Maharashtra Legislature

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Maharashtra Legislature

विधिमंडळ महाराष्ट्र शासन
Emblem of India
Type
Type
HousesMaharashtra Legislative Council (Upper house)
Maharashtra Legislative Assembly (Lower house)
History
Founded1 May 1960 (62 years ago) (1960-05-01)
Leadership
Bhagat Singh Koshyari, BJP
since 5 September 2019
Uddhav Thackeray, Shiv Sena
since 28 November 2019
Ramraje Naik Nimbalkar, NCP
since 08 July 2016
Neelam Gorhe, Shiv Sena
since 24 June 2019
Ajit Anantrao Pawar
(Deputy Chief Minister), NCP
since 24 February 2020
Pravin Darekar, BJP
since 16 December 2019
Narhari Sitaram Zirwal (Acting), NCP
since 4 February 2021
Narhari Sitaram Zirwal, NCP
since 14 March 2020
Uddhav Thackeray
(Chief Minister), Shiv Sena
since 28 November 2019
Devendra Fadnavis, BJP
since 01 December 2019
Structure
Seats366
78 Members of Maharashtra Legislative Council
288 Members of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly
Maharashtra Legislative Council 2021.svg
Maharashtra Legislative Assembly August 2020.svg
Elections
Single transferable vote
First-past-the-post
2020
21 October 2019
2022
October 2024
Meeting place
Vidhan Bhavan aerial view.jpg
Vidhan Bhavan, Mumbai
Vidhan Bhavan (State Legislative Assembly) Nagpur - panoramio.jpg
Vidhan Bhavan, Nagpur (Winter session)
  • Vidhan Bhavan, Mumbai
  • Vidhan Bhavan, Nagpur
Website
http://maharashtra.gov.in/
http://mls.org.in/
Constitution
Constitution of India

Head Leaders

House Leader Portrait Since
Constitutional Posts
Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari Governor of Maharashtra Shri B S Koshyari.jpg 05 September 2019
Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray The Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Uddhav Thackeray calling on the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on February 21, 2020 (Uddhav Thackeray) (cropped).jpg 28 November 2019
Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar Ajit Pawar During Speech.jpg 30 December 2019
Chairman Maharashtra Legislative Council Ramraje Naik Nimbalkar 08 July 2016
Speaker Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Narhari Sitaram Zirwal Acting 04 February 2021
Deputy Chairman Maharashtra Legislative Council Neelam Gorhe 08 September 2020
Deputy Speaker Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Narhari Sitaram Zirwal 14 March 2020
Leader of the House Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Uddhav Thackeray The Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Uddhav Thackeray calling on the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on February 21, 2020 (Uddhav Thackeray) (cropped).jpg 28 November 2019
Leader of the House of Maharashtra Legislative Council Ajit Pawar Ajit Pawar During Speech.jpg 24 February 2020
Deputy Leader of the House Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Ajit Pawar Ajit Pawar During Speech.jpg 30 December 2019
Deputy Leader of the House of Maharashtra Legislative Council Subhash Desai Subhash Desai.jpg 16 December 2019
Leader of the Opposition Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Devendra_Fadnavis Devendra Fadnavis @Vidhan Sabha 04-03-2021.jpg 01 December 2019
Leader of the Opposition Maharashtra Legislative Council Pravin Darekar 16 December 2019

The Maharashtra Legislature is the bicameral legislature of the Indian state of Maharashtra. The Legislature is composed of: