List of Rastriya Sabha members (1990-2007 & 2018)

This article is about Rastriya Sabha (Upper House) elections in 1990-2007 & 2018.
For Five Parliamentary elections (1959-2017): Click here.
For Three Rastriya Panchayat  (1971, 1981, 1986): click here
For Two constituent assembly elections (2008 & 2013) : click here
For provincial Assemblies 2017 (State 1 - State 7) : click here 


New national assembly according to the Constitution of 2015
House Tenure: Permanent
Member's tenure: 6 years
Total members: 59

* 8 each elected from 7 provinces plus 3 nominated by the govt, Minimum 21 women, 7 dalit & 7 disabled or minority guaranteed, for the first time tenure of each 1/3 members are  2, 4 & 6 years.

> First Elected (2018 Feb 7) : CPN.UML 27, NC 13, CPN.M 12, SSF 2, RJP 2
> After UML & CPNM merger (2018 Jun 18):  NCP 39, NC 13,  SSF 2, RJP 2

Chair person: Ganesh Prasad Timilsina (NCP, since 2018 Mar 15)
Vice Chair: Shashikala Dahal (NCP, since 2018 Mar 18)

State 1:-
Open: Parshuram Meghi Gurung (UML), Haricharan Shiwakoti(UML), Rameshjung Rayamajhi(NC)
Women: Nainakala Ojha (UML), Bina Pokharel (CPNM), Sarita Prasai (NC)
Dalit: खेमराज नेपाली (UML ), Disabled/Minority: अगमप्रसाद बान्तवा (UML)

State 2:-
Open: Jitenra Dev (NC), Ramesh Prasad Yadav (RJPN), Sumanraj Pyakurel (UML)
Women: Shashikala Dahal (CPNM), Muktakumari Yadav (NC), Pramila Kumari (SSFN)
Dalit: Ramprit Paswan (SSFN),  Disabled/Minority: Brijeshchandra Lal (RJPN)

State 3:-
Open: Ram Bahadur Thapa Badal (CPNM), Balram Baskota (UML), Radheshyam Adhikari (NC)
Women: Parvati Rawal (UML), Udaya Sharma (UML), Dhana Khatiwoda (NC)
Dalit: सिंहबहादुर विश्वकर्मा (UML), Disabled/Minority: Ramchandra Rai Danuwar (UML)

State 4:-
Open: Ganesh Timilsina (UML), Dinanath Sharma (CPNM), Surendra Raj Pandey (NC)
Women: Shanti Adhikari(UML), Dipa Gurung(UML), Brinda RanaMagar (NC)
Dalit: खिबहादुर विक (CPNM), Disabled/Minority: Prakash Pant (NC)

State 5:-
Open: Khimlal Bhattarai(UML), Chandra Bahadur Khadka (CPNM), Durga P Upadhaya (NC)
Women: Komal Oli (UML), Mina Budha (UML), Anita Devkota (NC)
Dalit: Ramlakhan Harijan (UML) , Disabled/Minority: Raj Kumar Kunwar(CPNM)

State 6:-
Open: Bhairab Sundar Shreatha(UML), Thagendra Puri(UML), Kali B Malla(CPNM)
Women: Kabita Bogati (UML), Nanda Sharma(UML), Yutul Lama(CPNM)
Dalit quota: नरपति लुवार (UML), Disabled/Minority: जीवन बुढा(CPNM)

State 7:-
Open: Sher B Kunwan (UML), Hariram Chaudhari (CPNM), Badri Pandey (NC)
Women: Taradevi Joshi (NC), Kamala Oli (UML), Indu Kadariya (UML)
Dalit: चक्रप्रसाद स्नेही (UML), Disabled/Minority: महेशकुमार महरा(CPNM)

Nominated:
Youbraj Khatiwoda (NRB ex governor, close to UML), 
Ramnarayan Bidari (member of 2nd Constituent Assembly from CPN MC) 
Bimala Paudel (ex member of national planning commission, close to UML)

