The Rajya Sabha (meaning the "Council of States") is the upper house of the Parliament of India. Sikkim elects 1 seat and it is indirectly elected by the state legislators of Sikkim, since year 1976. The number of seats, allocated to the party, are determined by the number of seats, a party possesses during nomination and the party nominates a member to be voted on. Elections in within the state legislatures are held using Single transferable vote with proportional representation.
Current Members (2020)
Keys: SDF (1)
|No||Name||Party affiliation||Date of
|Date of |
|1||Hishey Lachungpa||Sikkim Democratic Front||24-Feb-2018||23-Feb-2024|
Alphabetical list of all members from Sikkim
The list is incomplete.
|Name (alphabetical last name)||Party||Date of appointment||Date of retirement||Term||Notes|
|K. G. Bhutia||SDF||24/02/2000||23/02/2006||1||12/08/2000 Death|
|Palden Tsering Gyamtso||SDF||22/09/2000||23/02/2006||1||bye 2000|
|O. T. Lepcha||SDF||24/02/2006||23/02/2012||1|
|Khamsum Namgyal Pulger||SSP||20/10/1987||19/10/1993||1||01/03/1988 Resignation|
|Leonard Soloman Saring||INC||20/10/1975||19/10/1981||1|
|Leonard Soloman Saring||INC||20/10/1981||19/10/1987||2nd|
|Karma Topden||INC||30/03/1988||19/10/1993||1||bye 1988|
- Rajya Sabha at Work (PDF) (2nd ed.). New Delhi: Rajya Sabha Secretariat. October 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 21 October 2015.
- "Statewise List". 188.8.131.52. Retrieved 12 June 2016.
- "Alphabetical List Of Former Members Of Rajya Sabha Since 1952". rajyasabha.nic.in. Rajya Sabha Secretariat.