Chhattisgarh State was created by the Madhya Pradesh Reorganization act 2000. It was approved by India’s then-president on August 2000. With the creation of this state, there emerged the Chhattisgarh Vidhan Sabha who’s the first session was held at the Jashpur hall at Rajkumar College. After a while, the Vidhan Sabha relocated to their newly constructed Bhavan at Vidhan Nagar as far as it is well known by a number of people.
The current speaker of the Chhattisgarh Vidhan Sabha is Gaurishankar Agrawal. He has been the speaker since 6th January 2014. The three arms of government in Chhattisgarh state are; executive authority, legislative assembly, and legislative council.
The Assembly Elections 2018 will be held to elect members from the ninety constituencies in Chhattisgarh. Its tenure is scheduled to end between 5thand 20th January 2019.
Famous political parties in Chhattisgarh include:
• Aarakshan Virodhi Party
• Chhattisgarh Mukti Morcha
• Chhattisgarh Vikas Party
• Janta Congress Chhattisgarh
• Bharatiya Janata political party
Popular politicians in the state of Chhattisgarh are:
- Raman Singh
Born in October 1952, he is a prominent Indian politician who is presently the Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh as of 7th December 2003. Being a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party and is currently serving his third term as Chief Minister
- Brijmohan Agrawal
He is the minister of Water Resources Department, Agriculture, and Bio-Technology, Animal Husbandry, Fisheries, Ayacut, Endowment of Chhattisgarh. Bridgmohan’s a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
- Ajay Chnadrakar
Ajay serves as the Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Education, Parliamentary affairs and rural development in Chhattisgarh State. He is also a member of the Bharatiya Janata political party.
- Rajesh Munat
Rajesh is the cabinet minister in charge of law and order in Chhattisgarh. He is part of Bharatiya Janata.
- Amit Jogi
Jogi is a member of the legislative assembly who was born in the United States and son of former Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Ajit Jogi