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16. 

The members of the Rajya Sabha are

[A]. directly elected by the people on the basis of universal adult franchise
[B]. elected by the members of the state legislative assemblies
[C]. elected by the members of the state legislative councils
[D]. elected by the members of the state legislative councils and state legislative assemblies

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Members of Rajya Sabha are elected by the elected members of the Assemblies of States and Union territories in accordance with the system of proportional representation by means of the single transferable vote.

Gokul said: (May 27, 2011)  
To get one Rajya Sabha MP seat how many MLAs are necessary.

Gaurav said: (Jul 25, 2013)  
What is the difference between legislative council and legislative assembly?

Nasir Mir said: (Aug 17, 2013)  
The anlog Single tranferable mean?

Baliram said: (Jun 26, 2015)  
What is union territories?

Sai said: (Sep 15, 2015)  
No of MLA's not necessary but majority of members in assembly is needed.

Arafath said: (Feb 24, 2017)  
What is the difference between legislative council and legislative assembly?

Monica said: (Apr 23, 2017)  
Union territory is a type of administrative division in the republic of India and Union territories are ruled directly by the central government.

Sreevidya said: (Jul 22, 2018)  
In a legislative state, there are two houses one is legislative council and another one is legislative assembly if the state has one house it is legislative assembly but AP, KARNATAKA, UTTAR PRADESH, JAMMU, KASHMIR, MADHYA PRADESH has two houses.

Sowjanya said: (Feb 28, 2019)  
Legislative assemble means Vidhana Soudha and legislative council means Vidhan Parishad.

Sujeet Kumar said: (Aug 28, 2019)  
Total 7 states had Vidhan Parishad (legislative council).

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