POLITICAL PARTIES IN INDIA*

 

National Political Parties

Sl No. Parties Symbol
1. BJP Bharatiya Janata Party

2. BSP Bahujan Samaj Party

3. CPI Communist Party of India

4. CPM Communist Party of India (Maxist)

5. INC Indian National Congress

6. NCP Nationalist Congress Party

 

State Political Parties

Sl No. Parties Symbol
1. AC Arunachal Congress

2. AIADMK All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

3. AGP Asom Gana Parishad

4. AITC All India Trinamool Congress

5. BJD Biju Janata Dal

6. CPI(ML) Communist Party of India (Marxist Leninist) (Liberation)

7. DMK Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

8. AIFB All India Forward Bloc

9. FPM Federal Party of Manipur

10. HPDP Hill State People's Democratic Party

11. HVC Himachal Vikas Congress

12. INLD Indian National Lok Dal

13. INPT Indigenous Nationalist Party of Twipra

14. JD(S) Janata Dal (Secular)

15. JD(U) Janata Dal (United)

16. JKN Jammu & Kashmir National Conference

17. JKNPP Jammu & Kashmir National Panthers Party

18. JKPDP Jammu & Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party

19. JSS Janadhipathya Samrakshana Samithi

20. JMM Jharkhand Mukti Morcha

21. KEC Kerala Congress

22. KEC(M) Kerala Congress (M)

23. MAG Maharashtrawadi Gomantak

24. MDMK Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

25. MPP Manipur People's Party

26. MDP Meghalaya Democratic Party

 

27. MNF Mizo National Front

28. MPC Mizoram People's Conference

29. MUL Muslim League Kerala State Committee

30. NPF Nagaland Peoples Front

31. NDM Nationalist Democratic Movement

32. PMK Pattali Makkal Katchi

33. RJD Rashtriya Janata Dal

34. RLD Rashtriya Lok Dal

35. RSP Revolutionary Socialist Party

36. SAD Shiromani Akali Dal

37. SAD(M) Shiromani Akali Dal (Simranjit Singh Mann)

38. SDF Sikkim Democratic Front

39. SHS Shivsena

40. SP Samajwadi Party

41. TDP Telugu Desam

42. UDP United Democratic Party

43. UGDP United Goans Democratic Party

44. UKKD Uttarakhand Kranti Dal

45. ZNP Zoram Nationalist Party

* Apart from National and State-level Political Parties, there are 702 registered political parties, but not recognised by the Election Commission of India.

Updated on April 29, 2004

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