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Year Guest Name Country
1976 Prime Minister Jacques Chirac France
1978 President Dr. Patrick Hillery Ireland
1980 President Valery Giscard d’Estaing France
1985 President Raul Alfonsin Argentina
1986 Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou Greece
1987 President Alan Garcia Peru
1988 President Junius Jayewardene Sri Lanka
1992 President Mário Soares Portugal
1993 Prime Minister John Major United Kingdom
1994 Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong Singapore
1995 President Nelson Mandela[3] South Africa
1996 President Dr. Fernando Henrique Cardoso Brazil
1997 Prime Minister Basdeo Panday Trinidad and Tobago
1998 President Jacques Chirac France
1999 King Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev Nepal
2000 President Olusegun Obasanjo Nigeria
2001 President Abdelaziz Bouteflika Algeria
2002 President Cassam Uteem Mauritius
2003 President Mohammed Khatami Iran
2004 President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva Brazil
2005 King Jigme Singye Wangchuk Bhutan
2006 King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al-Saud Saudi Arabia
2007 President Vladimir Putin Russia
2008 President Nicolas Sarkozy France
2009 President Nursultan Nazarbayev Kazakhstan
2010 President Lee Myung bak Republic of Korea
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State name No. of MP‘s at Lok Sabha
Andaman and Nicobar Island s 1
Andhra Pradesh 42
Arunachal Pradesh 2
Assam 14
Bihar 40
Chandigarh 1
Chhattisgarh 12
Dadra and Nagar Haveli 1
Daman and Diu 1
Goa 2
Gujarat 26
Haryana 10
Himachal Pradesh 4
Jammu and Kashmir 6
Jharkhand 14
Karnataka 28
Kerala 21
Lakshadweep 1
Madhya Pradesh 29
Maharashtra 48
Manipur 2
Meghalaya 2
Mizoram 1
Nagaland 1
Orissa 21
Puducherry 1
Punjab 13
Rajasthan 25
Sikkim 1
Tamil Nadu 39
Tripura 2
Uttar Pradesh 80
Uttarakhand 5
West Bengal 42
Delhi 7
Total Records 545
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Party Cabinet Ministers Ministers of State Total
Indian National Congress 27 32 59
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 3 4 7
Trinamool Congress 1 6 7
Nationalist Congress Party 1 2 3
Jammu and Kashmir National Conference 1 0 1
Muslim League 0 1 1
Total 33 45 78
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1900s

  • Telecom scam (Sukh Ram)
  • HDW Submarine
  • Bitumen scam
  • Tansi land deal
  • JMM Bribery Scandal
  • St Kitts case
  • Urea scam
  • Anantnag transport subsidy scam
  • 1971 Nagarwala scandal
  • Fodder scam
  • 1975: Declaration of Emergency
  • Churhat lottery scam

 1990s

  • Bofors Scandal (1990)
  • Animal Husbandry Case (1990)
  • Bombay Stock Exchange Manipulation & Fraud by Harshad Mehta (1992)
  • Hawala scandal (1993)
  • Bangalore – Mysore Infrastructure Corridor (1995)
  • Sukh Ram (1996)
  • Fodder Scam in Bihar (1996)
  • Kerala SNC Lavalin power scandal (1997)
  • [Countless Corruption and Illegal Money Sources], [J. Jayalalitha, AIADMK chief]—-Still some cases are running in court

 2000s

  • Ketan Parekh Scandal, Barak Missile Deal Scandal, Tehelka Scandal (2001)
  • Army-Coffins Scandal, MIG-Fighter Jets
  • Taj corridor case (2002-2003)
  • Telgi scandal (2003)
  • Nitish Katara Murder Case (2004)
  • Oil-for-food programme scam (Natwar Singh) (2005)
  • Jessica Lal case (2006)
  • Human Trafficking Scam involving Babubhai Katara.
  • Gujarat Fake Encounter Controversy (2007)
  • Cash-for-votes scandal in the federal parliament (2008)
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  • Satyam scandal.
  • [Spectrum Scandal],[M.P.Raja, DMK FAMILY][2009
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Party Number of States/Territories won States/Territories Current coalition (2009)
Indian National Congress 12 Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Delhi†, Goa, Haryana, Maharastra, Meghalaya,Manipur, Mizoram, Pondicherry†, Rajasthan United Progressive Alliance
Bharatiya Janata Party 6 Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand National Democratic Alliance
Communist Party of India (Marxist) 3 Kerala, Tripura, West Bengal Third Front
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam 1 Tamil Nadu United Progressive Alliance
Janata Dal (United) 1 Bihar National Democratic Alliance
Nagaland People’s Front 1 Nagaland National Democratic Alliance
Shiromani Akali Dal 1 Punjab National Democratic Alliance
Bahujan Samaj Party 1 Uttar Pradesh Third Front
Biju Janata Dal 1 Orissa Third Front
Jammu & Kashmir National Conference 1 Jammu & Kashmir United Progressive Alliance
Sikkim Democratic Front 1 Sikkim None