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2018 Feb 9: going out Deuba Government decided to nominate following 3 members for Rastriya Sabha and sent to the president for the approval: कृष्णप्रसाद पौडेल, गोपाल बस्नेत र चाँदनी जोशी. (link)
2018 Feb 20: Youbraj Khatiwoda, Ramnarayan Bidari and Bimala Paudel became National Assembly members as nominated by the new Oli government and approved the the president. (li)
2018 Feb 25: Supreme Court has given order not to administer oath of 3 newly nominated Rastriya Sabha members for now and ask govt's clarification about nomination. Oath was due for March 4. 
2018 Feb 4: 56 elected members of rastriya sabha took oath of office. Also house of representative members took oath. 
2018 Mar 7: Supreme court canceled its interim stay order of 3 nominated members. Now new nominated members can take oath. 
2018 May 16: CPN UML and CPN Maoist merged to form CPN which has now total 39/69 members. Including 3 nominated by govt CPN has now 2/3 majority in the upper house.


2018 Jun 18: terms of 59 members of National Assembly (upper house) decided through lucky draw. Constitution has provisioned the National Assembly to be a continuous institution for which 1/3 members gets replaced in every two years. For that for the first time 2,4 & 6 year term was to be decided by lucky draw for each 1/2 members. (li)

Six Years: Ramesh Jung Rayamajhi, Jitendra Narayan Dev, Ram Bahadur Thapa, Ganesh Prasad Timilsina, Khimlal Bhattarai, Bhairab Sundar Shrestha, Hariram Chaudhary, Bina Pokharel, Pramila Kumari, Dil Kumari Rawal, Deepa Gurung, Anita Devkota, Nanda Chhapai, Indu Kadariya, Narpati Lohar, Singha Bahadur Bishwokarma, Prakash Pantha, Mahesh Kumar Mahara, Ram Chandra Rai and Bimala Rai Poudel .

Four Years: Parasguram Meghi Gurung, Suman Raj Pyakurel, Radheshyam Adhikari, Dinanath Sharma, Chandra Bahadur Khadka, Khagendra Prasad Puri, Sher Bahadur Kunwar, Ram Narayan Bidari, Nainkala Ojha, Shahikala Dahal, Udaya Sharma Poudel, Shanti Kumari Adhikari, Komal Oli, Kabita Bogati, Taradevi Bhatta, Khim Kumar BK, Chakra Snehi, Ram lakhan Chamar, Jeevan Budha and Agam Bantawa.

Two Years: Haricharan Shiwakoti, Ramesh Prasad Yadav, Balram Prasad Banskota, Surendra Raj Pandey, Durga Prasad Upadhyay, Kali Bahadur Malla, Badri Prasad Pandey, Yubraj Khatiwada, Sarita Prasain, Mukta Kumari Yadav, Dhan Kumari Khatiwada, Binda Devi Ale, Mina Budha, Yutal Tamang, Kamala Kumari Oli, Khemraj Nepali, Ramprit Paswan, Raj Kumar Kunwar and Brishesh Chandralal.


Old National Assembly according to the Constitution of 1990
Start Date: 1991 June 26
House tenure: Permanent. Legally ended by the Interim Constitution of 2007.
Member's tenure: 6 years (first time: 2, 4, 6 years)
Total Members: 60 (35 elected from parliament, 15 from 5 regions & 10 nominated by the King)


Article 46 (2) of Constitution of Kingdom of Nepal 1990 said "The National Assembly shall be a permanent House. The tenure of office of one-third of its members shall expire every two years." 
And 46 (3) said "The tenure of office of the members of the National Assembly shall be six years: Provided that, for the first time, after the commencement of this Constitution, arrangements shall be made by drawing lots to retire one-third of the members on the expiry of two years, another one-third on the expiry of four years, and the final one-third on the expiry of six years."

Nepal's both houses National assembly & House of representative were replaced by "Interim Legislature" after implementation of Interim Constitution in 2007 January 15.

New constitution of Nepal 2015 also provisioned the similar house with same name. The new "National Assembly" will have 59 members 8 each from 7 states and 3 nominated by the president.

List of members from old National assembly (1990-2007)

Chairman (from 1999): Dr. Mohammad Mohsin (मोहम्मद मोहसिन)
Opposition Leader: Madhab Kumar Nepal (माधब कुमार नेपाल) (UML)
Jagdish Shamsher JBR (जगदीशशम्शेर जबरा) (NC) (1993)
Durga Kesar Khanal (NC) (BS2048)

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