Odisha Legislative Assembly

The Odisha Legislative Assembly is the unicameral state legislature of Odisha state in India. The seat of the Legislative Assembly is at Bhubaneswar, the capital of the state. The Legislative Assembly comprises 147 Members of Legislative Assembly.[1] Seat reserve for ST in Odisha assembly is 24. It was announced by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik that the Sachivalaya or the Secretariat building in Bhubaneswar will be called Lok Seva Bhavan.[2]

Odisha Legislative Assembly
16th Odisha Assembly
Type
Type
Term limits
5 years
Leadership
Speaker
Bikram Keshari Arukha, BJD
since 13 June 2022
Deputy Speaker
Rajani Kant Singh, BJD
since 27 June 2019
Leader of the House
(Chief Minister)
Naveen Patnaik, BJD
since 5 March 2000
Leader of Opposition
Jayanarayan Mishra, BJP
since 30 July, 2022
Structure
Seats147
Political groups
Government (113)
  •   BJD (113)

Opposition (22)

Others (11)

Vacant (1)

  •   Vacant (1)
Elections
First past the post
Last election
11 - 29 April 2019
Next election
April 2024
Meeting place
Vidhan Sabha, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha, India
Website
http://odishaassembly.nic.in

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