What are the disqualifications laid down to be elected as the member of Lok Sabha?

The disqualifications for the members of the Lok Sabha are:

  • If he/she is a government contractor, etc.
  • If he/she is convicted by a court of law in India and sentenced to imprisonment for
    more than two years.
  • If a member of Parliament is found guilty of election offices or corrupt practices.
  • If he/she does not lodge an account of his election expenses.


The Union Legislature

The Union Parliament consists of the President and two houses—The House of People commonly known as the Lok Sabha and the Council of States known as the Rajya Sabha. The Parliament is a body of people’s representatives who have the supreme power and authority of governance in a democratic country. Read more

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