Delhi.jpg Roopa Ganguly Art Bharatiya Janata Party 04-Oct-2016 24-Apr-2022
6 Swapan Dasgupta in May 2016 (cropped).jpg Swapan Dasgupta Journalism Bharatiya Janata Party 02-Jun-2021 24-Apr-2022
7  – Sambhaji Raje Social work Bharatiya Janata Party 13-Jun-2016 03-May-2022
8 Suresh Gopi.jpg Suresh Gopi Art Bharatiya Janata Party 25-Apr-2016 24-Apr-2022
9 Subramanian Swamy.JPG Subramanian Swamy Economics Bharatiya Janata Party 25-Apr-2016 24-Apr-2022
10 Hon'ble Justice Ranjan Gogoi.jpg Ranjan Gogoi Law  – 19-Mar-2020 18-Mar-2026
11 Mary Kom - British High Commission, Delhi, 27 July 2011.jpg Mary Kom Sport  – 25-Apr-2016 24-Apr-2022

Past members

This is a Complete list of Members of the Rajya Sabha who have been nominated by the President.

Sr. No. Image Name Start of Term End of Term
1 Alladi Krishnaswamy Iyer.jpg Alladi Krishnaswamy Iyer 03 April 1952 03 October 1953
2 SatyenBose1925.jpg Satyendranath Bose 03 April 1952 02 July 1959
3 Prithviraj Kapoor in Sinkandar (1941).jpg Prithviraj Kapoor 03 April 1952 02 April 1960
4  – Jagadisan Mohandas Kumarappa 03 April 1952 02 April 1954
5  – Kalidas Nag 03 April 1952 02 April 1954
6 Rukmini Devi.jpg Rukmini Devi Arundale 03 April 1952 02 April 1962
7  – N. R. Malkani 03 April 1952 02 April 1962
8  – Sahib Singh Sokhey 03 April 1952 02 April 1956
9 DR. ZAKIR HUSAIN - PICTORIAL BIOGRAPHY 0005.jpg Zakir Husain 03 April 1952 06 July 1957
10 Maithili Sharan Gupt 1974 stamp of India.jpg Maithili Sharan Gupt 03 April 1952 02 April 1964
11 Kaka Kalelkar 1985 stamp of India.jpg Kaka Kalelkar 03 April 1952 02 April 1964
12  – Radha Kumud Mukherjee 03 April 1952 02 April 1958
13 PV Kane.jpg Pandurang Vaman Kane 16 November 1953 11 September 1959
14  – Moturi Satyanarayana 03 April 1954 02 April 1966
15  – Ardeshir Ruttonji Wadia 03 April 1954 02 April 1966
16  – Bhargavram Vitthal Warerkar 03 April 1956 23 September 1964
17  – Tara Chand 22 August 1957 02 April 1968
18  – Ajudhia Nath Khosla 03 April 1958 04 October 1959
19  – K. M. Panikkar 25 August 1959 22 May 1961
20  – Jairamdas Daulatram 19 October 1959 02 April 1976
21  – Mohanlal Saksena 22 November 1959 02 April 1964
22  – Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay 03 April 1960 02 April 1966
23  – V. T. Krishnamachari 09 June 1961 13 February 1964
24  – R. R. Diwakar 03 April 1962 02 April 1968
25  – Gopal Singh 03 April 1962 02 April 1968
26  – M. Ajmal Khan 31 March 1964 18 October 1969
27 Shakuntala Paranjpye in film, Duniya Na Mane (1937).jpg Shakuntala Paranjpye 03 April 1964 02 April 1970
28  – Badri Nath Prasad 03 April 1964 18 January 1966
29  – G. Ramachandran 03 April 1964 02 April 1970
30  – Satyavrata Siddhantalankar 25 November 1964 02 April 1968
31  – M. N. Kaul 30 March 1966 02 April 1972
32  – Harivansh Rai Bachchan 03 April 1966 02 April 1972
33  – Dhananjay Ramchandra Gadgil 03 April 1966 31 August 1967
34  – M. C. Setalvad 03 April 1966 02 April 1972
35 G.shankarakurup.jpg G. Sankara Kurup 03 April 1968 02 April 1972