Currently, United Progressive Alliance is in power in 12 states (+2 territories), National Democratic Alliance is in power in 9 states, and the Third Front is in power in 5 states.

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Chief Ministers by State

STATE   NAME   TOOK OFFICE   PARTY   FMR  
Andhra Pradesh Konijeti Rosaiah 2009-09-03 Indian National Congress all
Arunachal Pradesh Dorjee Khandu 2007-04-09 Indian National Congress all
Assam Tarun Kumar Gogoi 2001-05-17 Indian National Congress all
Bihar Nitish kumar 2005-11-24 Janata Dal (United) all
Chhattisgarh Raman Singh 2003-12-07 Bharatiya Janata Party all
Delhi† Sheila Dikshit 1998-12-03 Indian National Congress all
Goa Digambar Kamat 2007-06-08 Indian National Congress all
Gujarat Narendra Modi 2001-10-07 Bharatiya Janata Party all
Haryana Bhupinder Singh Hooda 2005-03-05 Indian National Congress all
Himachal Pradesh Prem Kumar Dhumal 2007-12-30 Bharatiya Janata Party all
Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah 2009-01-05 Jammu & Kashmir National Conference all
Jharkhand President’s Rule     all
Karnataka B. S. Yeddyurappa 2008-05-28 Bharatiya Janata Party all
Kerala V. S. Achuthanandan 2006-05-18 Communist Party of India (Marxist) all
Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chauhan 2005-11-29 Bharatiya Janata Party all
Maharashtra Ashok Chavan 2008-12-08 Indian National Congress all
Manipur Okram Ibobi Singh 2002-03-02 Indian National Congress all
Meghalaya Don Kupar Roy 2009-05-13 Indian National Congress all
Mizoram Lal Thanhawla 2008-12-07 Indian National Congress all
Nagaland Neiphiu Rio 2003-03-06 Nagaland People’s Front all
Orissa Naveen Patnaik 2000-05-17 Biju Janata Dal all
Pondicherry† V. Vaithilingam 2008-09-04 Indian National Congress all
Punjab Parkash Singh Badal 2007-02-28 Shiromani Akali Dal all
Rajasthan Ashok Gehlot 2008-12-12 Indian National Congress all
Sikkim Pawan Kumar Chamling 1994-12-12 Sikkim Democratic Front all
Tamil Nadu M Karunanidhi 2006-05-12 Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam all
Tripura Manik Sarkar 1998-03-11 Communist Party of India (Marxist) all
Uttarakhand Ramesh Pokhriyal 2007-03-12 Bharatiya Janata Party all
Uttar Pradesh Mayawati 2007-05-13 Bahujan Samaj Party all
West Bengal Buddhadeb Bhattacharya 2000-10-06 Communist Party of India (Marxist) all
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  • Indian National Congress–145
  • Bharatiya Janata Party–138
  • Communist Party of India (Marxist)–43
  • Samajwadi Party–36
  • Rashtriya Janata Dal–24
  • Bahujan Samaj Party–19
  • Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam–16
  • Shiv Sena–12
  • Biju Janata Dal–11
  • Communist Party of India–10
  • Nationalist Congress Party–9
  • Janata Dal (United)–8
  • Shiromani Akali Dal–8
  • Pattali Makkal Katchi–6
  • Telugu Desam Party–5
  • Telangana Rashtra Samithi–5
  • Jharkhand Mukti Morcha–5
  • Lok Janashakti Party–4
  • Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam–4
  • Independents–5
  • Others–30
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