Regional Parties

Regional Parties
S.No. State/UT Party Popular Name Founded Leader
1 Andhra Pradesh Telugu Desam Party TDP 1982 N. Chandra Babu Naidu
YSR Congress Party YSRCP 2009 Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy
2 Arunachal Pradesh People’s Party of Arunachal PPA 1987 TomoRiba
3 Assam All India United Democratic Front AIUDF 2004 BadruddinAjmal
AsomGanaParishad AGP 1985 Prafulla Kumar Mahanta
Bodoland People’s Front BPF 1985 HagramaMohilary
4 Bihar Janata Dal (United) JD(U) 1999 Nitish Kumar
Lok Janshakti Party LJP 2000 Ram Vilas Paswan
Rashtriya Lok Samta Party RLSP 2013 UpendraKushwaha
Rashtriya Janata Dal RJD 1997 Lalu Prasad Yadav
5 Delhi AamAadmi Party AAP 2012 Arvind Kejriwal
6 Goa MaharashtrawadiGomantak Party MGP 1963 Shashikala Kakodkar
7 Haryana Haryana Janhit Congress (BL) HJC(BL) 2007 KuldeepBishnoi
Indian National Lok Dal INLD 1999 Om Prakash Chautala
8 Jammu & Kashmir Jammu & Kashmir National Conference JKNC 1932 Omar Abdullah
Jammu & Kashmir National Panthers Party JKNPP 1982 Bhim Singh
Jammu and Kashmir People’s Democratic Party JKPDP 1998 Mehbooba Mufti
9 Jharkhand All Jharkhand Students Union AJSU 1986 Sudesh Mahto
Jharkhand MuktiMorcha JMM 1972 Shibu Soren
Jharkhand VikasMorcha (Prajatantrik) JVM(P) 2006 Babu Lal Marandi
Rashtriya Janata Dal RJD 1997 Lalu Prasad Yadav
10 Karnataka Janata Dal (Secular) JD(S) 1999 H.D. Deve Gowda
11 Kerala Indian Union Muslim League IUML 1948 E. Ahamed
Kerala Congress (M) KC(M) 1979 C.F. Thomas
Revolutionary Socialist Party RSP 1940 T.J.Chandrachoodan
Janata Dal (Secular) JD(S) 1999 H.D. Deve Gowda
12 Maharashtra Maharashtra NavnirmanSena MNS 2006 Raj Thackeray
Shiv Sena SS 1966 Uddhav Thackeray
13 Manipur Manipur State Congress Party MSCP 1997 WahengbamNipamacha
Naga People’s Front NPF 2002 Neiphiu Rio
14 Meghalaya Hill State People’s Democratic Party HSPDP 1968 H.S. Lyngdoh
National People’s Party NPP 2013 P.A. Sangma
United Democratic Party UDP 1972 Donkupar Roy
15 Mizoram Mizo National Front MNF 1959 Lalduhawma
Mizoram People’s Conference MPC 1972 Pu Lalhmingthanga
16 Nagaland Naga People’s Front NPF 2002 Neiphiu Rio
17 Odisha Biju Janata Dal BJD 1997 Naveen Patnaik
18 Puducherry All India N.R. Congress AINRC 2011 N. Rangasamy
PattaliMakkalKatchi PMK 1989 G. K. Mani
All India Anna DravidaMunnetraKazhagam AIADMK 1972 Jayalalithaa
DravidaMunnetraKazhagam DMK 1949 M. Karunanidhi
19 Punjab Shiromani Akali Dal SAD 1920 Parkash Singh Badal
AamAadmi Party AAP 2012 Arvind Kejriwal
20 Sikkim Sikkim Democratic Front SDF 1993 Pawan Kumar Chamling
Sikkim KrantikariMorcha SKM 2013 Prem Singh Tamang
21 Tamil Nadu All India Anna DravidaMunnetraKazhagam AIADMK 1972 Jayalalithaa
DesiyaMurpokkuDravidarKazhagam DMDK 2005 Vijayakanth
DravidaMunnetraKazhagam DMK 1949 M. Karunanidhi
22 Telangana Telugu Desam Party TDP 1982 N. Chandra Babu Naidu
YSR Congress Party YSRCP 2009 Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy
All India Majlis-e-IttehadulMuslimeen AIMIM 1927 AsaduddinOwaisi
Telangana RashtraSamithi TRS 2001 KalvakuntlaChandrashekar Rao
23 Uttar Pradesh Rashtriya Lok Dal RLD 1996 Ajit Singh
Samajwadi Party SP 1992 Mulayam Singh Yadav
Samajwadi Janata Party (Rashtriya) SJP 1990 Chandra Shekhar
24 West Bengal All India Forward Bloc AIFB 1939 Debabrata Biswas
Revolutionary Socialist Party RSP 1940 T.J.Chandrachoodan