36 JoachimAlva.jpg Joachim Alva 03 April 1968 02 April 1974
37 Saiyid Nurul Hasan 16.jpg S. Nurul Hasan 03 April 1968 30 September 1971
38  – K. Ramiah 03 April 1968 02 April 1974
39  – Ganga Sharan Sinha 03 April 1968 02 April 1974
40  – Maragatham Chandrasekar 03 April 1970 02 April 1982
27 September 1982 29 December 1984
41  – Umashankar Joshi 03 April 1970 02 April 1976
42  – Rasheeduddin Khan 03 April 1970 02 April 1982
43  – Vidya Prakash Dutt 04 December 1971 02 April 1980
44  – Abu Abraham 03 April 1972 02 April 1978
45  – Pramathanath Bishi 03 April 1972 02 April 1978
46  – C. K. Daphtary 03 April 1972 02 April 1978
47  – Habib Tanvir 03 April 1972 02 April 1978
48  – Krishna Kriplani 03 April 1974 02 April 1980
49 Lokesh Chandra.jpg Lokesh Chandra 03 April 1974 02 April 1986
50  – Scato Swu 03 April 1974 02 April 1986
51  – B. N. Banerjee 03 April 1976 02 April 1982
52  – Malcolm Adiseshiah 14 April 1978 13 April 1984
53  – Fathema Ismail 14 April 1978 13 April 1984
54  – Pandurang Dharmaji Jadhav 14 April 1978 13 April 1984
55  – Bhagwati Charan Varma 14 April 1978 05 October 1981
56 Nargis in Awaara film.jpg Nargis 03 April 1980 03 May 1981
57 Khushwantsingh.jpg Khushwant Singh 03 April 1980 02 April 1986
58  – Asima Chatterjee 18 February 1982 13 April 1984
09 May 1984 08 May 1990
59 Sivaji Ganesan 1.jpg Sivaji Ganesan 18 February 1982 02 April 1986
60  – Hayatullah Ansari 27 September 1982 26 September 1988
61  – Madan Bhatia 27 September 1982 26 September 1988
25 November 1988 24 November 1994
62  – V. N. Tiwari 27 September 1982 03 April 1984
63  – Ghulam Rasool Kar 09 May 1984 28 December 1987
64  – Tindivanam K. Ramamurthy 09 May 1984 08 May 1990
65  – H. L. Kapur 03 January 1985 14 November 1985
66  – Purushottam Kakodkar 03 January 1985 02 January 1991
67 Salim ali mns.jpg Salim Ali 04 September 1985 20 June 1987
68 MJ-Ela-Bhatt-October-2013.jpg Ela Bhatt 12 May 1986 26 September 1988
69  – Amrita Pritam 12 May 1986 11 May 1992
70 MFHussain2.jpg M. F. Husain 12 May 1986 11 May 1992
71  – R. K. Narayan 12 May 1986 11 May 1992
72 Ravi Shankar.jpg Ravi Shankar 12 May 1986 11 May 1992
73  – Anwara Taimur 25 November 1988 08 May 1990
74  – Sat Paul Mittal 25 November 1988 12 January 1992
75  – Bishambhar Nath Pande 25 November 1988 24 November 1994
76  – Mohammad Yunus 15 June 1989 14 June 1995
77  – Jagmohan 28 May 1990 09 May 1996
78 Prakash Ambedkar 18 September 1990 17 September 1996
79  – Bhupinder Singh Mann 18 September 1990 17 September 1996
80  – Russi Karanjia 11 January 1991 10 January 1997
81  – Mahendra Prasad 27 August 1993 24 November 1994
82  – M. Aram 27 August 1993 24 May 1997
83 Vyjayanthimala.jpg Vyjayantimala 27 August 1993 26 August 1999
84  – B. B. Dutta 27 August 1993 26 August 1999
85  – Habibur Rahman Nomani 27 August 1993 26 August 1999
86 Late Nirmala Deshpande.jpg Nirmala Deshpande 27 August 1997 26 August 1999
24 June 2004 01 May 2008
87 Shabana Azmi.jpg Shabana Azmi 27 August 1997 26 August 2003
