Civics

Name the two Houses of the Indian Parliament.


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The two houses of Indian Parliament are Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha. The Lower House, the House of People or the Lok Sabha consists of 545 elected members and two members nominated to represent the Anglo-Indian community. The council of states, known in Hindi as the Rajya Sabha, is the Upper Chamber of the Indian Parliament. It is composed of not more than 250 members.
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