The Election Commission submitted a list of newly-elected MPs to President Ram Nath Kovind, environment in suit a routine for forming a 17th Lok Sabha. Here’s because a new reduce House will mangle aged patterns.
Hindus in a House
The new Lok Sabha will be some-more than 90% Hindu, in vast partial a outcome of BJP MPs being 99.6% Hindu. Also, scarcely half of a Lower House members will be from a top castes.
Scheduled Tribe MPs from ‘General’ Seats
SC and ST possibilities tend to be ghettoised into indifferent constituencies only. But this time, 33 Scheduled Tribe possibilities contested from “general” seats. All 4 ST possibilities put adult by a BJP in “general” seats won while 4 put adult by a Congress lost.
Know Your MP
Majority are male, middle-aged, prepared and many of them will be new to a Lok Sabha.
SC Seat Squeeze
In a box of Scheduled Caste candidates, a fist is tighter. The BSP appears to be some-more “caste-less” in a sheet distribution. However, it has so distant given SCs tickets in ubiquitous seats in states other than UP, where it is competitive.
More Seats Go to Muslims
The 17th Lok Sabha will have 27 Muslim members — some-more than a prior one. Over half of them have been inaugurated from non-Muslim infancy constituencies. In 2014, only 11 Muslims were inaugurated from non-Muslim infancy constituencies.