88  – P. Selvie Das 27 August 1997 26 August 2003
89  – Kartar Singh Duggal 27 August 1997 26 August 2003
90 Kuldip Nayar-2.jpg Kuldip Nayyar 27 August 1997 26 August 2003
91  – Raja Ramanna 27 August 1997 26 August 2003
92 CNREDDY.JPG C. Narayana Reddy 27 August 1997 26 August 2003
93 Mrinal-sen.jpg Mrinal Sen 27 August 1997 26 August 2003
94  – Harmohan Singh Yadav 27 August 1997 26 August 2003
95  – Nanaji Deshmukh 22 November 1999 21 November 2005
96 Lata Mangeshkar 22 November 1999 21 November 2005
97  – Fali Sam Nariman 22 November 1999 21 November 2005
98  – Cho Ramaswamy 22 November 1999 21 November 2005
99 Hema malini bhungama1.jpg Hema Malini 27 August 2003 26 August 2009
100  – Bimal Jalan 27 August 2003 26 August 2009
101 Kasturirangan at IISc.jpg K. Kasturirangan 27 August 2003 08 July 2009
102  – Narayan Singh Manaklao 27 August 2003 26 August 2009
103  – Vidya Niwas Misra 27 August 2003 14 February 2005
104  – Chandan Mitra 27 August 2003 26 August 2009
105 Dara Singh 1.jpg Dara Singh 27 August 2003 26 August 2009
106 Kapilavatsyayan.jpg Kapila Vatsyayan 16 February 2006 24 March 2006
10 April 2007 15 February 2012
107  – Shobhana Bhartia 16 February 2006 15 February 2012
108 Shyam Benegal.jpg Shyam Benegal 16 February 2006 15 February 2012
109 Ram Jethmalani.jpg Ram Jethmalani 10 April 2006 26 August 2009
110 Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan - Kolkata 2013-01-07 2674.JPG M. S. Swaminathan 10 April 2007 09 April 2013
111  – C. Rangarajan 09 August 2008 10 August 2009
112  – H. K. Dua 18 November 2009 17 November 2015
113  – Ashok Sekhar Ganguly 18 November 2009 17 November 2015
114  – Mani Shankar Aiyar 22 March 2010 21 March 2016
115 Javed Aktar 2010.jpg Javed Akhtar 22 March 2010 21 March 2016
116 B Jayashree during a shoot of Ishtakamya.jpg B. Jayashree 22 March 2010 21 March 2016
117 RamDayalMundaportrait.jpeg Ram Dayal Munda 22 March 2010 30 September 2011
118  – Bhalchandra Mungekar 22 March 2010 21 March 2016
119  – Anu Aga 27 April 2012 26 April 2018
120 Rekha04.jpg Rekha 27 April 2012 26 April 2018
121 Sachin at Castrol Golden Spanner Awards.jpg Sachin Tendulkar 27 April 2012 26 April 2018
122  – Mrinal Miri 29 June 2012 21 March 2016
123  – K. Parasaran 29 June 2012 28 June 2018
124 K. T. S. Tulsi 25 February 2014 24 February 2020
125 Navjot Singh Sidhu 25 April 2016 18 July 2016
126 Pranav Pandya 04 May 2016 11 May 2016
127 Swapan Dasgupta 25 April 2016 16 March 2021
128 Padma Vibhushan Raghunath Mohapatra (Architect and Sculptor) 01.jpg Raghunath Mohapatra 14 July 2018 9 May 2021

References

  1. ^ "Statewise List". 164.100.47.5. Retrieved 12 June 2016.
  2. ^ "STRENGTHWISE PARTY POSITION IN THE RAJYA SABHA". rajyasabha.nic.in. Retrieved 18 July 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Statewise Retirement". 164.100.47.5. Retrieved 12 June 2016.

External links

  • Nominated Members since 1952 Narender Kumar
  • Current list of Nominated Members
  • Newly Appointed Members on July 14, 2018