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] Out of total 147 Assembly Constituencies of Odisha Legislative Assembly, 33 seats are reserved for Scheduled Tribes (ST) and 24 seats for the Scheduled Castes (SC). 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 Legislative Assembly
Term limits
5 years
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
Political groups
Government (113)
  •   BJD (113)

Opposition (22)

Others (11)

Vacant (1)

  •   Vacant (1)
First past the post
Last election
11 - 29 April 2019
Next election
April 2024
Meeting place
Vidhan Sabha, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha, India

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